NCSMA’s 75th Anniversary Celebration

As the Summer Institute of the NCSMA draws to a close, preparations for next year are already well underway. This is because next year marks the 75th anniversary of the association, which promotes scholastic journalism across the state. Throughout the year, biographies of former directors and contributors to the organization will be revealed, which will lead… Read More NCSMA’s 75th Anniversary Celebration

NCSMI Dan Kane Press Conference

Dan Kane, an investigative reporter from the News and Observer in Raleigh unearthed the scandal of UNC Chapel Hill’s athletic department of “paper classes.” Professors claimed to have held classes for athletes, when in reality the classes were not real, neither were the grades given. Kane came to the NCSMI Journalism Press Conference to talk about his coverage… Read More NCSMI Dan Kane Press Conference

Food Review: What’s the ‘Scoop’ on the area’s cold treats?

by Diana Childress, Skylar Brewer, Sam Wood On hot summer days in Chapel Hill, a popular question asked around campus is, “where can I get some tasty treats?”  On Franklin Street some of the best sweet spots are Ben and Jerry’s, Sweet Frog, Yogurt Pump, Sugarland, and Cold Stone. Yogurt Pump is the spot with… Read More Food Review: What’s the ‘Scoop’ on the area’s cold treats?

UNC Chapel Hill plays host to summer students, programs for youth

By Molly Horak, Elizabeth McBride, and Jessica Zuk When thinking of summer, soaking up the sun on hot sandy beaches, swimming in crystal clear water, or traveling to exotic places to immerse yourself in different cultures comes to mind. However, for students enrolled in summer courses, this is not the case. Orientation for rising freshmen,… Read More UNC Chapel Hill plays host to summer students, programs for youth

Former UNC star McCants stands by academic fraud allegations

By: Jared Riley and Byrde Wells Wednesday, June 11, Rashad McCants, a former University of North Carolina basketball player continued his allegations claiming actions of academic fraud during his tenure at the University. During an interview with ESPN’s Outside the Lines, McCants maintained his original statements made a week prior, while also denying Tar Heels… Read More Former UNC star McCants stands by academic fraud allegations