Stories tagged: UNC
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 1:48 p.m.
North Carolina’s public university system rejected a proposal Friday to build a $5 million structure to house a toppled Confederate statue, opting instead to “go back to the drawing board” …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 9:43 p.m.
Shock and anger continued to envelop the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill this week following a decision by school leaders to return a Confederate monument to campus.
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
Eight people were arrested Saturday following another protest over the toppling of a Confederate monument at the University of North Carolina.
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 11:26 a.m.
A protester accused of helping yank down a Confederate statue at North Carolina’s flagship university said Thursday that the community brought it down with “a righteous show of people power” …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 25, 2018, 1:42 p.m.
Officials say seven people have been arrested at a rally calling for a century-old Confederate statue at the University of North Carolina to be returned after it was yanked down …
Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 2:39 p.m.
Three people were charged Friday in connection with the toppling of a Confederate statue at the University of North Carolina, for rioting and defacing a public monument.
Tue., Aug. 21, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
Top leaders of the University of North Carolina system condemned the actions of protesters, who
Mon., Feb. 9, 2015
Dean Smith, the North Carolina basketball coaching great who won two national championships, died at age 83. The retired Hall of Fame coach died “peacefully” at his home in Chapel …
Sat., Jan. 12, 2013
Kentucky, North Carolina and UCLA are all unranked together for the first time in more than two decades. The tradition-rich men’s basketball programs with 24 NCAA championships between them are …