New Books, Times, And Authors For Bookwatch
There are three pieces of good news about my favorite television program, UNC-TV’s North Carolina Bookwatch: First, upcoming new programs feature so...
George Wayson On Making Time For Health
UNC Wellness Centers director George Wayson, coach of the UNC Health Care team, joined our Aaron Keck to talk about how to find time to exercise, how...
Dreaming Up A Carrboro Library
This is Nerys Levy, and I’m a friend of the Carrboro Branch Library. Over the past 25 years our group has struggled to get a fully functioning branc...
3D Printing Part I: The Technology
For the past several years, 3D printing technology has been garnering quite a few headlines. Unfortunately, as is common for the main-stream media, ma...
Focusing Your Investigation
This is Lew Margolis. As Attorney Kenneth Wainstein begins the latest next investigation of the impact of big-time sports on UNC, I’d like to offer ...
5 Secret Strategies For Planning An Awesome Road Trip
Whether your inspiration is Norman Rockwell or Chevy Chase, a family road trip can be the highlight of the summer. You are guaranteed to create life-l...
Q&A: Amithyst Hampden of Team UNC Wellness Center
What do you like? I enjoy running after the 15 minute start, because at that point my body is in the zone and I can keep going for another 15 with les...
North Carolina-Florida Women: Political Bellwethers
What important Democratic woman politician, a Wake Forest alumna who was born in North Carolina and later moved to Florida, has gained national attent...
Team Twig Scales The Wall
Anne Justus and Ken Norman (along with coach Gabby) of Team Twig were next up on the climbing wall:
Siobhan Allen On Getting Healthy As A Team
Siobhan Allen of Team UNC Health Care joined our Aaron Keck to talk about how how her fellow team members help motivate her to get fit.
China, The Canary in the Coal Mine
When I started writing Common Science in 2011, I did not envision devoting so many columns to resource constraint issues. However, every time I listen...
Jennifer Marsh On Exercises That Work For Her
The challenge has been fun, and I have tried lots of new things in my goal to complete the BINGO card. Last Sunday I finished all the items on the car...
My-Linh Luong Goes Wall-Climbing!
My Linh Luong, of Team Orange / Massage Envy Spa, took her Healthiest You Challenge to the next level by taking on the climbing wall. Assistant Coach ...
Where The Heck Am I Going?
I don’t know about you, but every once in a while I have one of those moments when I look at my life and literally say to myself, “where t...
Matt Bonds, Assistant Coach of Team Massage Envy at Eastgate, On Making Progress
Matt Bonds of UNC Wellness Center at Meadowmont joined our Aaron Keck to talk about his team’s progress, and to offer his tips for getting in sh...
“A Mountain Populist To The Very End”
When long-time legislator and lawyer Martin Nesbitt died last week at age 67, he was already on my mind for a column. The news of his stomach cancer, ...
Peg Todloski On Jump-Starting A New Lifestyle
I have loved, loved, loved the opportunity to use the UNC Wellness Center at Meadowmont. It’s such a great facility. I’ve always been a li...
Robin Maher On Her Healthiest You Journey
The 2014 Healthiest You Challenge has been a very positive experience for me. I have learned that exercise, although tough at times, can be fun and ve...
Freddie Kiger: “They Are My Heroes”
Freddie Kiger's speech on heroes and heroism, delivered February 23, 2014 at WCHL's Hometown Heroes recognition lunch.
Order Amidst Chaos, Or Vice Versa: “Arcadia” At Deep Dish
Deep Dish Theater tackles Tom Stoppard's "Arcadia," a dazzlingly smart play that leaps across time in search of truth.