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UNC SYSTEM RESPONSE TO NCAA PRESIDENT MARK EMMERT

The attached letter to NCAA President Mark Emmert was sent today (September 16, 2016) by UNC President Margaret Spellings and the chancellors of the UNC system’s 15 NCAA member institutions.

UNC President Margaret Spellings' statement on September 14th ACC decision

UNC President Margaret Spellings has offered the following comment on the ACC decision to relocate all neutral site championships for the 2016-17 academic year.

UNC System President Issues Statement on Decision to Relocate NCAA Championships From North Carolina for 2016-17

UNC President Margaret Spellings has offered the following statement on the NCAA Board of Governors’ decision to relocate previously awarded championship events from North Carolina during the 2016-17 academic year.

UNC Board of Governors September 2016 Meeting Summary

The board meeting summary highlights selected actions taken by the UNC Board of Governors during the September meeting. For a full account of board proceedings and meeting materials, please check the board meeting archive.

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