NC should invest in water, the new oil

October 18, 2013

A News & Observer editorial written by UNC faculty member Peter Coclanis advocating for improved water infrastructure investment in North Carolina:

PlayMakers performs poolside

October 16, 2013

A Daily Tar Heel feature on the plans to use a 15-ton heated pool for two of PlayMakers Repertory Company’s upcoming shows, Mary Zimmerman’s Metamorphoses and William Shakespeare’s The Tempest. For more information:

‘Water in Our World’ theme extended into 2014-15

October 11, 2013

A Daily Tar Heel recap of the decision to extend the University’s inaugural pan-campus theme “Water In Our World” for a third year. For more information:

Todd Miller receives UNC honor

October 11, 2013

Todd Miller, executive director of the North Carolina Coastal Federation and a member of the Institute for the Environment at UNC’s Board of Visitors, will be honored with a Distinguished Alumnus Award during this year’s University Day celebration. For more … Continued

What’s My Story: Fisheries Ecologist

October 11, 2013

A UNC TV Science profile on Joel Fodrie, a fisheries ecologist at the Institute for Marine Sciences at UNC. For more information: