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Putting Skill To Work

February 25, 2021

An argument for reimagining skill in a way that can extend economic opportunity to workers at the bottom of the labor market.


January 20, 2021

2020 has created deep uncertainty for all organizations, including credit unions. The COVID-19 pandemic has plunged the economy into a new type of recession, muddied the national political and policy environment, and transformed the most basic of our daily routines … Continued

Thorp Faculty Engaged Scholar Graduation

January 19, 2021

The FES program brings together selected faculty from across campus to engage in a two-year experiential, competency-based curriculum designed to advance their engaged scholarship.

Carolina Tracker: A Resource for Recovery

December 10, 2020

The Carolina Tracker website features timely stories, datasets and visualizations based on 30 different economic, social and transportation indicators for all 100 counties in North Carolina.

Reflections on Retooling for the Covid‑19 Pandemic

October 12, 2020

Factories are adapting to the new conditions and needs the coronavirus has introduced by retooling production lines and repurposing knowledge and technology to manufacture essential items for Covid‑19 management. Nichola Lowe and Tara Vinodrai assess the nature and scale of these retooling efforts and … Continued