Tag:UNC Board of Governors

  • NCGA roundup: Local cops could get whistleblower protections

      RALEIGH — Local police in North Carolina would have whistleblower protections under a bill introduced in the state House. “If you have whistleblower protections throughout government, to not have these fellows also covered just wasn’t copacetic,” said Rep. Chris Malone, R-Wake,…

  • BOG Member: New ECU Chancellor Has Right Mix of Experience

    East Carolina University’s newly elected chancellor has unprecedented political experience and a diverse resume that will serve the university well, says UNC Board of Governors member David Powers. East Carolina University Chancellor-elect Cecil Staton (photo courtesy of Valdosta State University) Cecil Staton, current interim president of Valdosta State…

  • Changes to UNC Board Urged

    RALEIGH — An independent study, commissioned by the John W. Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, has made five key recommendations on how to improve the UNC system, including allowing the governor to appoint members to the UNC Board of Governors. Other recommendations of the report, released recently by the…