Oct. 16, 2013 10:04
“The bulk of my work is graphic novels for young adults and children,” she says. “I think [comics are] just a really clear way to tell a story. It’s easy to convey images and ideas through comics and have them connect with younger readers because they grow up on such a visual world....
Oct. 16, 2013 10:04
Lesser and his overeducated group of nerds know that to appease the comicbook crowd, they will have to know their stuff. They’ve got to know Earth 1 from Earth 2, distinguish between the Iron Man suits and know the difference between Batgirl and Batwoman, and the red and Green Hulks....
Oct. 16, 2013 10:04
When District 3 Councilman Zack Matheny declared Greensboro “Comic Book City,” it was easy to shrug it off as just another hokey public-relations stunt. But Brian Ewing, one of the minds behind the city’s first downtown comicbook convention, assures us this is not the case....
Oct. 9, 2013 09:08
The Triad Beer TrailNorth Carolina experienced a boom in beermaking with the passage of HB392, known as the Pop the Cap Law, in 2005, which lifted a decades-old prohibition on high-alcohol beers like ...
Sept. 25, 2013 10:04
He pulled up outside the Green Door Wheel Works bike shop on West English Road in a late-model black Jeep 4-by-4 wearing shorts and a neon-green T-shirt displaying the Eiffel Tower with the slogan “Ball so hard” on a recent Thursday evening. The attire made sense, considering that he’d come from a kickball game in Greensboro....
Sept. 18, 2013 01:13
Sustainability is also an academic pursuit at NC A&T University, where students like Daniel Oldham spend years researching specific professional practices that could lead to an expanded use of recycling material that currently winds up in landfills...
Sept. 18, 2013 01:12
UNCG isn’t playing around when it comes to taking on sustainability. Nine of the university’s buildings are LEED certified, a green building certification, and renovations on the dining hall and other buildings moving forward will at least meet LEED silver standards in addition to the school’s gold—rated structures....

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