Sitting in Memorial Hall at the heart of the Chapel Hill campus of the University of North Carolina, Mary Willingham wondered what William Friday would want her to do.
Oando Plc, a Nigerian energy company, climbed the most in more than two weeks after Chapel Hill Denham Securities initiated coverage saying that its move into exploration and production may boost earnings.
Gretchen Wetzel picked a telling way to show her dissatisfaction with Dartmouth College’s response to campus sexual harassment: through donations to her alma mater.
Four medicines to treat alcoholism worked to reduce addiction, a study found, providing evidence that may overcome skepticism and spur greater use of the drugs.
Student environmental activists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill won a commitment from administrators to stop using coal for campus heat and power within a decade.
The business school of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill expects its new online MBA program will help it recruit more students in emerging economies from Brazil to China.
AT&T Inc. plans to bring its fastest Internet service to six cities in North Carolina, vying with Google Inc. and Time Warner Cable Inc. for broadband customers in the state.