Topic: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Early Puberty Linked To Higher Substance Use Throughout Adolescence

Oct. 7, 2013

A new University of Texas at Austin study reveals that teens for whom puberty begins early and who have rapid pubertal development are at greater risk for experimenting with cigarettes, alcohol and marijuana.

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Getting to know Dean Douglas Dempster

Jan. 24, 2008
Getting to know Dean Douglas Dempster

Douglas Dempster was named dean of the College of Fine Arts in December. Below he shares his vision for the future of arts at the university and what he likes to do in his spare time, which includes training for his third marathon.

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