Mallory Ward's Wilmington home is caught in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.
More than 400 UNC faculty members have weighed in on the Silent Sam debate, signing a letter stating their support for 54 Black faculty who called for the statue’s removal at the beginning of September.
Released emails from 2017 reveal donor concerns over Silent Sam as the as the Nov. 15 deadline to create a plan for the monument's future approaches.
These eight co-chairs join a growing list of faculty, Chapel Hill businesses and local organizations that have publicly opposed reinstating Silent Sam in McCorkle Place.
“(The recently implemented fee) doesn’t fix the problem, but it gives us a big step,” said Dean of the Business School Doug Shackelford. “The school’s been a great school; it will remain a great school.”
The UNC Sonja Haynes Stone Center hosted its 14th annual African-American History Month Lecture on Wednesday evening. The lecture featured Dr. Gerald C. Horne, an award-winning scholar and author of more than 30 books on history and African-American Studies.
97 percent of college students admit to using their phones in class for non-educational purposes, but UNC professors still believe the benefits of technology in the classroom outweigh the potential negatives.
Citizens of Chapel Hill braved the cold weather and gathered together on Monday to fight for racial justice in their community in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The events demonstrate that King’s legacy remains an inspiration for activists old and young.
Flyers reading “Is it okay to be white? Have an open conversation about race. Join the Carolina Nationalist Discord.” were posted at several locations around campus last week. They advertised a chat room for students to discuss sensitive racial topics.
Jennifer Ho is a professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literature.
Jessie Huang is the president of the Asian Students Association.
Morgan Pitelka is a professor in the Department of History and the Department of Asian studies. Photo by Johnny Andrews, courtesy of UNC.