- College free speech: Hecklers on NC campuses under scrutiny Updated: Apr-27-16 3:39 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Hecklers who shout down speakers on North Carolina's college campuses could be punished under a proposal being floated before lawmakers that would make this state the newest battleground over free speech at U.S. universities.
- Protesters disrupt, escorted from UNC board meeting Updated: Apr-15-16 11:55 am
CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina - North Carolina's public university board is dealing with a new round of demonstrations against their new president and a new state law that limits protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
- Protest moves UNC meeting from Asheville to Chapel Hill Updated: Apr-12-16 1:44 pm
ASHEVILLE, North Carolina - The University of North Carolina Board of Governors is moving its meeting from Asheville to Chapel Hill this week because of planned protests surrounding a visit by UNC's new president.
- UNC president: Transgender law could hurt schools Updated: Apr-08-16 5:52 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A new state law blocking anti-discrimination policies that would protect the LGBT community could turn away promising faculty and students, University of North Carolina President Margaret Spellings said Friday, a day after issuing a memo to campus chancellors saying the schools would comply with the law.