Jim Hunt News & Bio
What is it that binds us to this speech? Charles Kuralt’s 1993 UNC Bicentennial Address
|Born:||May 16, 1937 (85)|
|Notes:||69th, 71st Governor of North Carolina|
Charles Kuralt expanded on this theme, and on his own appreciation for UNC, in his 1993 address, delivered in Kenan Stadium before an audience that...Fri Feb 5, 2021
225 years of Tar Heels: James Gallagher
James Gallagher came to the University of North Carolina in 1970 as a Kenan Professor in the School of Education and the director of the...Thu Feb 14, 2019
Remembering Bert Bennett
Bert Bennett Jr.’s record as a political figure is difficult to match. He played an integral part in the election of governors Terry Sanford and...
Fri Jul 20, 2018
Bert Bennett, UNC alum and political power broker who helped shape NC’s moderate reputation, dies
Bert L. Bennett Jr., who for 40 years was North Carolina’s most important Democratic Party power broker helping shape the state’s reputation for moderation, died...
Wed Jul 18, 2018
Charles Kuralt and 'North Carolina is My Home'
It started with a series of telephone calls in early 1983 when North Carolina governor Jim Hunt was planning for the state’s 400th birthday...
Wed Oct 21, 2015