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Service with a smile

December 12, 2016

  People who know Angelette Cheek know they are not going to hear any complaints from her about the long day she is having. Long days are embedded in a set routine that begins with the alarm clock blasting in … Read more

Mike McFarland: A man on a mission

December 9, 2016

For many years, a photo pinned to the wall of the News Services office showed Mike McFarland crouching on the floor at the National Press Club in Washington, holding a small tape recorder above his head to catch the words … Read more

The problem solver

December 9, 2016

  Over 16 years, Andy Johns has built a reputation as the indispensable fixer of thorny issues Johns has held many important titles at Carolina since he graduated in 1998 and went to work as a computer consultant for Administrative … Read more

The day porter finally has her day

December 9, 2016

  Renita Corbett keeps a pager on her hip. She never knows when a cleaning emergency may arise at the School of Dentistry, requiring quick action. “I’m all over the place,” she said, sitting down in the Koury Hall atrium … Read more

Massey winner is a rare Byrd

December 9, 2016

Randi Byrd fingered the delicate string of tiny colorful glass beads around her neck. She made the necklace herself, in the beaded jewelry tradition of her Cherokee ancestors. Beading was her hobby – until she discovered giant pumpkins. “It’s an … Read more