Bill Friday News & Bio
UNC Year in Review
|Born:||July 13, 1920|
|Died:||October 12, 2012|
|Notes:||UNC System President|
The first student homicide since Eve Carson, the shocking death of a freshman and the subsequent investigations have dominated headlines. Loss marked others, too, as...Tue Dec 25, 2012
William Friday's life, legacy remembered in service
State leaders and University of North Carolina officials gathered Wednesday to honor the life and legacy of longtime UNC President William C. "Bill" Friday, who...Thu Oct 18, 2012
Bill Friday's final resting place is among friends
On a sweltering July day in 1997, I ran into Bill Friday in the Old Chapel Hill Cemetery. He was there, alone, making sure everything...
Wed Oct 17, 2012
Public Memorial Planned For Bill Friday On UNC Campus
UNC students and members of the Chapel Hill community will have the opportunity next week to pay their final respects to Bill Friday. A public...
Sun Oct 14, 2012
Bill Friday: A loss acutely felt, near and far
From across the nation to across the campus, the loss of Bill Friday was acutely felt. Flowers encircled the Old Well on the UNC Chapel...
Sat Oct 13, 2012