Graduate gives university in North Carolina $1 million
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A 1957 graduate has given a university in North Carolina $1 million to establish a new professorship. The University of North Carolina Greensboro announced Monday that Joanne Safrit has given her alma mater the money to establish a professorship in kinesiology, the study of human movement. Safrit is a Salisbury native […]
The North Atlantic right whale is said to be close to extinction despite its population rebounding in recent decades. Experts predict the whale could vanish within 20 years, making it the first great whale to go extinct in modern times. Last month, researchers said that around 100 reproductively...
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — The panel that oversees North Carolina’s public universities is changing leadership. The University of North Carolina Board of... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •Reuters
RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA — Chimpanzees maintain cleaner beds compared to humans because they in essence change their sheets every night, according to a new study.
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On Wednesday, thousands of North Carolina teachers marched on the state's Capitol calling for higher pay, better working conditions and more spending on education. The walk out makes North Carolina the.. Source: Wochit -
North Carolina is the latest US state where school teachers have staged walk outs. It is now the sixth US state to be roiled by educators demanding better funding and school supplies. At least 38.. Source: Wochit -
Women sexually abused by Larry Nassar have agreed to a $500 million settlement with Michigan State University. The deal calls for the school to pay $425 million to the 332 victims represented in.. Source: Wochit News -
Apple is currently looking for a location for a new campus that could host as many as 20,000 employees. North Carolina's Research Triangle region could be a candidate. Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly met.. Source: Wochit Tech -
Michigan State University has agreed to pay $500 million to hundreds of women who say they were sexually assaulted by the former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar. After standing trial earlier this.. Source: Wochit -