HIGHER EDUCATION


8/28/2017 7:14pm

Meet the new ECU

 East Carolina University’s new look is due in part to Chancellor Cecil Staton – and the university’s growing national acclaim. 

8/25/2017 12:05am

University news roundup for Aug. 25

This is the first installment of our weekly University news roundup from The Daily Tar Heel. Tune in each week to stay up to date with everything you might've missed during the week.


7/17/2017 12:29pm

The Van Hecke-Wettach Hall hosts UNC's School of Law and the Center for Civil Rights

UNC Center for Civil Rights under threat

UNC Board of Governors will vote on whether to pass a litigation ban against the UNC Center for Civil Rights in early September. The ban would prevent the center from representing clients and acting as legal counsel to any party. 


7/9/2017 11:20am

Former Chancellor Paul Hardin, left, and his wife Barbara, center, join UNC-Chapel Hill Chancellor James Moeser, right, cutting the ribbon at the dedication of Hardin Hall. Photo taken by Dan Sears and courtesy of UNC-Chapel Hill.

Paul Hardin leaves behind legacy of integrity

On Saturday afternoon, the Senior Pastor of University United Methodist Church Justin Coleman began his New Testament reading for the memorial service of Paul Hardin III, the seventh chancellor of UNC with the following verses from the Book of Romans:


6/22/2017 1:16pm

Charlotte School of Law facing potential closure

Charlotte School of Law has until Aug. 1 to prove financial stability and a more rigorous academic program to the UNC Board of Governors or the school will lose its license, UNC System President Margaret Spellings and UNC Board of Governors decided Wedensday.