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Starting this fall, transcripts for graduates of UNC-Chapel Hill with include context about average grades awarded in each class. The practice is a response to the nationally acknowledged problem of grade inflation.
As he walked down the second-grade hallway passing out school supplies at Billingsville Elementary on Friday afternoon, Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis had the same message as he left each classroom.

Bubba Cunningham is entering his third full academic year as the athletics director at North Carolina. He recently sat down with News & Observer UNC beat reporter Andrew Carter for an extended interview about the changing landscape of college sports, the NCAA’s decision to reopen its investigation into academic issues at UNC, Roy Williams’ future and other topics.

The university, under federal investigation for its handling and reporting of sexual assault cases, implements a new policy for handling sexual misconduct involving students.

Charlotte fire officials said they were called about 12:15 p.m. to the school on Kentberry Drive due to “carbon monoxide readings.”

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