Category Archive: Higher Ed

In praise of diversity, inclusion and civility

It has come to my attention that a number of acts of vandalism and incivility have occurred on the campus in the wake of HB2. The Gillings School’s leaders are committed to diversity, inclusion and civility, and we do not condone discrimination or acts of intolerance. We are on record… Read More

The water crisis in Flint, Michigan: This is public health

We take so many things for granted in the U.S., including having safe water for drinking and bathing. When officials state repeatedly that water is safe, most citizens believe them. However, residents of Flint, Mich., were betrayed by officials at every level—local, state and federal. It’s a story that’s happened… Read More