The N.C. General Assembly has earmarked $10 million for the Distinguished Professors Endowment Trust Fund. The money will go to all UNC System institutions with endowed professorships for which the state matches private donations. Chapel Hill is…
Paul Solomon has been named interim dean of UNC’s School of Information and Library Science, effective July 1. Solomon, who has been at SILS since 1991 and has been one of the school’s associate deans, will serve during a search for a new dean.
The University is monitoring a lecturer who publicly criticized a student for comments he made in class about homosexuality.
Elyse Crystall, a lecturer in the English department, sent an e-mail to her Literature and Cultural Diversity class…
Robert G. Kirkpatrick Jr., an associate professor of English at UNC, died Feb. 24 from complications of surgery. He was 64.
Kirkpatrick, who came to UNC in 1967, taught graduate and undergraduate Romantic poetry, British literature and honors…