Harry Smith Coverage
Former UNC Board of Governors chair Harry Smith stepping off board entirely
Smith left as UNC Board of Governors chairman at the beginning of October. Now he gives notice to leave the board entirely Feb. 1.
UNC board selects new chairman to replace Harry Smith
Randy Ramsey, head of a boat building company in Beaufort, is the UNC Board of Governors' new chairman, replacing outgoing board chairman Harry Smith.
UNC's Roper will stay as president for now, not permanently
The University of North Carolina announced Wednesday that Interim President Dr. Bill Roper will continue to serve in that capacity through next June. Roper, who has been a candidate for UNC president in the past, said he is not seeking the position permanently.