More than two dozen speakers were allowed to share their ideas with the board Wednesday, with most saying the Confederate statue should be removed because it promotes an unsafe and racist atmosphere on campus.
The president of the commission that accredits UNC-Chapel Hill said in a letter released today that it will not look further into statements the university made to the NCAA’s infractions committee regarding the legitimacy of classes in the long-running academic scandal.
Trump advisor Sebastian Gorka's speech at UNC Monday night, Nov. 13, 2017 draws protesters including Deborah Friedman, of Durham, arguing with Andrew Curley, a post doc in geography at UNC about Israel and Palestine.
Proposed federal tax changes would levy new taxes on the endowments of private universities like Duke, reduce the deductibility of student-loan interest, count grad student cost breaks as income, change the tax rules for charitable giving and even tinker with the ones that govern debt financing.
The faculty member, Altha Cravey, has been an outspoken presence on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus. She has twice been denied promotion to full professor, while male colleagues have been promoted, according to a lawsuit.