EdTalks is a series of op-ed pieces from campus and community leaders about the impacts our public colleges and universities have on the lives of North Carolinians..
- UNC Strategic Plan: Measuring progress at FSU By Chancellor James A. Anderson Fayetteville State University FAYETTEVILLE – The University of North Carolina, of which Fayetteville State University (FSU) is a proud constituent institution, recently unveiled Higher Expectations, the Strategic ... Read more
- Innovation and sustainability – App State’s value proposition By DR. SHERI N. EVERTS Chancellor Appalachian State University As Chancellor of Appalachian State University, I am privileged to work in one of the most magnificent regions of our state, if not our ... Read more
- Investing in North Carolina’s best and brightest By DR. TODD ROBERTS Chancellor North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics DURHAM (April 7, 2017) – The North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics grew out of a simple conviction on the ... Read more
- UNCW Chancellor: Growing numbers of qualified students By DR. JOSE V. SARTARELLI Chancellor University of North Carolina Wilmington WILMINGTON (March 31, 2017) – We learn early in life to ask “why,” but I often prefer to ask “why not.” Our perspectives ... Read more
- UNC Charlotte Chancellor: Access and opportunity for every deserving student By PHILIP L. DUBOIS CHARLOTTE – Founded just 70 years ago to educate veterans returning from World War II, what is today known as UNC Charlotte remains committed to its original mission ... Read more
- WSSU Chancellor: Student success key to social, economic mobility By ELWOOD L. ROBINSON Not all college rankings are created equal. Many national rankings reward universities for their selectivity or focus on metrics like reputation, recognizing universities that spend more money ... Read more
- WCU keeps its access and affordability promise to WNC By DAVID O. BELCHER CULLOWHEE – While Western North Carolina’s mountains attract millions of visitors from around the world, beneath the beauty of the majestic peaks and long-range vistas exists a ... Read more