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Thursday October 28th

Carol Folt

Carol Folt was the 11th chancellor of UNC and the first woman to hold the position, and she took office on July 1, 2013. She was officially installed on Oct. 12, 2013. She came to UNC after acting as the interim president of Dartmouth College. Folt announced her resignation on January 14, 2019 while simultaneously authorizing the removal of Silent Sam's base and tablets from McCorkle Place.



Students, faculty, and visitors conjure together to honor the late poet Seamus Heaney in Wilson Library on Tuesday.

Students honored Seamus Heaney with poetry reading

A Tuesday evening memorial for late Irish poet and Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney brought together two places — one that’s known for its 40 shades of green and another that’s hooked on just one shade of blue; one that raised a Nobel Prize-winning poet and another that now houses much of his poetic legacy.

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Men's bball vs. Maryland

Top administrators hold open house for students

UNC students had a chance to air their concerns about the University in an open house meeting with the administration Wednesday. “All the questions that you ask are the same questions that we ask every day,” said Winston Crisp, vice chancellor for student affairs. “And we’re trying to figure it all out.”

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