Topics: Corrections

US Senate releases survey, finds weak sexual assault policies on college campuses

On the heels of a national push to address sexual violence on college campuses, UNC is set to implement its new sexual assault policy for the fall semester.

Q&A with former UNC basketball player Danny Green


Danny Green, former North Carolina basketball player and member of the 2009 NCAA championship team, and the San Antonio Spurs were crowned NBA champions June 15 — making Green, Michael Jordan and James Worthy the only Tar Heels to win both NCAA and NBA championships.

Title IX covers transgender students

The conversation surrounding Title IX has been constantly evolving on college campuses around the country, with the latest change formally including transgender people.

Low pay harms K-12 teacher recruitment and retention


In 2000 an engineer left an annual salary of $70,000 to teach and nurture students’ passion for science.

“Fourteen years later, my pay is still not back up to where I was when I left the (research) industry,” said Raymond Thomas, now a Carrboro High School science teacher.

NC House of Representatives releases state budget proposal

With less than two weeks before the new fiscal year, the push compromise on the state budget has begun.

Carrboro Board of Aldermen talk business parking options

Carrboro’s employers might be stuck paying for their employees to park on far-off residential streets to free up parking for downtown customers.

200 people helped Merritt’s Store and Grill celebrate 85th anniversary

She was sitting at Merritt’s Store and Grill when Patricia Fields Neubert, a child at the time, realized what she wanted to do with the rest of her life.

BREAKING: UNC releases outside review of Mary Willingham's research

The outside review board reviewing former athletic tutor Mary Willingham’s research has determined that the majority of student-athletes in her test sample could read at a college level.

UNC considers raising student transit fee for bike share program


For many students, making it to class on time requires owning a bike.

Carolina Ale House will open in former Yates Motor building

A building once used for an infamous Occupy protest will now house a chain restaurant.

Panel holds discussion on American Studies Association boycott of Israeli institutions


Fighting, interruptions and high emotions took over what was supposed a calm explanation Monday night of the national American Studies Association’s decision to boycott Israeli academic institutions.

New Student Body President election format will be passed to Christy Lambden

A bill passed by Student Congress last Tuesday that would change student body elections to an instant runoff format is headed to outgoing Student Body President Christy Lambden’s desk.

Climbing competition at Chapel Hill Community Center reaches new heights


It was a rock-climbing competition that drew 14-year-old Fayetteville native Kai Lightner to town this weekend.

Rowing team posts solid outing

RALEIGH — Every year since 2007, the North Carolina rowing team has competed against Georgetown for the Class of 2006 Cup. And every year since 2007, Georgetown has walked away victorious.

Minority men detail ups and downs of UNC life


He would sit in the front row, feeling invisible and scared to even raise his hand.

Writing for stage and screen minor thrives but stays small

At the beginning of each spring semester, freshmen and sophomores with a knack for writing and a passion for drama apply to be a part of the Writing for the Screen and Stage minor program.

Developers halt plans for Carrboro CVS

Protestors of Carrboro have won the battle for 201 N. Greensboro St., but there may still be a war to fight.

Town Council's discussion on Ephesus-Fordham area draws feedback from residents

The Chapel Hill Town Council knows the Ephesus-Fordham area is in need of redevelopment, it just needs help figuring out how to do it.

UNC Dance Marathon raises $550K


A low crackling of bubble wrap under the aching feet of dancers slowly turned into a roar of balloons popping underfoot as UNC Dance Marathon celebrated the greatest amount of money it has ever raised for North Carolina Children’s Hospital — $551,595.87.

Elected officials deliver food to homebound through Meals on Wheels

Six local elected officials stepped out of their offices and into the communities they represent this week to help homebound residents.