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	UNC students Krissi Fajgenbaum and Gabriel Whaley are up for the People Magazine Reader’s Choice Hero Award.

Two UNC students finalists for People Magazine’s hero award

Two UNC students have emerged ahead of a year’s worth of fellow “heroes” to be named finalists for People Magazine’s annual Readers’ Choice Hero award. Krissi Fajgenbaum, a freshman, and Gabriel Whaley, a senior, both founded nonprofit organizations that caught the magazine’s attention.

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No slap on the wrist: Response sent the right message to the NCAA, but questions remain for UNC.

As the University took care to note in a 111-page response to the NCAA’s allegations Monday, the athletic department’s history is almost entirely scandal-free. But considering the gravity of the football team’s violations, “almost” means nothing. The University showed an understanding of that point in answering the NCAA’s allegations with hefty self-imposed punishment; however, there are questions left to answer.

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