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Video: Matt Merletti, Mary Willingham Interviewed about UNC academic issues
University of North Carolina's Mary Willingham put out a controversial study on the literacy levels of UNC athletes. The results coincided with information that some...

UNC Student Body Pres: “Disgusted” By Athlete/Academic Accusations
At Thursday’s meeting of the Board of Trustees, UNC student body president Christy Lambden spoke out harshly against recent allegations that a majority of Carolina...

Bubba Cunningham calls for raising academic entrance requirements for athletes
As UNC continues to face the fallout of an academic adviser's report that many of the school's football and basketball players struggle with basic reading...

University response to student academic records lawsuit
Thursday night, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill was notified that The News & Observer has filed a lawsuit seeking student academic records...

The modern-day college athlete is a product of the fan
Blame Twitter, blame the media, blame Mary Willingham, blame fans for sticking their heads in the sand for decades, but the public is finally being...

Folt tells trustees UNC has 'to accept scrutiny'
New chancellor Carol Folt said the University of North Carolina lacked enough oversight of some courses when she spoke to the Board of Trustees Thursday...

UNC Board of Trustees review status of Mary Willingham's research
UNC officials and a review board are trying to get to the bottom of research that claims some student athletes have poor reading skills. The...

A Message from Chancellor Carol L. Folt
Today, I am asking for a renewed effort by everyone, regardless of your opinions, to encourage civil debate and discourse about these complex issues. I...

Institutional Review Board: Mary Willingham never had research approval
We did not suspend approval for Mary Willingham’s research. She has never had Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval, so there was no approval to suspend...

UNC Provost To Speak On Athletic/Academic Reforms Wednesday
UNC Provost Jim Dean, who led the conversation in which University leaders refuted data and collection methods behind the claims that read at a level...

Four Blunt Points About UNC, College Sports, and Academic Corruption
The powers that be in North Carolina seem unable to accept that the scandal roiling the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill has become ground...

UNC will seek outside research into athlete literacy
There have been eight reports released on the relationship between academics and athletics at UNC in the past three years — and more related investigations...

UNC Comes Out Swinging at Mary Willingham
At the end of last week, UNC launched a three-pronged response to the assertions of Mary Willingham that was so lucid and well-executed it made...

Folt attends White House Summit, Flies On Air Force One With President
UNC Chancellor Carol Folt made a trip to the White House Thursday to meet with visit President Barack Obama for a day-long summit on how...

UNC: Athlete literacy research findings flawed
North Carolina's top academic officer said Friday that reading specialist Mary Willingham's findings on athlete literacy levels are flawed, though she stands firm that her...

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