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6 hrs ago | News Observer
At the heart of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s troubles with athletics and academics is the delusion that a university’s prestige is related to, and perhaps even dependent upon, its success in the most prominent sports: football and men’s basketball.
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8 hrs ago | The Daily Advance
Back in 2000 or 2001, a state legislator named Art Pope was waiving around a list in a House committee meeting, demanding that the Democrats in charge take note.
12 hrs ago | Q-Notes
It might be rainy and dreary today, but it's still Friday. And, who says qnotes is old and staid?! We know a good laugh when we see one Like this video of a University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill student's strip-tease prank this week in a biology lecture at the esteemed, two-century-old campus.
14 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The following is a guest post from political scientists Grigore Pop-Eleches and Graeme Robertson .
How patients feel during treatment for cancer can have a lot to do with outcomes - and with the cost of care.
If anybody doubts that raising the Minimum Wage is good for the overall economy including the job market they should look at my home state of Washington as a test case for what happens when you raise the Minimum Wage substantially.
Department of Early Care and Learning spokesman Reg Griffin says a study by the FPG Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill found that average scores for children who participated in the state's pre-K program were above the national norm in several subject areas.
Wendy Scharfman and her fellow actors like the fluidity acting on the stage brings during each performance of "Driving Miss Daisy."
As college students here in Boulder, we are no strangers to the issue of sexual violence.
Big changes are coming to the SAT , the once almighty college admissions test that was overtaken in popularity by the ACT.
The publicly traded firm has said in regulatory filings that it has been reshaping itself with the intent of being the lowest-cost manufacturer of suspension assemblies for disk drives.
Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine has named the University of Florida No. 3 nationally among public institutions in its 2014 list of 10 Best Values in Large Colleges.
Higher Education Works will "remind both citizens and elected officials that our public universities and community colleges have helped distinguish this state from other states and it is worth preserving them as gems," said David Rice, the new group's executive director.
No criminal charges will be filed against Deborah Crowder as a result of the SBI investigation into academic improprieties that occurred in the Department of African and Afro-American Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Carlos Saraiva and Maria Jose Areias of San Rafael, Calif. and Anabela Santos of Lisbon, Portugal, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ana Catarina Saraiva, to Justin Spieker Rowinsky, son of Heidi Spieker-Gerhard and Kay Horst Gerhard of Scotch Plains, and the late Gary Rowinsky.
Leonard and Lisa Wycoff, Lisbon, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Jacob Wycoff, to Sujata Khandelwal, daughter of Bimal and Anjali Khandelwal, of Perrineville, N.J. The bride-elect is a graduate of A.C. Reynolds High School, Asheville, N.C. She earned a bachelor's in biology and French from the University of ... (more)