The Los Angeles-based university has made recent headlines for a college admissions scandal. More than 50 individuals were charged last week, including four USC athletics officials and several wealthy parents of students at the school.
Now that the dust has (mostly) settled from Student Government elections, it’s time to focus on a different UNC institution’s much-less-annoying selection process for leaders: the editor-in-chief race at The Daily Tar Heel.
"I love UNC. I would not do this job if I didn’t love UNC. But with that love comes expectations — expectations of transparency, of access, of truth."
Merritt, a UNC graduate, has guided the University through several legal battles since 2016, including suits regarding affirmative action, the academic-athletic scandal and the Title IX office.
Mark Crescenzi, chairperson for both the Department of Political Science and the Administrative Board of the Library, sent a personal suggestion about the future of Confederate monument Silent Sam on Oct. 13, which bears many similarities to the plan put forth by the Chancellor and BOT on Dec. 3.
The Dec. 7 Faculty Executive Council Meeting, attended by Folt and Blouin, was interrupted by students reading from Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Letter from a Birmingham Jail." After, the council continued to struggle to come to a consensus about Silent Sam. Here's what happened.
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"People like Corbin, who spew vitriolic hate at journalists and activists alike, are not First Amendment warriors."
UNC-system President Margaret Spellings will be leaving her position, according to the News and Observer. The Board of Governors has called an emergency session "to consider an executive personnel matter" at 10 a.m. on Friday, according to BOG Director of Media Relations Jason Tyson.
As Orange County continues to be under a flash flood warning until 5 a.m. on Friday, the University has moved into Condition 1 operations.
Happy Monday, UNC! Here’s what happened this weekend, from conversations around detainment to thrifty shopping to tennis and baseball victories:
Happy Monday, UNC! It’s cold, it’s dreary and you probably don’t have Duke tickets — but on the plus side, at least your campus newspaper cares enough to email you. Here’s our news roundup for Monday:
Good morning, UNC! Here’s your daily dose of news and columns today:
Happy Tuesday, UNC! Tonight will mark President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address — read below to find out more about the state of the state, the University and more:
A rainy Monday is only fitting for the Chapel Hill faithful, following this weekend’s heartbreaking loss to NC State in men’s basketball. Here’s the scoop to kick off the week:
Happy Monday, UNC! I know you're exhausted after all four and a half school days in the semester so far, but rally for a special, female-centric weekend news update:
Happy Tuesday, UNC! While it may be time to head back to class after a three-day weekend, you can still make time to review news from campus and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day festivities:
Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, UNC! While some may celebrate by sleeping through cancelled classes and leaving particularly spicy missives in our comment section, we at the DTH are honoring the legacy of activism and organization that MLK left behind. Read on for more on that, and on what you missed over the weekend:
Hey Heels, welcome back to campus for spring semester! Here's what you missed:
Happy Wednesday, UNC! Here's the news for the middle of your last full week of classes: