Miss Mary Mack Introduces Her Wings
Creative writing associate professor Tyree Daye reads "Miss Mary Mack Introduces Her Wings" from his new book of poems, Cardinal (Copper Canyon Press, 2020). Read a profile on Daye in the fall 2020 issue.
Doing COVID-19 Dirty Work
Employing wastewater epidemiology — proven useful in outbreaks of polio and opioid use — UNC microbiologist Rachel Noble is leading a state-wide collaboration tracking novel coronavirus outbreaks across North Carolina, gaining insight that testing individuals does not offer. Read the full story from Endeavors.
Virtually, Viv with Billy Crudup
PlayMakers Repertory Company Producing Artistic Director Vivienne Benesch talks with alumnus Billy Crudup (RTVMP ’90) in a new virtual series featuring industry professionals in a “fireside chat” with Benesch.
Southern Futures: Diverse voices for a changing region
Southern Futures is a new campuswide initiative that supports cutting-edge scholarship, creative endeavors and thoughtful conversations across disciplines.
A Poet’s Southern Atlas
Poet Tyree Daye's newest collection, "Cardinal," explores themes of the Great Migration through his lens as a Black man navigating away from — and returning to — the place he calls home.
A pandemic shapes a modeler’s research vision
Professor Serhan Ziya is applying his expertise in operations research to help hospitals and emergency departments during the current pandemic.
Mission always, people first
Alumna Lindsey Jefferies levels her wings, both in the cockpit and out.
Summer Bridge helped a pediatrician get a solid start at Carolina
Leon Livingston ’91, a pediatrician in Memphis, Tennessee, credits a UNC program called Summer Bridge with helping him jumpstart his academic career.
Freeman wins support to capture and disable coronavirus spikes
Associate professor Ronit Freeman is working on multiple areas of research related to COVID-19.
Inside This Issue
Southern Futures: Diverse voices for a changing region. Also inside: Carolina Pivots; A Poet's Roots; Pandemic-inspired research and more. View a reader-friendly flipbook.
Letter From the Dean
Virtual greetings from the first-ever virtual issue of Carolina Arts & Sciences magazine.