Focus Carolina

Every day, faculty members at UNC-Chapel Hill engage in groundbreaking research, innovative teaching and public service that makes an impact in our community and the state, nation and the world. Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times (7:36 a.m., 12:36 p.m. and 5:36 p.m.)  and on the weekends to hear their stories and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Focus Carolina: Erika Wise

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

Focus Carolina: Kelly Giovanello

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

Focus Carolina: Alice Ammerman

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

Focus Carolina: Cheryl Giscombé

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

Focus Carolina: Amelia Gibson

On this edition of Focus Carolina, Dr. Amelia Gibson researches how people with autism and their families seek information in their local communities.

Focus Carolina: Jeffrey Welty

In UNC's School of Government, Jeffrey Welty specializes in criminal law and procedure. As the founder of the North Carolina Criminal Law Blog, Welty guides individuals interacting with the criminal justice system. "Nobody asked me to start it. It was something that I...

Focus Carolina: Jeffrey Greene

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

Focus Carolina: Carissa Hessick

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

Focus Carolina: Katrijn Gielens

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

Focus Carolina: Dr. Rocio Quinonez

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

Focus Carolina: Cedric Bright

In this edition of Focus Carolina, presented by UNC, Dr. Cedric Bright discusses the MED program, which prepares minority students for life as doctors.

Focus Carolina: Shawn Hingtgen

At the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Dr. Shawn Hingtgen and his team morph skin cells into stem cells that chase cancer and kill it.

Focus Carolina: Rebecca Macy

Dr. Rebecca Macy from the UNC School of Social Work discusses her work with organizations to bring economic empowerment to domestic violence victims.

Focus Carolina: Penny Abernathy

For nearly a decade, Penny Abernathy from the UNC School of Media and Journalism has been documenting the decline of local newspapers.

Focus Carolina: Cristen Page

In this edition of Focus Carolina, presented by UNC, Dr. Cristen Page discusses her work with the FIRST program in North Carolina.

Focus Carolina: Kelly Ryoo

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

Focus Carolina: Edward Maydew

In this edition of Focus Carolina, presented by UNC, Dr. Edward Maydew from the Kenan-Flagler Business School discusses his work studying the tax code.

Focus Carolina: Allison Aiello

On today’s Focus Carolina, Dr. Allison Aiello from UNC researches how the flu spreads using technology in smart phones to track interactions between people.

Focus Carolina: Brian Sturm

Dr. Brian Sturm from UNC visits children staying at UNC Hospitals, reading them stories and helping them escape to a world of imagination.

Focus Carolina: Anita Brown-Graham

In this edition of Focus Carolina, presented by UNC, Anita Brown-Graham explains how the ncIMPACT program is helping displaced residents find jobs.

Focus Carolina: Erika Wise

Focus Carolina: Erika Wise

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

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Focus Carolina: Kelly Giovanello

Focus Carolina: Kelly Giovanello

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

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Focus Carolina: Alice Ammerman

Focus Carolina: Alice Ammerman

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

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Focus Carolina: Cheryl Giscombé

Focus Carolina: Cheryl Giscombé

Tune in to Focus Carolina during morning, noon and evening drive times and on the weekends to hear stories from faculty members at UNC and find out what ignites their passion for their work. Focus Carolina is an exclusive program on 97.9 The Hill WCHL, sponsored by...

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Focus Carolina: Amelia Gibson

Focus Carolina: Amelia Gibson

On this edition of Focus Carolina, Dr. Amelia Gibson researches how people with autism and their families seek information in their local communities.

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Focus Carolina: Jeffrey Welty

Focus Carolina: Jeffrey Welty

In UNC's School of Government, Jeffrey Welty specializes in criminal law and procedure. As the founder of the North Carolina Criminal Law Blog, Welty guides individuals interacting with the criminal justice system. "Nobody asked me to start it. It was something that I...

read more