“How can you square that with your vow to support law and order?”
"For every low-income student eligible for the Carolina Covenant, there are two middle-income students supported by other forms of institutionally funded aid."
On Wednesday, the UNC Board of Trustees discussed the decision to rename Saunders Hall to Carolina Hall, the contributions of University housekeeping services and preparations for the University's 225th birthday celebration.
When the Board of Trustees huddled in closed session earlier this month, awaiting instruction on how to proceed on the delicate Confederate monument issue, Savannah Putnam met with them. As the SBP, her job is to act as a liaison between the students and administration. Yet despite her status as a voting ex-officio member of the BOT, she was asked to leave a conversation which took place before the official special meeting dates of both the BOT and BOG.
As the Orange County courthouse goes through its docket full of Silent Sam, defendants see support from students, citizens and many others.
Here's a summary of the Board of Trustees and Board of Governors meetings following the Silent Sam protests.
Earlier this month, when the Supreme Court struck down a 1992 law that prohibited sports gambling in most parts of the country, small-time illegal bookkeepers responded with ambivalence. The 6-3 decision might eventually cut into their profits, but will likely minimize the headaches associated with illegal gambling.
Tucker Carlson juggled race, sexual violence and other dicey topics Wednesday morning at the Roy H. Park Lecture on campus. Carlson was the second Fox News commentator to give the lecture in two years.
Three high-profile guests participated in a panel discussion that focused on the role of journalism in today's world where workplace culture is being reevaluated to give more power to victims.
The polls are now quiet, and a new term begins. From platform to policy, newly elected Student Body President Savannah Putnam talks goals for her time in office.