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UNC General Administration names four NC graduates as 2017-18 Presidential Scholars

UNC system president Margaret Spellings announced Thursday  that four recent UNC system graduates will serve as Presidential Scholars for the 2017-18 academic year.

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Board of Governors Meeting, July 14, 2017

There will be a meeting of the Board of Governors on Friday, July 14, 2017, starting at 9:00 a.m. in Reuter Center Room 102, of the University of North Carolina at Asheville.

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UNC Board of Governors chair announces committee leaders

UNC Board of Governors Chairman Louis Bissette announced the 2017-2018 UNC Board of Governors committee assignments. The committees play a critical role in developing policy recommendations and ensuring oversight of the university system.

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Johnson O. Akinleye selected as new North Carolina Central University Chancellor

Johnson O. Akinleye, who has served as interim chancellor of North Carolina Central University since January 2017, has been elected to the position on a permanent basis by the Board of Governors of the 17-campus University of North Carolina.

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The University of North Carolina’s 17 campuses share in its mission to discover, create, transmit and apply knowledge. More than 220,000 students are enrolled at 16 universities and the NC School of Science and Mathematics, the country’s first public residential high school for gifted students. Each year, we graduate more than 30,000 students from over 200 academic degree programs. Our graduates emerge as leaders, creators and researchers, prepared to connect with and give back to the communities that have supported UNC for more than two centuries.