UNC Board of Governors working group members Steven Long, left, and James Holmes listen to staffers from UNC’s Center for Civil Rights respond to Long’s questions during a 2014 hearing.
UNC Board of Governors working group members Steven Long, left, and James Holmes listen to staffers from UNC’s Center for Civil Rights respond to Long’s questions during a 2014 hearing. News & Observer file photo
UNC Board of Governors working group members Steven Long, left, and James Holmes listen to staffers from UNC’s Center for Civil Rights respond to Long’s questions during a 2014 hearing. News & Observer file photo

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  • Protesters silently crash UNC University Day ceremony

    Several dozen protesters held small signs demanding the removal of the Confederate 'Silent Sam' statue from the UNC campus as the university held its annual University Day ceremony in Chapel Hill on Oct. 12, 2017. Governor Roy Cooper and UNC Chancellor Carol Folt acknowledged the protesters during their speeches.