7/15/2020 12:24am

A temporary banner hangs reading “Pauli Murray Hall” on the building originally named Hamilton Hall on Monday, July 13, 2020. Photo courtesy of Lisa Lindsay.

Pauli Murray Hall: UNC departments begin process of renaming Hamilton Hall

The UNC Board of Trustees lifted a 16-year moratorium that prevented renaming buildings on campus just over three weeks ago. Last week, several UNC departments have come together to begin the process of renaming Hamilton Hall as Pauli Murray Hall. Pauli Murray, a Black descendant of UNC’s original trustees, was a prominent advocate for women’s and civil rights.

7/14/2020 12:49am

Column: Appreciating sports during COVID-19

With 124 days and counting since the last live sporting event from the NCAA or any of the United States' five major professional leagues, sports fans across the country have had an empty space in their daily routines.