University of North Carolina Greensboro

Women's March, Washington DC, 1/21/2017
Mark Dixon / Wikimedia Commons -2017

Hundreds of thousands of women packed the streets in January as part of the Women’s March. Many donned pink, cat-eared “pussy hats” to mark their participation. This march, alongside many other public demonstrations and landmark court decisions throughout history, have made the fight for gender equality visible to the greater American public. But the movement has really been fueled day-to-day by the work of activists, organizers and regular citizens. 

a camera and computer inside a classroom at a Durham Public school.
Brian Batista / For WUNC

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and Rockingham County Schools have proposed a new partnership to bring a "lab school" to Moss Elementary School starting fall of 2018.