Tag: University of North Carolina

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Herring joins inaugural group of Hunt-Kean Leadership Fellows on education policy

Attorney General Mark R. Herring has been named a member of the inaugural cohort of the Hunt-Kean Leadership Fellowship.

Lecture on The Science of Bias in Policing to kick off the Implicit Bias Mini-Conference

Phillip A. Goff, associate professor of social psychology at UCLA, will be the keynote speaker at the Implicit Bias Mini-Conference at Washington and Lee University.

north carolina

Quick take on the UNC academics scandal: Disappointed

Another investigation into reports that athletes at UNC were allowed to enroll in sham paper classes that were manipulated for the purposes of helping ease their path toward maintaining eligibility has resulted in another report and more heads rolling in Chapel Hill.

JMU football coach Everett Withers on UNC academic fraud investigation

Statement from JMU football coach Everett Withers on the investigation into academic fraud at the University of North Carolina.

VMI men’s soccer drops 3-0 decision to UNC-Greensboro

The Virginia Military Institute men’s soccer team fell victim to a pair of first half goals and a third marker late in the game as the Keydets dropped a 3-0 decision at University of North Carolina at Greensboro Wednesday evening.


VCU grant to help middle school teachers help at-risk students

VCU will lead a three-year research grant of $1.5 million from the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) to develop a professional development model to help 6th through 8th grade teachers support all students.


This is not a typo: UNC football routs ODU, 80-20

ODU football fell to North Carolina 80-20 in the season finale Saturday afternoon at Kenan Memorial Stadium in Chapel Hill. ODU (8-4) trailed 14-13 after the first quarter, but UNC (6-5) followed by scoring 42 straight points to build a 56-14 lead.

JMU men’s soccer stuns #1 UNC, 1-nil

A penalty in the 42nd minute was the difference Tuesday as James Madison knocked off No. 1 UNC, 1-0. The loss is the first of the year for the Tar Heels who fall to 4-1-0 on the year. The loss also snaps a school-record 16 game unbeaten streak dating back to a 1-0 road loss at Davidson a year ago.

North Carolina: Can Heels turn the corner?

North Carolina at Virginia: Oct. 16 Virginia Tech at North Carolina: Nov. 13 Butch Davis didn’t come to Chapel Hill to win eight games a year. The former University of Miami and Cleveland Browns head man is at North Carolina to win championships. If UNC is going to make the leap from middle-of-the-pack status to […]

‘Hoos continue dominance over Heels, 16-3

Al Groh can’t beat Frank Beamer. He can’t lose to Butch Davis. After giving up 31 points a game in three season-opening losses, Groh’s defense – the head coach also serves as the defensive coordinator – dominated the suddenly anemic North Carolina offense, holding the Tar Heels to 39 yards rushing and nine first downs, […]

Today’s Loser | The Unbeatable Heels

Ahem. You can’t go unbeaten in the ACC if you lose your opener. At home. To a team picked 11th in the preseason. Looks like that string of 20-point wins against nobodies wasn’t a good ACC prep after all.