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Get a better handle on the academic scandal

The Daily Tar Heel analyzed the report by independent investigator Kenneth Wainstein for the words that appear most frequently and crafted a guide to explain the report's major findings. The most common words appear larger in the correlating graphic. Wainstein's investigation revealed how a secretary in the former Department of African and Afro-American Studies created bogus classes to help athletes maintain eligibility. More than 3,000 UNC students took paper classes, according to the report.



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After being released from prison, Jimmy “Moe” Penny was hired at K&W Cafeterias. He started his job there while he served eight years in prison.

After being released from prison, Jimmy “Moe” Penny was hired at K&W Cafeterias. He started his job there while he served eight years in prison.


Close family and friends cry over the buried bodies of the victims of Chapel Hill’s triple homicide at a Muslim cemetery in Wendell. 

Close family and friends cry over the buried bodies of the victims of Chapel Hill’s triple homicide at a Muslim cemetery in Wendell. 


Friends and family mourn as the bodies of the victims are buried during a funeral service held at the Islamic Association of Raleigh’s cemetery. 

Friends and family mourn as the bodies of the victims are buried during a funeral service held at the Islamic Association of Raleigh’s cemetery. 


Close family and friends cry over the buried bodies of the victims of Chapel Hill’s triple homicide at a Muslim cemetery in Wendell. 

Close family and friends cry over the buried bodies of the victims of Chapel Hill’s triple homicide at a Muslim cemetery in Wendell. 


A man mourns as the caskets carrying the victims of Tuesday’s shooting are brought to hearses during a funeral service in Raleigh. 

A man mourns as the caskets carrying the victims of Tuesday’s shooting are brought to hearses during a funeral service in Raleigh. 


The Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce honored Sandy McClamroch, the founder of the flagship local radio station WCHL and former Chapel Hill mayor.

The Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce honored Sandy McClamroch, the founder of the flagship local radio station WCHL and former Chapel Hill mayor.


Marine Corps veteran Dac Carpenter and his wife Holly play with their daughter. An implant let Dac Carpenter regain all of the hearing in his left ear.

Marine Corps veteran Dac Carpenter and his wife Holly play with their daughter. An implant let Dac Carpenter regain all of the hearing in his left ear.


Carpenter hopes to be the first person to receive the hearing device in both ears. He is waiting on FDA approval for the right ear.

Carpenter hopes to be the first person to receive the hearing device in both ears. He is waiting on FDA approval for the right ear.