Meet The Bloggers: Luke Gaines

May 26, 2016

Hi, my name is Luke Gaines and I am Carolina Housing’s summer’s video production intern! You’ll be seeing a lot of videos about tips and tricks for things relating to living on campus this summer. If you have any comments … Continued

A Piece of Cake

March 24, 2016

Without a car or your own kitchen, cooking in a residence hall is a difficult task—myth or fact? The truth is, whipping up a batch of delicious treats doesn’t have to be complicated! With just three simple ingredients, baking supplies … Continued

RLPs at a Glance

February 25, 2016

Imagine living with a community of students who are all passionate about the same thing as you. Pretty cool, right? Residential Learning Programs (RLPs) offer all of the perks of living on-campus, with the added benefit of a unique educational … Continued

RA Spotlight: Jovonnie Quintero

November 30, 2015

  Jovonnie Quintero Year: Junior Residence Hall: Morrison Major: Sociology Other Extracurricular Activities: Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity, Honor Court, NC Fellows Class of 2017 What is your favorite thing about being an RA?: I have 17 siblings, so I grew up valuing the … Continued

RA Spotlight: Jennie Lugten

November 23, 2015

  Jennie Lugten Year: Sophomore Residence Hall: Hinton James Major: Psychology Other Extracurricular Activities: Summit College What is your favorite thing about being an RA?: I love having the opportunity to provide an environment that is welcoming and for my residents to know that they … Continued

Halloween in the Halls

November 6, 2015

October 31st…when else will you see a pack of dancing bananas, groups of Disney characters, and superheroes roaming Chapel Hill? While Halloween on Franklin Street is a long-celebrated tradition, the residence halls hosted plenty of spooky events all weekend long … Continued

CoGo 101

October 22, 2015

The perks of residence life are plentiful—proximity to classes, easy access to campus resources, a sense of community, and…free quesadillas? You’ve probably been riding the elevator, brushing your teeth in the bathroom, or just hanging out in the study lounge … Continued

Tar Heel Transportation: Getting Around Campus

September 8, 2015

You leave your room in Hinton James, head to class in Carroll Hall, eat lunch at Lenoir, circle back to another class in Genome Sciences, work out at the SRC, return to Hinton James, then go to dinner with friends … Continued

Residence Hall How-To’s: Doing Laundry

August 24, 2015

You’ve been living in your residence hall for a week or two, and you notice your laundry hamper filling up quickly. Your mom is not around to conveniently wash, dry, fold, and deliver your clothes right to your room, and … Continued