Selma Middle School Principal Chris Germanoski outlines why he believes control of the school should remain in local hands. Selma Middle is one of 48 schools around the state being considered for N.C. Innovative School District, which will take five under-performing schools and give them over to charter organizations starting in the fall of 2018.
Resolutions were passed at the Board of Governors meeting on Thursday to lower tuition and fees, reorganize the staff of UNC President Margaret Spellings and the board's meetings, and to look into moving the UNC system headquarters out of Chapel Hill.
Students and activists gathered outside South Building on UNC’s Campus on Wednesday with drums, pots and pans, and noise makers to disrupt business as usual and demand that Chancellor Folt take down Silent Sam.