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Former North Carolina coach Dean Smith passed away on Feb. 12, 2015, at the age of 83. Coach Smith had been in poor health in recent years, including ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 91 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 11:28 AM PDT with 143 Recommends
Recently, I learned about a gut-wrenching story regarding a former football player at my alma mater, Carolina. Ryan Hoffman, an offensive lineman for the Tar Heels from 1994 to 1997, has been on a ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2015 at 05:42 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
For background on this story see the previous diary, Wealthy, vindictive, Republican UNC Board of Governors silences law school's Poverty Center . In a meeting barred to protestors, the Republican-...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 12:26 PM PST with 38 Recommends
Because in the right-to-work paradise of North Carolina no child goes to bed hungry or without electricity...right? I mean, that's right, isn't it? In a move that surprised no one, last week a ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 143 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 06:12 AM PST with 311 Recommends
(Originally posted on Blog on the Run: Reloaded ) A think-tanker says that replacing state support for the University of North Carolina system with ever-higher tuition and fees represents "a ...
by lexalexander
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Nov 21, 2014 at 09:47 AM PST with 7 Recommends
(Originally posted at Blog on the Run: Reloaded ) I haven’t written much about the academic scandal at UNC-Chapel Hill, even though I got my master’s degree there, for one simple reason: I haven�
by lexalexander
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2014 at 05:48 PM PST with 8 Recommends
The recent revelation of systematic cheating at the University of North Carolina has shocked and dismayed many, especially those who attended and supported Carolina over the years. All the talk ...
by johnnygunn
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Oct 23, 2014 at 08:01 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
From the Washington Post An eight-month probe has estimated that the “shadow curriculum” that existed at the ...
by Intheknow
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Oct 22, 2014 at 04:16 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
All this good clean energy news lately, and I haven't talked about the recent college victories! Last month, thanks to tremendous student activism, officials at the University of North Carolina - ...
by Mary Anne Hitt
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2014 at 06:59 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
If you're like me, you're looking for some positive news as the government shutdown and stalemate continues to affect millions of Americans. Let me help - check out the inspiring students of the ...
by Mary Anne Hitt
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Oct 03, 2013 at 01:02 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Okay, the University of North Carolina did not call ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 151 comments on Tue Mar 26, 2013 at 04:53 AM PDT with 228 Recommends
cross-posted at BlueNC As many of you know, I'm trying to get my alma mater, the University of North Carolina, to tell the seven stations in its sports radio network that also carry Rush Limbaugh ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Mar 05, 2012 at 06:38 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Great news out of Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Today the University of North Carolina (UNC) announced that burning coal has ...
by Bruce Nilles
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue May 04, 2010 at 11:52 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Vets helping Vets and themselves. Nothing new there, that's what happens when Veterans return from conflicts especially. The last show they talked about a number of things but most on their ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Jun 14, 2007 at 12:48 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
by nu
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon May 29, 2006 at 02:00 AM PDT with 3 Recommends