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The Faculty Executive Committee met on Oct. 9. 

Faculty review potential curriculum changes

The Faculty Executive Committee held their first meeting of the month on Monday. Discussion topics ranged from the undergraduate curriculum to the Silent Sam controversy to drafts of the new University budget. 


Patricia Matthew, an associate professor of English at Montclair State University, gave a lecture in Hyde Hall on Thursday concerning diversity among tenured professors. Photo courtesy of Patricia Matthew. 

Tenure and Racial Tension: Q&A with Professor Patricia Matthew

Patricia Matthew, associate professor of English at Montclair State University and author of the recently published book "Written/Unwritten," visited Chapel Hill on Tuesday to host a lecture on “Diversity in the Public Arena.” The lecture, hosted by the UNC Institute for the Arts and Humanities, was driven by the content of Matthew’s book and addressed the need for diversity and inclusion in university communities, particularly for faculty who are persons of color.  


Individuals in ROTC and Chancellor Folt met at Kenan Memorial Football Stadium Monday morning to participate in a stair climb to commemorate 9/11. 

16 years later, 2,076 steps for the first responders of 9/11

Dozens of students and community members gathered at Kenan Memorial Stadium early Monday morning to complete the annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb. Runners bounded up and down the series of stairwells for a grand total of 2,076 steps: the same number that first responders climbed as they scaled the Twin Towers. 


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WOTS: What are your concerns for hurricane Irma?

 All eyes are on Hurricane Irma as the storm cuts through the Southeast with torrential downpours and triple-digit wind speeds. While the storm is predicted to narrowly miss North Carolina, staff writer Hannah Lang asked UNC students if they were concerned about the storm. 



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Morgan Pitelka is a professor in the Department of History and the Department of Asian studies. Photo by Johnny Andrews, courtesy of UNC.

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Morgan Pitelka is a professor in the Department of History and the Department of Asian studies. Photo by Johnny Andrews, courtesy of UNC.