Protesters greeted members of a UNC Board of Governors committee before their meeting today in which they voted 5-1 to approve a proposal banning the UNC Center for Civil Rights from representing clients and litigating. Inside the meeting, major players debated the effect of the ban on UNC's reputation.
National marine sanctuaries are safe havens for humpback whales. Each winter, thousands of humpback whales migrate to marine sanctuaries to mate, calve, and raise their young, while each summer, others travel to other sanctuaries to feed.
Eric Hall, superintendent of the new N.C. Innovative School District, says communities should embrace and not be afraid of a new program to turn five low-performing elementary schools to charter school operators.