Article Published by: ackland.org The Ackland Art Museum has commissioned its first major site-specific, outdoor art installation in nearly 20 years: a “stickwork” by Chapel Hill-based artist Patrick Dougherty entitled Step Right Up. The large-scale piece—comprised of five individual stickwork sculptures—was constructed entirely of tree saplings

Article Published by: alumni.unc.edu Five alumni were honored on University Day with the University’s Distinguished Alumna/Alumnus Awards as UNC marked its 224th birthday on Thursday. University Day, the anniversary of the 1793 laying of the cornerstone of Old East, also featured an address by Gov. Roy Cooper

Article Published by: alumni.unc.edu PlayMakers Repertory Company and the department of dramatic art have received a $12 million gift that will significantly increase the University’s performing arts programming, and rename the department’s building for a longtime arts patron. The endowment is the largest single gift by a

Article Published by: alumni.unc.edu Carolina baseball has a new teammate this year, but this member has four legs, not two. Remington, a 2-year-old golden retriever, is Carolina’s first athletics training room assistance dog. He’s also the first in the ACC. Remington’s official title is psychiatric medical alert