North Carolina Colleges and Universities

North Carolina is a fantastic place for learning. The area has a strong state program with multiple campuses, a wide range of private schools, as well as stand out private colleges such as Duke University and Wake Forest.

Debra Saunders-White appointed as Chancellor at NC Central University

Better job, new job, top job

Debra Saunders-White will come in as the first female chancellor ever for Durham’s, NC Central University. Saunders-White enters the position with a wealth of experience in the education field serving as an assistant provost for Hampton University in Virginia and as the vice chancellor of Information Technology Systems at University of North Carolina-Wilmington. In 2011 […]

Best value doesn’t mean it’s cheap

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No four year college education is cheap these days. With national tuition rates for public universities increasing nearly 4% a year, it’s outpacing both inflation and cost of living increases. So the best college value becomes more and more important in deciding an academic career. Kiplinger has once again released their list of the top […]

Police investigating falling death of University of North Carolina student

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Late Saturday night, the body of a young male was found near a concrete plant in Carrboro. It was soon confirmed to be David Shannon, a freshman student at the University of North Carolina. Police are still investigating all possible circumstances regarding the death but currently believe that it was a alcohol related accident. Chris […]