Topics: UNC Athletics and Student Athletes
After months of discussions surrounding renovations to the Smith Center, UNC fans’ dream for a new-or-improved arena have been put on hold.
It takes focus and dedication to be a great swimmer, and Katie Ford said drawing demands a similar skill set.
The Student-Athlete Academic Initiative Working group wants to raise the standards for coaches who recruit on behalf of the University.
Every summer for almost 10 long years, Marvin Williams has returned to Chapel Hill, taking classes and slowly chipping away at a degree
Experts say the move could mean the University will see a much quicker end to a lawsuit that has painted the nation's oldest public University as a place that retaliates against its employees for sticking up for academic propriety.
“There could be some strategy behind this move, given the sympathy, or lack thereof, that judges in the Eastern district may have towards these claims,” said Christopher Griffin, an assistant law professor at the College of William and Mary who studies employment discrimination law.
Four years after a tweet by a former UNC football player incited the whirlwind academic scandal that has continued to plague the University, everything has come full circle.
Thursday's meeting of the Student-Athlete Academic Initiatives Working Groupd discussed programs for academic success for both students and student-athletes.
In Chancellor Carol Folt's monthly update, she said the University will not be able to respond to comments made by Rashad McCants until the investigation by Kenneth Wainstein is complete.
It seemed like the men’s basketball program was untouchable.
On Friday, ESPN released an interview with Rashad McCants, former North Carolina men's basketball player and 2005 national champion.
Checking student-athletes' class attendance was at the top of the agenda for the newly-formed Student Athlete Academic Initiatives Working Group's meeting on Monday.
The State Employees Association of North Carolina ruled last week student-athletes at UNC system schools could join its union because they fit the definition of a state employee.
This summer, students living on campus will have to adjust to limited dining schedules.
Unlike other meetings, the UNC Faculty Athletics Committee did not have an agenda this time.
At UNC and Division I universities across the country, the spotlight is on student-athletes — and it’s not moving.
Before you tell your neighbors to clean up their backyard, yours better be clean, too.
Division I student-athletes might receive unlimited meals and snacks from universities next year in an effort to meet their nutritional needs — but UNC athletic officials don’t know yet what those changes will entail.
The finances of system schools’ athletic programs will soon be more closely reviewed by various levels of administration.
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Nearly four years, nine reports and countless national headlines have passed since UNC’s scandals began, revealing academic fraud and tensions between academics and athletics on campus.