Dr. Aziz Sancar and Dr. Mark Peifer hosted a group of 20 ESL students from Grady Brown Elementary school on March 9th. The students came to Carolina's campus to tour facilities and conduct science experiments.
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Sancar, a professor and researcher in the UNC School of Medicine, earned the award for his work on mapping the cellular mechanisms that underlie DNA repair. He is Carolina's second Nobel winner, joining Oliver Smithies who won the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 2007. Sancar shares the prize with Thomas Lindahl of the Francis Crick Institute and Clare Hall Laboratory in Great Britain, and Paul Modrich of Duke University School of Medicine and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
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Aziz Sancar delivered his Nobel Lecture on Tuesday 8 December 2015, at the Aula Magna, Stockholm University. For more on Sancar, visit
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Mitch Prinstein, the John Van Seters Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at Carolina, looks at why some people are popular, why others struggle and “what you can do to make sure you have the kind of popularity that predicts the most fulfilling and longest life possible.”
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Artist Robin Frohardt created The Plastic Store as a part of her Andrew W. Mellon DisTIL Fellowship through Carolina Performing Arts. The art exhibit and puppet performances, housed within a space Frohardt outfitted to look like a real grocery store, feature everyday household and food items with a plastic-themed twist to call attention to the environmental and health issues that arise from plastic waste.
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The Good Bowls project, created by UNC-Chapel Hill nutrition professor Alice Ammerman, aims to provide better access to nutritionally valuable food for lower-income consumers and create economic opportunities for local farmers and food entrepreneurs. So far, Ammerman and her team have worked closely with organizations like Working Landscapes, a non-profit group dedicated to building more sustainable livelihoods in the areas surrounding Warren County, North Carolina, to help distribute Good Bowls and get the word out about the project.
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Rachael Flatt plans to earn her master’s and Ph.D. in clinical psychology at Carolina. She’s hoping to develop digital mental health tools to help athletes and retired athletes dealing with eating disorders and mental health as a whole.
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Code * Rex45, Gives You 45% off anything in the store, except bundles and coaching. If you buy bundles 1-4, You get a 30 minute free coaching session. If you make a decision by noon tomorrow, limit 10 subscribers. http://www.tradelikeagenius.com *This is a paid sponsorship by Trade Genius Academy Derek from Global Witness has connections in the Entertainment Industry from around the Globe. He was apart of the Production of Outbreak, a film that was released in 1995 in regards to an outbreak of Ebola. Interesting synchronicity, a couple weeks ago, there were several flights quarantined. The same day i did podcasts in reference to the quarantines, i also interviewed Derek. The interview was already scheduled and the podcasts and quarantines were random. i also talked about the film outbreak, without knowing Derek had anything to do with the Film. Only to find out later the connection. What are the odds? Grand Solar Minimum, Extreme Weather and more will also be discussed. Emergency Maps http://hisz.rsoe.hu/alertmap/index2.php Global Witness YT Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCclVK-uyaN-qYrSu05SjfSg New Ebola Virus found in Bats could spread to Humans https://www.health24.com/Medical/infectious-diseases/Ebola/new-ebola-virus-found-in-bats-potential-to-infect-humans-20180905 38,000 Pigs Killed as African Swine Fever Spreads https://www.newsweek.com/38000-pigs-killed-swine-fever-spreads-china-1101811 Outbreak Film, Ebola, Mass Pandemic https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Outbreak_(film) Super Typhoon Mangkhut https://www.cnn.com/2018/09/12/asia/super-typhoon-ompong-mangkhut-wxc-intl/index.html Tropical Storm Trami http://hisz.rsoe.hu/alertmap/database/index.php?pageid=tstorm_read&trid=1286 Exclusive Specials, Promotions and Podcasts at the Leak Project Website http://www.leakproject.com Subscribe to the Leak Project YouTube Channel Over 1700 Podcasts http://www.youtube.com/clandestinetimelord
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As students and their families unpacked carloads of clothes, bedding and dorm supplies during move-in, a small team of Facilities Services and other Finance and Operations staff was waiting for them at residence hall dumpster stations to support the Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling Student Move-in program.
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Thousands of first-year students gather at Carmichael Arena to hear remarks from Chancellor Carol L. Folt and other distinguished guests and be presented with their class banner. Students will enjoy performances from Moonlight Dance Crew and Harmonyx before heading to Fall Fest.
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Seven students from historically black colleges and universities spent six weeks at Carolina's inaugural Health Informatics Data Analytics and Visualization (HiDAV) boot camp. It's part of Project ENABLE, which received a $1.6 million grant from the United Health Care Foundation to expand educational tools and opportunities in health informatics. Read more about the boot camp and Project ENABLE here: https://unc.live/2Kcwmmp
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Join thousands of UNC-Chapel Hill students as they kick off the 2018-2019 school year by taking a drink from Carolina's Old Well. Campus legend holds that any students who sip from the iconic fountain on the first day of class can earn a 4.0 GPA.