Carolina Global Photography Competition Announced

July 26, 2012

The 13th Annual Amateur Carolina Global Photography Competition hosted by the UNC Center for Global Initiatives , UNC Study Abroad Office, and UNC Global has officially been announced. Open to all students, staff, faculty, and alumni, the submission period for … Continued

2012 London Olympics and Water

July 17, 2012

Some interesting water-related facts regarding the 2012 London Olympics: – Demand for water in London is predicted to rise by as much as 5% during the course of the games. – 21.5 million pounds were spent in cleaning the River … Continued

Old crab pots may revive oyster harvests

July 16, 2012

Another recent article which was spotlighted on the University homepage in regards to UNC’s Institute for Marine Sciences’ work to transform abandoned crab pots into thriving oyster habitats. Thus far, this initiative has helped improve water quality thanks to the … Continued

College of Arts & Sciences article on Valerie Lambert

July 16, 2012

The following is a link to a recent article published on the UNC College of Arts & Sciences website about Valerie Lambert, faculty member in the Anthropology department. Her work has particular significance to the “Water  In Our World” theme … Continued