Kathleen Mullan Harris, James E. Haar Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has been elected into the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest honors that a U.S. scientist or engineer can receive.
Month: April 2014
Protestors march through a fancy business luncheon, holding signs saying “on strike” and decrying intimidation tactics.
Donald Haggis, professor of classical archaeology and the Nicholas A. Cassas Term Professor of Greek Studies in the department of classics, was awarded a $200,000 grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation. The award will support ongoing archaeological excavations at Azoria, an early Greek city located on the island of Crete.
Joseph Haj, producing artistic director of PlayMakers Repertory Company, is leading a team of artists from PlayMakers to mount a production of William Shakespeare’s “Pericles” at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF). Haj, who helmed PlayMakers’ production of the epic adventure in 2008, will direct the OSF staging set for Feb. 28-Nov. 1, 2015. He takes …
Three academic advisers in UNC’s College of Arts and Sciences have won 2014 national advising awards.
College of Arts and Sciences faculty and teaching assistants were big winners in the 2014 University Teaching Awards, the highest campus-wide recognition for teaching excellence.
The College of Arts and Sciences seeks a full-time multimedia producer for a one-year paid editorial internship position in its fast-paced communications office.
The work of nine artists completing their master of fine arts degrees at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will be on display at the Ackland Art Museum from April 25 through June 1. Lauren Turner curated the group show, called “Parts of the Sum: MFA 2014.”