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Topic - Louis Clark
The University of North Carolina so far has failed to address concerns raised by an accountability advocacy group about athletics and academics, the head of the group said in a follow-up letter.
University of North Carolina officials appear to have violated state law when they criticized a reading specialist who concluded that some basketball and football players couldn't read at a third-grade level, the head of a government accountability advocacy group says.
"If UNC-CH intends to be as 'transparent as possible,' what is preventing the school from releasing this information?" he wrote to the school.
He said the school would make public its findings of an external review of Willingham's data, and he pointed to the hiring of an independent counsel "to conduct a new inquiry."