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  • Alliance Defense Fund 
 Mike Adams filed a lawsuit after the University of North Carolina-Wilmington's sociology department rejected his application for a full professorship.

    Conservative professor wins promotion, back pay in academic-freedom settlement

    It took seven years of court battles, but conservative academic Mike Adams is now a full professor at the University of North Carolina-Wilmington.


  • Alliance Defense Fund 
 Mike Adams filed a lawsuit after the University of North Carolina-Wilmington's sociology department rejected his application for a full professorship.

    University appeals bias ruling for conservative prof

    A North Carolina university that lost a seven-year legal battle against a conservative professor Mike Adams has decided to file an appeal, citing the “potentially excessive” cost of reimbursing him for attorneys’ fees.


  • Same-sex military spouses get in-state UNC tuition

    The University of North Carolina system has directed that in-state tuition be charged to the same-sex spouses of military personnel as long as the couple married in a state that recognizes same-sex marriage.


  • Could Minecraft help kids get smarter?

    Minecraft’s potential to be a time-suck for children and its potential privacy issues surface early and often in conversations with parents of children who Minecraft. But it also has educational benefits.


  • UNC-Chapel Hill reviews fee that funded 'sexperts'

    Trustees at North Carolina's flagship university are reviewing the amount of a health fee paid by thousands of students and how it is spent after officials questioned the money's use for sex counseling and stage performances addressing sexual topics and social advocacy.


  • University of Nebraska chief leaving for NY job

    University of Nebraska President J.B. Milliken will be stepping down Friday to become chancellor of City University of New York.


  • UNC reading specialist says she is resigning

    The reading specialist who questioned the literacy level of athletes who were admitted to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill says she's resigning at the end of the semester.


  • UNC reading specialist Willingham resigning

    The reading specialist who questioned the literacy level of athletes who were admitted to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill says she's resigning at the end of the semester.


  • UNC investigator meets with Willingham

    The reading specialist who questioned the literacy level of athletes who were admitted to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has met with an investigator looking into academic fraud at the school.


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