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UNC System Expanding COVID-19 Vaccine Storage Capacity at all 15 Research Institutions

December 21, 2020

All 15 research institutions within the UNC System will soon be receiving 61 new freezers capable of safely storing COVID-19 vaccines at temperatures as low as -80 Celsius (-112 Fahrenheit).

Taking Flight—Using Drones for Restoration Efforts at the Donal C. O’Brien Jr. Sanctuary and Audubon Center

November 16, 2020

A pilot program will determine how effective drones are for restoration efforts that impact the resilience of natural ecosystems and coastal communities along the East Coast.

A Snapshot of Reopening N.C. Schools for In-Person Learning

October 28, 2020

As schools across the state operate online or with limited in-person learning plans, North Carolina families face complex concerns about viral transmission, mental health, educational challenges, and childcare needs.

Graduate Students Help Communities Address COVID-19 Challenges

October 27, 2020

Through the Graduate School’s I4 Boundary Spanners project, students are combining data science, public policy and service in ways that will help communities emerge from COVID-19 challenges.

Making “Public” Economic Data Accessible

October 16, 2020

As North Carolina continues its phased reopening amidst COVID-19 public safety measures, Carolina researchers are creating a digital data dashboard to help inform policymakers’ decisions on the state’s economic recovery.