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UNC’s revamped board sends a clear message: change is on the way

A majority of the UNC Board of Governors is pushing for significant changes, including lower tuition, more scrutiny of UNC President Margaret Spellings’ staff and the possibility of moving headquarters away from Chapel Hill. Faculty warn that the board is on a path of extreme intervention into UNC’s academic mission.

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