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Volume 5, No. 1 (Fall/Winter 2012)

Imagine having a great job waiting after graduation—with an employer ready to fund your master's degree. Students and faculty from this joint degree program explain what makes it spark.Read More

Etta Mae Whitner Patterson helped desegregate her hometown before becoming the first African American to enroll at its college. Read More

Can a research partnership between UNC Asheville and the Forest Service help win the race against time and save a beloved Appalachian ecosystem? Read More

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Volume 4, No. 2 (Summer 2012)

Graduating to the Next level-If there were a men's basketball tournament just for players who graduated this past May, UNC Asheville could have been the nation's top seed. Six players, including four starters on the Big South champion Bulldogs, received diplomas in May. Read More

Big-picture Thinking-In today's interconnected world, employers want liberal arts students who can look beyond their majors and connect the dots Read More

The Power of Inquiring Minds-For a group of UNC Asheville students, the National Conference on Undergraduate Research represents a challenge accepted and an opportunity seized.Read More

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Volume 4, No. 1 (Fall/Winter 2011)

The Sound of Science-Students explore the digital side of music production. Read More

Researching a Mysterious Malady-A professor and student race to understand the deadly White-Nose Syndrome that is killing bats. Read More

A Simple Equation: College + Town Read More

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Volume 3, No. 2 (Summer 2011)

The largest facility ever constructed on the UNC Asheville campus was dedicated in the spring. Read More

At UNC Asheville students find a curriculum that challenges them to think differently to ensure professional success. Read More

Balancing basketball and a tough academic schedule takes dedication and careful planning. Read More

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Volume 3, No. 1 (Fall/Winter 2010)

Rocky 1—Worth the Wait Read More

Making the Best of Hard Times—Part-time jobs and increased financial aid have helped many students cope with a tough economy. Read More

Field Notes from a Botanist—David Clarke: collector of plants in the world's last great tropical wilderness Read More

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Volume 2, No. 2 (Spring/Summer 2010)

Hands in Harmony—Photographer Tim Barnwell '77 explores the world of traditional crafts and music in Appalachia Read More

Students get an up-close geology lesson at the I-40 rockslide Read More

Dan Pierce brings history to life Read More

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Volume 2, No. 1 (Fall/Winter 2009)

NEMAC—Translating Data into meaningful and useful science Read More

Setting the standard—Zeis Hall brings science, multimedia to life Read More

Career Center—facing the job market Read More

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Volume 1, No. 2 (Spring/Summer 2009)

Connecting the dots on protecting farms—Research shows how residents and visitors value agriculture in Western North Carolina Read More

Community support grows for local foods on campus and at tailgate markets Read More

From the Smokies to the Piedmont, history professor Dan Pierce chronicles everyday Southern folks Read More

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Volume 1, No 1 (Fall/Winter 2008)

Mountains to the World—becoming global citizens students create a vibrant educational experience in Bolivia, returning with new insights and understanding Read more

Clearing the Air—Professor Bert Holmes and his cohort of student researchers may reveal replacements for greenhouse gases and ozone-depleting compounds. Read More

Meet Jane Fernandes—UNC Asheville's new provost A consensus builder, she deftly navigates the hearing and deaf worlds as she champions the liberal arts. Read More