Category Archive: Students

Violence and uncertainty

Assault on Paris reverberates Friday night, as Paris was rocked with unimaginable violence, many of us were transported back to those horrible moments of terror in this country on September 11th not so many years ago. Having lived in Washington, D.C., then, I know what it is to feel unsafe… Read More

Letter to the editor of The Daily Tar Heel

Evidence supports drinking age of 21 The following letter to the editor was published Thursday, August 20, in The Daily Tar Heel, UNC-Chapel Hill’s student newspaper, in response to a Wednesday, August 19, editorial. TO THE EDITOR: Regarding the August 19 editorial, “Prohibition is unsafe,” I agree strongly that UNC-Chapel… Read More

UNC-Chapel Hill smiles at the rain

Joyful commencement in spite of the weather If umbrellas could speak! Thousands of umbrellas were opened, then closed, and then opened again during UNC’s commencement on Sunday, as about 6,000 Carolina students graduated in Kenan Memorial Stadium. At the end of the ceremony, after a heartwarming rendition of Carolina In… Read More