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Joint Statement of the UNC Board of Governors and President Tom Ross

CHAPEL HILL, NC Jan. 16, 2015 –  The University of North Carolina Board of Governors has decided to begin the process of leadership transition. The Board believes President Ross has served with distinction, that his performance has been exemplary, and that he has devoted his full energy, intellect and passion […]

John Fennebresque Elected Chair of the UNC Board of Governors; Other Officers Named

CHAPEL HILL, NC June 20, 2014 – Charlotte attorney John Fennebresque, a partner and vice chairman of the McGuireWoods law firm, will serve as the next chair of the UNC Board of Governors, the policy-making body of the 17-campus University of North Carolina.  His two-year term begins July 1.  In […]

New Year’s Eve No Party For UNCW Seahawks

Photo Gallery | UNCW-UNC Box Score CHAPEL HILL, NC December 31, 2013 – Junior forward James Michael McAdoo and sophomore guard Marcus Paige keyed a second half spurt as No. 19 North Carolina broke open a close game for an 84-51 New Year’s Eve decision over pesky UNCW in men’s […]

Olli Mustonen to Perform Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 in Two Weekends of Performances with North Carolina Symphony

RALEIGH, NC November 1, 2013 – The North Carolina Symphony will perform Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 with guest artist Olli Mustonen in performances that span two weekends in Raleigh, Southern Pines, again in Raleigh, Wilmington, and Chapel Hill. One of Europe’s best known pianists, Mustonen will share the stage […]

University of North Carolina Football adds January Enrollees

CHAPEL HILL, NC Jan. 9, 2013 – North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora announced Wednesday the addition of four scholarship student-athletes – Jordan Fieulleteau, Khris Francis, R.J. Prince and Mitch Trubisky – to the football program. All four graduated early from high school and have enrolled in classes for the […]

Carolina Linebacker Darius Lipford Injures Knee

Chapel Hill, N.C. – University of North Carolina junior linebacker Darius Lipford injured his left ACL during a rehab session on Thursday, July 12, and will undergo reconstructive surgery that will require him to miss the 2012 season.   Lipford, a native of Lenoir, N.C., originally injured the knee in […]

Summertime Slime: How to Prepare for and Prevent Summer Algae Blooms

Chapel Hill, NC – Summer in North Carolina. Time once again to think about boating, swimming, beach trips and … toxic algae blooms.   Anyone who remembers North Carolina’s ’87 red tide or the Pfiesteria hysteria of the late 1990s knows just how serious a problem algae blooms can be. […]

First Flight students bring home 43 awards from NCSMA Institute in Chapel Hill

From Staff Reports Winning a total of 43 awards, First Flight High School was one of the big winners in the state last week at the North Carolina Scholastic Media Association’s Summer Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Among the awards were three Tar Heels, making […]

Statement of UNC President Tom Ross on the 2012-13 budget approved by the NC General Assembly

Chapel Hill, NC June 21, 2012 UNC President Tom Ross has offered the following statement on the 2012-13 state budget adopted today by the NC General Assembly:   “Given current economic realities, the 2012-13 state budget adopted today by the NC General Assembly is fair to the University of North […]

NC Planned Parenthood and NAF Support Gendercide in Undercover Tapes

Abortion Industry Participates in Real War on Women Through Search-And-Destroy Procedures on Little Girls Raleigh, NC – Today, Live Action released new undercover footage showing a National Abortion Federation (NAF) clinic in Raleigh and a Planned Parenthood abortion clinic in Chapel Hill advising women on how best to procure a […]