James C. Alwine, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
McCorkle Place, UNC-Chapel Hill
The Dozen Doughnut Dash is a 4-mile race starting where participants are challenged to 2.5 miles, eat a dozen doughnuts, and then complete another 1.5 miles! The race will take place on Saturday, September 5 beginning at the Old Well on the campus of UNC-Chapel Hill. Proceeds from the event benefit UNC Lineberger.s
Rugang Zhang, PhD, Associate Professor, Gene Expression and Regulation Program, The Wistar Institute
Shaomeng Wang, University of Michigan
Mark your calendars for the UNC Lineberger Annual Scientific Retreat, being held on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 1:00 until 6:00 p.m. at the Carolina Club. This year’s program will feature an array of faculty presentations, three presentations by current trainees, and a State of the Cancer Center talk by our Director, Dr. Sharpless. Registration will close on Tuesday, August 25.
Joshua Munger, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, The University of Rochester Medical Center
Mark Zylka, PhD Associate Professor Cell Biology and Physiology, UNC
Rodolphe Barrangou, Ph.D., North Carolina State University
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC
A great weekend of incredible music supporting the Be Loud Sophie Foundation returns to the Cat’s Cradle on August 28 and 29. Performances will include Southern Culture on the Skids, John Howie Jr. & The Rosewood Bluff, Dillon Fence, Preeesh! (a supergroup with many familiar faces) The Veldt and a great Saturday afternoon showcase especially for young adults and their families. Tickets are on sale now!
Bobby Arora, NYU