Chela Tu

5k Run/Walk to End Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer is the 6th most diagnosed cancer in the United States. Sadly, not a lot of people know about bladder cancer even though it is relatively common. There will be about 80,000 new cases of bladder cancer diagnosed this year alone, and sadly over 17,000 people will die from the disease. – Mary Dunn, Secretary of the NC Triangle Chapter of BCAN The Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) raises funds to advance research in order to provide better treatment options for patients with bladder cancer. Listen to Mary Dunn’s conversation about the 5k Walk/Run to End Bladder Cancer...

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Tu for Two: Salon

“A gathering of intellectual, social, and cultural elites, verging on the raffish, under the roof of an inspiring hostess to enjoy an afternoon of art, music, and conversation for the purpose of refinement of tastes, increased knowledge and, above all, amusement.”

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This is Tourism: Tar Heel Steve

“That’s why when you think of what’s in the museum, is Carolina basketball, but it’s about bringing people to the whole campus.  You hope that when a group comes through, and maybe they’re coming specifically to the Basketball Museum, but they also then go see other parts of campus. They come to Chapel Hill, they come to Franklin Street. I know when I go elsewhere, if I go to Fenway Park in Boston, I’m going to get a T-Shirt, or a hat, I’m going to get my kids something that says “Hey, I was there!” And that’s when the...

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Focus on Women Entrepreneurs (5 of 5)

So, it’s literally impossible for me to make any kind of list without including Oprah. And I certainly cannot leave her off a list of women entrepreneurs. Her story continues to amaze me. A woman of color who survived and overcame abuse and trauma to become a broadcaster, publisher, and philanthropist.

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This is Tourism: Community Player Deryl

On April 5, 2018, Ron Stutts interviewed Deryl McGuire, the founder of Orange Community Players (OCP), a community run theatrical group based out of Hillsborough, North Carolina. They have produced over 30 shows since 2005 and entertain patrons from across the country and from the local region. Ron could not help but sing aloud when he learned about the next OCP production for the summer, Oklahoma.

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