UNC & Higher Ed
On Wednesday there were two rallies supporting higher pay for adjunct professors - one in Raleigh and one at UNC.
Students gathered in Hooker Fields Friday in recognition of Holi, the Hindu festival of spring and harvest.
Between Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ comments and an executive order issued Feb. 28, historically black colleges and universities are in the national spotlight.
Chemistry professor Joe DeSimone is currently on leave from UNC to act as CEO at the company he co-founded, Carbon. Carbon uses Continuous Liquid Interface Production technology that DeSimone helped create to improve 3-D printing.
If a new bill passes in the N.C. General Assembly, public universities could be required to impose sanctions on protestors who disrupt events or prevent others from exercising free speech rights.