Posts Dated Archive: March 2012

Water, water, we’re talking water everywhere

But 1.8 Billion people in the world still lack access to safe water and sanitation. Chancellor Thorp talks water It’s been a great week for water. At the UNC Board of Trustees (BOT) meeting Thursday March 22nd, Chancellor Thorp announced that water will be a two-year campus focus, in accord… Read More

Chapel Hill quiet

Spring breaks; town is quiet It’s been spring break—not for most faculty and staff in our School, but the town has been so quiet that my drive to work was halved. I like the quiet but also the buzz when everyone is back. While fully engaged in everything else on our… Read More

You can have it all! Can you?

Linda Birnbaum speaks at UNC Linda Birnbaum, PhD, DABT, ATS, Director, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and National Toxicology Program Division, Spoke at UNC Friday. We were delighted to host her at the SPH. Dr. Birnbaum’s thesis was that you can have it all, but you don’t have to… Read More