NATIONAL-POLITCS


11/25/2018 9:25pm

Lauren Kane (pictured left) and Sheel Patel (pictured right) at a UNC Class of 2022 event. (Photo courtesy of Sheel Patel)

First-years focus on preparing for final exams

Final exam season never stops being intimidating, but it's especially tricky to navigate preserving your wellbeing as a first year. Here are some tips from newbies and exam veterans alike, as well as resources to visit. 


11/25/2018 7:34pm

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Column: Peter Tosh was right

 An important component of any bill that legalizes marijuana, however, should be the release of all prisoners held on marijuana-related charges, as well as some compensation for their legal persecution. Ending a long-standing tool of systemic oppression is not enough; we will also have to undo the damage that this oppression created. 


11/25/2018 11:40am

Head coach Larry Fedora looks on during UNC's 42-35 loss to Duke at Wallace Wade Stadium on Nov. 10, 2018.

UNC head football coach Larry Fedora will not be retained, no replacement yet named

Larry Fedora's seventh year as the UNC head football coach is also his last, the University announced on Sunday. The announcement came just after a loss to N.C. State marked the end of North Carolina football's worst season since 2003.  During his tenure, UNC had a combined record of 45-43 — having some of its best and worst seasons in recent program history under the coach. Read about Fedora's turbulent time at the helm of the Tar Heels here.