WUNC

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North Carolina Public Radio broadcasts on terrestrial radio at 91.5 FM in the Chapel Hill/Raleigh/Durham area, on 88.9 FM Manteo, serving the North East outer banks and coastal communities, and on 90.9 FM from Rocky Mount serving portions of "Down East" North Carolina and Sandhills. The station also streams 24/7 online in mp3, Windows Media and Real Audio.

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42 Pieces

WUNC's American Graduate Project is part of a nationwide public media conversation about the dropout crisis.

  • From: WUNC
  • Updated: Aug 15, 2012
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11 Pieces

Free! - Ten part series about challenges facing a public high school in North Carolina.

  • From: WUNC
  • Updated: Aug 08, 2012
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25 Pieces

Sex and relationships are intimate — and sometimes intimidating to talk about. Host Anita Rao guides us on an exploration of our brains and our bodies that touches down in taboo territory.

  • From: WUNC
  • Updated: Mar 08, 2021
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14 Pieces

The North Carolina Teacher Project is a year-long look at the teaching profession, told through in-depth feature stories, comprehensive policy discussions on The State of Things, intimate conversations between students and teachers, and multimedia presentations.

  • From: WUNC
  • Updated: Dec 03, 2013
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6 Pieces

Documentary series on the impact of NCLB and high stakes testing at one high school

  • From: WUNC
  • Updated: Jan 20, 2008
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11 Pieces

Various Fundraiser pieces

  • From: WUNC
  • Updated: Jul 20, 2004
Caption: 2014 Teen Reporters, Credit: Carol Jackson
5 Pieces

Every summer, WUNC mentors high school students who are aspiring journalists. This is a collection of their best stories.

  • From: WUNC
  • Updated: Feb 02, 2015

Latest Pieces

Caption: Polyamorous relationships look as different as the people who get into them., Credit: Canva
We have many examples of two-person relationships...but not so many of what love and relationships look like for people who have multiple partners....

  • Added: Mar 12, 2021
  • Length: 53:26
Caption: There's no "standard" way to period. Menstruation experiences vary as wildly as the people who have them., Credit: m Reckmann / Flickr / CC
Periods happen to a lot of us - but what goes on in the body during menstruation remains a mystery for many and is unique to each person. North Car...

  • Added: Mar 11, 2021
  • Length: 53:26
Caption: Mia Ives-Rublee at an adapted CrossFit competition in Wasaga Beach, ON, Canada. She pushed her physical limits as an athlete...and now tests her emotional endurance as an activist., Credit: Mia Ives-Rublee
Pushing physical boundaries in athletics teaches us that our minds and bodies are stronger than we think they are - and it gives us the tools to en...

  • Added: Mar 11, 2021
  • Length: 53:26
Caption: Shruti Shah (far right) with her father, sister and mother. Shruti's family adopted her from India when she was 11 months old., Credit: Shruti Shah
Transracial adoption can make adoptees feel culturally or racially dissociated. But when they seek out answers to feelings of trauma or confusion, ...

  • Added: Mar 09, 2021
  • Length: 53:26
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Parents get the message that “breast is best.” But nursing looks different in every case. Parents develop new, sometimes unexpected connections wit...

  • Added: Mar 09, 2021
  • Length: 53:26
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It’s a podcast and radio special that features a who’s who of the NC Music scene. Set in 1960s Manhattan, this radio drama is composed by Southern...

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  • Added: Dec 07, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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After steady, if slight, growth in teaching positions through 2009, the number of positions has taken steps backward in the following seven years. ...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2017
  • Length: 03:11
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The Department of Homeland Security will proceed with an Obama Administration grant program to counter violent extremism, but UNC-Chapel Hill is a...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2017
  • Length: :50
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UNC-Chapel Hill is waiting for the federal government to release money awarded by the Obama Administration. Nobody is sure if it will ever come.

  • Added: Sep 15, 2017
  • Length: 03:31
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Low end-of-grade test scores can have consequences for administrators and teachers. Districts can fire personnel at persistently low-scoring school...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2017
  • Length: 04:08