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Carolina Connection – Dec. 9, 2017

As finals approach, some students use Adderall as a study aid, but doctors warn of the danger. Students affected by DACA march in Raleigh to push for Congress to extend the program. UNC Health Care turns to pastoral counselors as part of the team providing mental health care to patients. Payment apps like Venmo are popular with students, but some worry about security. Finals week at UNC brings therapy dogs to campus, late-night concerts to the dining hall, and streakers to the library.

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Carolina Connection – Dec. 2, 2017

The tax reform plan moving through Congress could contain a big tax increase for graduate students. Women at UNC are among those joining the #MeToo movement and talking about their past experiences with sexual misconduct. A new collection at Wilson Library contains some little known documents and photos from the career of Dean Smith. Some fans are confused by a new bag policy at UNC sports venues. Why has The Nutcracker ballet become a Christmas tradition?

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Carolina Connection – Nov. 18, 2017

The tax reform bill moving through Congress would remove the tax deduction for college booster club dues. The UNC Board of Trustees hears opinions about the future of the Silent Sam monument. Students protest a campus appearance by a former advisor to President Trump. A new diet fad isn’t concerned about what you eat, but imposes limits on when you can eat it. Students work to make UNC more friendly to bees. Two students compose a new score to a very old film.

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