Grad season is upon us, and we have a breakdown of the local college graduations happening in the Triangle area.

Pro-Palestinian protesters detained at UNC-Chapel Hill's Polk Place after overnight encampment on Tuesday, April 30.

Two UNC students have been charged in a crash that tragically took the life of Mary Elizabeth Rotunda in Chapel Hill.

The UNC doctoral student accused of fatally shooting his advisor on campus may not be competent enough to stand trial, WRAL reports. 34-year-old Tailei Qi is accused of killing Professor Zijie Yan on August 28. The incident caused a multi-hour lockdown of UNC’s Chapel Hill campus. Qi is facing charges of first-degree murder and carrying […]

Mickel Deonte Harris was charged with carrying a gun on educational property and making threats following an incident at Graham Student Union.

Mickel Deonte Harris of Durham has been arrested in connection to the incident at UNC's student union, prompting a campus lockdown.

UPDATE: 9/13/23 @ 2:39 PM UNC Police has officially given the “all-clear” to the campus at 2:10 PM local time. From WRAL NEWS: A source told WRAL News that the boyfriend of an employee at Alpine Bagel Cafe entered the cafe, waved around a gun and left. That person is now believed to be off […]

The University of North Carolina issued an Alert Carolina message just after 1pm, warning of an “armed and dangerous person on or near campus.” The school is currently under lockdown as of 2pm, due to the “active assailant situation,” as reported by ABC 11. The investigation is focused across the street from the Morehead-Patterson Bell Tower, […]

University of North Carolina Police have alerted the public about a reported rape on the Chapel Hill campus over the weekend. As reported by WRAL, it occurred at the loading dock between the undergraduate library and student stores on Sunday evening. No suspect has been apprehended as of press time. Police are looking for a man […]

The US Supreme Court is expected to hear arguments today (Oct. 31) in two cases that have the potential to overturn decades of precedent that allowed the use of affirmative action in the college admission process. 

In the wake of Virginia governor Ralph Northam’s alleged blackface photos in his medical school yearbook, photos have surfaced of college students in blackface in a UNC-Chapel Hill yearbook from 1979. The pictures surfaced this week and featured members of Chi Phi Fraternity. The fraternity existed on Carolina’s campus before the Civil War and is still […]

This morning, the Board of Trustees at UNC-Chapel Hill voted to revoke Bill Cosby’s honorary degree. He received the degree in 2003 at UNC’s commencement ceremony. He was the keynote speaker that year. Chancellor Carol Folt said that Bill Cosby’s “acts were so counter to our campus values that this prestigious honor is no longer […]