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President Spellings releases statement on UNC Asheville Chancellor Mary Grant

“It has been a distinct privilege and pleasure to serve alongside Chancellor Grant for the past 18 months,” said UNC President Margaret Spellings. “Mary exemplifies integrity, innovation, and strong character... "

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Education Matters – One-on-One with UNC President Margaret Spellings

UNC President Margaret Spellings discusses Charlottesville and Silent Sam, her first year on the job, college affordability, UNC’s state support, teacher preparation and more.

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Statement by UNC President Margaret Spellings

“As a University, we are resolute in defending civil rights, facilitating opportunities for civil discourse, and teaching students through service- and experiential-learning. We do this in service ... "

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UNC president: State funding at best in a decade

"North Carolina has long benefited from one of the best-supported public university systems anywhere in the country. And the budget state lawmakers approved last month – the best budget for the University in a decade ... "

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UNC System President Issues Statement on Decision to Relocate NCAA Championships From North Carolina for 2016-17

“We are surprised and disappointed by the NCAA’s decision and regret the impact it will have on North Carolina's student-athletes, coaches, athletic staffs, fans, and the North Carolina communities previously chosen to host these championship events. As reflected in long-standing University policy, UNC campuses do not discriminate ... "

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Margaret Spellings: Yes on bonds is a yes for higher education

"Since the first public university opened its doors here in 1795, higher education in North Carolina has been of the people, for the people and by the people. I’ve already witnessed that unique pride of ownership. ..."

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