Visit


Lettuce Eat Café
In the lobby of the UNC NRI building on the North Carolina Research Campus in downtown Kannapolis. Serving fresh and delicious gourmet sandwiches, salads and sweets. We’re open Monday-Friday from 8 AM – 2 PM. The café is open to the public – we welcome your business.

Visit Kannapolis: From Cotton to Chromosomes Exhibit
Located in the Scholar’s Cover funded by the Cannon Foundation, just around the corner from the café.

Participate in Research Studies
Take a look at the bulletin boards in the café and main lobby to learn about ongoing research studies that you may be able to participate in. Eligible volunteers are paid for their participation.