Oct. 29, 2019
If it’s Friday, this must be Greensboro. They also went to Siler City, Snow Hill, Winterville, Lumberton and Rocky Mount — all on the first day. Three buses fanned across the state, one headed east,...Read More
Sept. 26, 2019
Interim UNC System president William Roper left the positions of CEO of UNC Health Care and dean of the medical school last fall, intending to retire. (GAA file photo)Dr. William Roper has put to rest...Read More
Sept. 24, 2019
Citing fatigue and time taken away from his businesses, Harry Smith in late September announced his resignation as chair of the UNC System Board of Governors. He plans to leave the board early in 2020....Read More
Four alumni recently were elected to the UNC System Board of Governors by the N.C. House of Representatives, and four others were re-elected.
Phillip R. Dixon ’74 (JD), an attorney from Greenville; Fred G. Mills ’64, president of Mills Construction Co. in Raleigh; Dr. Irvin Roseman ’64, an endodontist from Wilmington; and David W. Young ’83, owner of Fugazy Travel in Asheville, were elected to their first terms. Each term is for four years, ending June 30, 2009.
Re-elected to new terms were Charles H. Mercer Jr. ’69, an atorney from Raleigh; Ray S. Farris ’62, an attorney from Charlotte; Hannah D. Gage ’75, a retired broadcasting executive from Wilmington; and Jim W. Phillips Jr. ’79, an attorney from Greensboro.