University of North Carolina

UNCW Professors Rebuke Commencement Speaker for ‘Sexist’ Remark Praising Marriage

University of North Carolina Wilmington professors expressed their outrage over a commencement speaker who supposedly made a “sexist” remark during his address to graduating students. The speaker, Thomas Fetzer, suggested that a man should invest in a diamond ring for his future wife, to which one professor reacted by claiming his remark was “something right out of 1965.”

Diamond engagement ring

Watch: UNC-Chapel Hill Student Arrested for Stealing Pro-Life Sign

A student at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill was arrested for larceny on Monday after she was caught on video taking a sign belonging to pro-life activists. The arrest arrives just one week after the arrest of a UNC-Chapel Hill student accused of physically assaulted a pro-life activist after allegedly getting angry over his sign.

UNC Chapel hill Arrest

UNC Coach Says Football Is a Game ‘Under Attack’

Speaking at a recent press conference, University of North Carolina football coach Larry Fedora said that the game of football is “under attack,” and will see major changes over the next decade.

Larry Fedora

NC State Upsets No. 10 North Carolina 95-91 in OT

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Allerik Freeman and North Carolina State seemingly couldn’t miss from 3-point range, while the Wolfpack kept relentlessly pushing back any time its highly ranked rival threatened to stretch out a lead.

AP Gerry Broome

Gold Coin with Nero’s Image Found in Jerusalem Dig

A rare, well-preserved coin struck in 56-57 CE, bearing the image of Roman Emperor Nero, was found by archaeologists from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte during a recent excavation on Jerusalem’s Mount Zion, just outside the Old City, it was announced Wednesday.

The gold coin bearing the image of Roman Emperor Nero discovered on Mount Zion. (photo credit: UNC CHARLOTTE)