The LEAP program aims to meet the severe needs of students at the top of the academic spectrum, which several in the CHCCS system say is as necessary to student academic and personal growth as other programs that help underachieving students.
Ahead of the election, many thought that a "Blue Wave" could occur, where 30 or more seats from the Republican party were lost. Though that didn't happen, the election experienced something else: a Youth Wave.
Meyer, one of two trained social workers in the General Assembly, campaigned on approaches to legislation with an eye on protections for marginalized, vulnerable and oppressed classes.
As tuition costs rise, the number of college students facing food and housing insecurity has risen with it.
Residents of areas affected by Hurricane Florence can have a little more peace of mind after the IRS and North Carolina public universities announced various financial resources.
As Hurricane Florence makes landfall on the North Carolina coast, the over 400 refugees residing in Chapel Hill and Carrboro are working to make up for preparations they may have missed out on with help from various groups.
As emails from UNC administrators reaffirming their support of First Amendment rights become almost a weekly tradition, students at other universities struggle to make their voices heard.
The Aim Higher Act could provide immediate and long-term relief to college students struggling with costs.
The N.C. Promise Plan is taking effect at three UNC-System universities – UNC Pembroke, Western Carolina University and Elizabeth City State University – and lowering their tuition costs somewhere in the range between two to three thousand dollars.