- UNC law professor opens new anti-poverty research project Updated: Jul-06-15 1:01 pm
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina - In the wake of the controversial closure of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's anti-poverty center, the law school professor who led the center has launched an anti-poverty research fund outside of the domain of university leaders.
- NC Central ready for scrutiny for new student union project Updated: Jul-04-15 11:26 am
DURHAM, North Carolina - North Carolina Central University is getting ready to finish a proposal to build a new student union, mindful that the officials are putting proposals under more scrutiny to make sure student fees aren't unfairly increased.
- Time will tell if furling the rebel flag means deeper change Updated: Jun-28-15 11:13 am
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Across the South, Confederate symbols are toppling, teetering or at least getting critical new looks. But is it a sign of real change in a region known for fiercely defending its complex traditions, or simply the work of frightened politicians and nervous corporate bean counters scrambling for cover in the wake of another white-on-black atrocity?
- UNC-CH to head national coastal hazards preparedness center Updated: Jun-23-15 4:38 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina's flagship university is taking the lead in research on how American coastal communities can adapt to hazards.
- Former UNC-Chapel Hill head William B. Aycock dies at 99 Updated: Jun-21-15 7:08 pm
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina - William Brantley Aycock, who headed North Carolina's flagship university through a basketball scandal and a law banning Communists from speaking on campus, died at age 99, his daughter said Sunday.
- Accrediting body: Academic fraud nets UNC 1-year probation Updated: Jun-11-15 6:21 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - An accreditation agency important to colleges receiving federal funds put the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on probation Thursday for a year over its academic fraud scandal.