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Silent Sam pedestal is removed from UNC’s campus

UNC-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt announced Monday that she is resigning after spring graduation, and she ordered that the pedestal that once held the Confederate monument Silent Sam be removed from campus. Shortly after 1 a.m. Tuesday, it was.

Chancellor Folt’s resignation accepted and hurried

The UNC Board of Governors accepted UNC Chancellor Carol Folt's resignation in a meeting Tuesday, Jan. 15, and set a new Jan. 31 departure date ahead of Folt's intention to stay through graduation in May.