There's another incredible show of support for the North Carolina Tar Heels at their team hotel today. Hundreds of fans have turned out to send them off to today's regional final. Let's #GoHeels!
Ten years ago today, Jason Ray passed away. Ray was in New Jersey supporting the Tar Heels in the NCAA tournament as Rameses. The #UNC mascot and organ donor has left behind a legacy of life

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Jason Ray, UNC mascot and organ donor, left behind a legacy of life
We gave a member of UNC Bands our Snapchat Spectacles. Take a behind-the-scenes look at the #Sweet16 Carolina victory in Memphis. #GoHeels
The North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball team isn't the only group of students still dancing. #UNC Dance Marathon started at 7 p.m. yesterday, and almost 2,000 Tar Heels are still standing β€” and dancing β€” to benefit UNC Children's - North Carolina Children's Hospital. Here's a look at Dance Marathon by the numbers: [ Link ]
Hundreds of #UNC fans are at the team hotel to send off the North Carolina Tar Heels to the Sweet 16!
We went walking in Memphis and found some fired up Tar Heels fans ready for Friday's big game! And check out how well these members of the UNC General Alumni Association's Memphis Carolina Club accessorize too
What's in a name? For some folks we found at #UNC, it means everything. But these Tar Heels named Butler won't be having an identity crisis during the Sweet 16. They're leaving Butler behind to root for their North Carolina Tar Heels!
It's only natural that on #NationalPuppyDay we introduce you to REMINGTON! The golden retriever is the newest member of the North Carolina Tar Heels baseball team, and he serves an important role. The pup is Carolina's first athletics training room assistance dog β€” and also the first in the Atlantic Coast Conference

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So cool! Tar Heel Dayci Brookshire '04 got the chance to "come on down" recently during a taping of The Price Is Right's College Rivals special. The episode airs next Friday (March 31) so check it out to cheer on Dayci and #UNC [Photos: Richard Cartwright/CBS]
Los Trompos (Spinning Tops) have been installed at Ackland Art Museum, the plaza between Davis and Lenoir and Rams Head Plaza! They are an interactive installation that we invite the UNC community to enjoy as part of our Arts Everywhere initiative.
New listen: [ Link ] about learning organizations. What makes a good one? How does negative feedback and open review systems work? Plus more!

Brad Staats is an associate professor of operations at the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School.
How do you mark snails for easy identification in your research? This is how the Fodrie lab does it. #UNCWithMe [: UNC Institute of Marine Sciences]
Who is a woman at Carolina who inspires you? We asked that question to nearly two-dozen students, faculty and staff members on campus. Here's what they had to say. [ Link ]
As part of Women's History Month, we're highlighting Chaitra Powell, our African American Collections and Outreach Archivist! Chaitra works closely with African American individuals and communities to curate their own archives, empowering them to preserve their histories in their authentic voices.

A preeminent Southern historical archive at Carolina
Welcome back, Heels! We hope you had a wonderful Spring Break! [: Instagram user whitneyproffitt]
Survive and advance. Go Heels!
As the North Carolina Tar Heels men’s basketball team gets set to play Arkansas this evening, the North Carolina Collection’s View to Hugh blog takes a look back at previous matchups between the Tar Heels and the Razorbacks. #GoHeels

The Razorbacks are back | A View to Hugh
The North Carolina Tar Heels men's basketball team is traveling in style during March Madness. UNC first-year student and basketball player Shea Rush is the inspiration and creator of the hats. Rush started making them in high school and has now made a custom hat for every member of the team and coaching staff.

Fashion Madness: Meet the player behind UNC's custom-made fedoras
Tardigrades are nearly microscopic animals that can survive the harshest environments, including outer space. Now, researchers at #UNC have discovered how these animals, also known as water bears, can survive after a state of extreme dryness.

How a Water Bear Survives, Even When It’s Dry