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Students advance in History Day competition

The N.C. Museum of History hosted a statewide History Day contest April 29 with 453 high school and middle school students participating. This year’s theme was “Taking a Stand in History,” and students presented in 18 categories.

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UNC releases its response to NCAA’s third notice of allegations in academic scandal case

UNC-Chapel Hill made public its response Thursday to the NCAA’s third notice of allegations in the academic-athletic scandal involving classes that had no instruction and offered high grades for a paper. The NCAA’s enforcement staff will have an opportunity to review and address issues UNC raises over the next 60 days, with the case then expected to proceed to an infractions committee hearing in August.