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Andy Thomason, UNC, DTH alum and author of "Discredited: The UNC Scandal and College Athletics' Amateur Ideal", poses for a virtual portrait in his home on Monday Apr. 12, 2021.

Former DTH editor-in-chief to publish book about UNC academic-athletic scandal

Andy Thomason, a UNC graduate and former editor-in-chief of The Daily Tar Heel, wrote a book about the 2000s academic-athletic scandal that faced the University.  "Discredited: The UNC Scandal and College Athletics' Amateur Ideal" details accusations that first arose in 2010 that accused the University of being unethical and providing unequal opportunities to scholarship athletes. 

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Chancellor Kevin Guskiewicz applauds during Hubert Davis's introductory press conference on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.

UNC launches initiative to help North Carolina counties post-pandemic — all 100 of them

Chancellor Kevin Guskiewicz launched the initiative Carolina Across 100 at a meeting of the Board of Trustees on March 25. Carolina Across 100 aims to extend the University’s resources to help communities deal with the anticipated challenges post-COVID-19. The ncIMPACT Initiative at the School of Government will coordinate Carolina Across 100, Dean Mike Smith said.

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