Leaders in education, business, philanthropy and government across North Carolina have come together to form My Future NC — a statewide commission focused on setting comprehensive attainment goals for the state’s education system.
Although cesnsus data shows child marriages in the United States are rare, a report by the Tahirih Justice Center shows varying state laws directly contribute to minors getting legally married.
Students donned orange in the Pit Thursday to protest the possible closing of the Center for Civil Rights.
Given that UNC is often referred to as the University of National Champions, it’s no surprise that much of its student body is sports fans or have previously been sports stars themselves in their high school careers.
Want to know what’s the buzz about beekeeping? Wondering why we need to #savethebees? Local beekeepers in Chapel Hill and Carrboro are happy to share their knowledge with seasoned pros or interested newcomers.
How has your past experience in education and government informed your role as President of the UNC-system for the past year? MS: I feel like everything that I’ve done in my career has added up to being prepared and ready to lead the university.
Over a hundred incoming first-years still haven’t received their housing assignments from Carolina Housing, even for applications turned in on time.
Walking around town visiting some of the best local burger joints in 80 degree heat was no easy task, but it had to be done in the name of research.
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld a lower court’s ruling that found North Carolina’s legislative districts were racially gerrymandered in 2011.
Historic Downtown Wilson seems, at first, to be the center of a typical Southern small town - its streets lined with beautiful old red brick buildings and friendly locals - until you drive up to the unusual spectacle of the Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park.
Common Cause N.C. held a public hearing on gerrymandering on June 5. The organization is now asking for the General Assembly to add more locations to its public hearings on proposed legislative districts.