Rep. Deb Butler, D-New Hanover, woke up Thursday morning to the news that legislators had begun a new deal to repeal part of House Bill 2.
The compromise bill to repeal House Bill 2 passed the state Senate late Wednesday morning and will soon be heard in the House, despite objections from advocates on both sides.
The student body president election will now be held on Friday.
The N.C. Republican Party abandoned an agreement to repeal House Bill 2 Wednesday by trying to introduce new terms to the arrangement.
In a video statement released Monday, Gov. Pat McCrory conceded the North Carolina gubernatorial race to Roy Cooper. Almost four weeks after Election Day, Roy Cooper stands 10,263 votes ahead of McCrory.
At a Nov. 19 town hall meeting on race and inclusion, a group of students read a list of 50 demands of UNC.
Students and faculty are protesting the possible privatization of Student Stores today in the Pit — the same day as the store's biggest sale, Mammoth Monday, and the last day of work for outgoing director John Gorsuch.
Tension has risen on campus with racially motivated protests and spray paintings this year, and the newest group associated with UNC — a white student union — is already attracting protests.
The Board of Governors announced Monday that 12 UNC-system chancellors would be receiving raises ranging from about $17,000 to $70,000.