Hurricane and Tornado Preparedness

September 10, 2018

Hurricanes, tornadoes, high winds, flooding and other natural disasters can threaten the safety of laboratory personnel and detrimentally effect research operations in campus laboratories.

Campus Flu Clinics: Sept. 19 – Oct. 19

August 24, 2018

The Student Stores Pharmacy, located on the 3rd floor of UNC Student Stores, and Campus Health Pharmacy, located in the basement of Campus Health, will offer no-appointment flu shots for students, faculty and staff during open hours (Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-6 … Continued

NIH Requirements for Registration of Recombinant DNA Experiments

July 6, 2018

The intent of this communication is to remind all researchers on campus working with recombinant DNA (rDNA) or synthetic nucleic acids of the requirements by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and UNC policy to register their research with the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC).

Ebola Outbreak Update: Democratic Republic of the Congo

July 2, 2018

There has been significant progress in containing the EVD outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo. However, the outbreak is not yet over. The Ministry of Health and other national authorities, WHO, partners, and the global community continue to closely … Continued

OWASA Distributes Annual Water Quality Report Card

June 27, 2018

OWASA continued to meet or surpass all Federal and State standards for drinking water quality in 2017. The annual Water Quality Report Card was recently mailed to all account holders. The report may also be viewed by visiting, calling … Continued

National Safety Month 2018: Driving

June 25, 2018

(The information below is provided by the National Safety Council.) We all believe ourselves to be safe drivers, yet up to 94 percent of motor vehicle crashes involve human error. Follow these tips to help stay safe on the roads. … Continued