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2018 Higher Education Highlights

by | December 20, 2018 Like the year before, 2018 has proven to be an important year for issues relating to diversity, Read more

UNC Board Rejects Plan for Silent Sam Location

by | December 16, 2018
The University of North Carolina (UNC) System Board of Governors has rejected a proposal that U [...] Read more

UNC Faculty Demand Involvement in ‘Silent Sam’s’ Future, Teaching Assistants Promise Strike

by | December 10, 2018
On Friday, the University of North Carolina (UNC) Faculty Council called for university system [...] Read more

UNC Chapel Hill Proposes to Move ‘Silent Sam’ into New $5M Building

by | December 4, 2018
After speculation about where to house the Confederate statue ‘Silent Sam’ that was toppled [...] Read more

In Defense of Affirmative Action

by Amanda Main | October 11, 2018
The most recent battle in the war against affirmative action is being brought by Students for F [...] Read more

UNC Considers Silent Sam’s Future Location

by | September 4, 2018
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt said that the university will no [...] Read more

Seven Arrested After Fights Over ‘Silent Sam’ Statue at UNC

by | August 27, 2018
On Saturday, seven people were arrested in fights over the fate of ‘Silent Sam’— a Confed [...] Read more

Scholars, Students React to Removal of ‘Silent Sam’ at UNC

by Tiffany Pennamon and Monica Levitan | August 21, 2018
While University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill officials called the protesters’ actions [...] Read more

University of Texas Sued for Removing Confederate Statues

by Associated Press | August 27, 2017
AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas is being sued for removing four Confederate statues f [...] Read more