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100 Gallons

With a $20,000 grant from UNC's two-year Water In Our World theme, “100 Gallons” — the school's interactive Web experience that explores the human connection with water — will include local and regional topics during summer 2013.

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5 reasons communicators need the UNC MATC

1. Engage with like-minded and driven peers.
The MATC admits small groups of talented students who experience the program together. Students interact with and learn from one another online and in person, fostering camaraderie through a shared desire to retool for digital media. This tight-knit support group is a professional asset and adds depth to the learning process.

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A note from outgoing MATC academic director

I believe it’s time for a change!  After almost five years as the academic director of the MATC program, I’m leaving my administrative role and joining the program’s esteemed faculty.

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A True Companion

Society for News Design's 2014 Best of Student Design competition
First place: Infographics
Designer: Melissa Borden '14
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Ad Club

The Ad Club is an academic chapter affiliated with the American Advertising Federation (AAF).

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Advanced Reporting: Who Owns Our Water?

During the fall 2014 semester, students in adjunct professor Roddy Boyd's MEJO 453: "Advanced Reporting" class explored the legal battle between aluminum manufacturer Alcoa and the state of North Carolina over rights to a portion of the Yadkin River in Stanly County.

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Advertising students experience life in the fast lane

UNC MJ-school professor Dana McMahan's students accepted FOX Sports University's challenge of helping FOX Sports increase fan engagement with its promotion of NASCAR and the Daytona 500. After successfully pitching to FOX Sports and NASCAR, students attended the Daytona 500 to see their ideas in action. See what students had to say about FOX Sports U, NASCAR and life in the fast lane in the video below. 

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Advertising | Public Relations Innovation Lab

The Advertising | Public Relations Innovation Lab provides a collaborative space for students in the advertising and public relations specializations in Room 21 of Carroll Hall.

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Affirmative Consent

Society for News Design's 2017 Best of Student Design competition
First place: Standalone Media
Designer: Lisa Dzera '16
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Astronaut Scholarship Foundation | Public Service Program

The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation, founded by the original Mercury astronauts Shepard, Glenn, Slayton, Schirra, Cooper and Carpenter, provides some of the largest individual merit awards in the US for the student of engineering, science and astronautics. 
All of the Apollo astronauts were trained in celestial navigation at UNC's Morehead Planetarium, beginning in 1960.

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