Posts Dated Archive: February 2011

Diversity and inclusion make us better, stronger and smarter

Share Wonderful lecture by Isabel Wilkerson Last Friday night, we hosted a lecture by The Warmth of Other Suns’ author Isabel Wilkerson, with co-sponsors the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Center for the Study of the American South and Center for Global Initiatives. It was a night to remember!… Read More

Deciding on UNC, who’s in charge of our health and the budget…still

Share Why come to UNC-Chapel Hill? There is an interesting conversation on a student forum in which students are discussing whether to go to Columbia for a degree in health promotion or to UNC-Chapel Hill for health policy. (Of course, I think they should come here!) They talked about the welcoming… Read More

Trouble around the world

Share Protesters in Egypt; a heinous crime in Uganda Anyone who cares about free expression has to be repulsed by the way the Egyptian government is closing down access to the internet, limiting free expression and firing on its own citizens. I admire the people who are daring to march… Read More