In Fake Classes Scandal, UNC Fails Its Athletes—and Whistle-Blower

http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-02-27/in-fake-classes-scandal-unc-fails-its-athletes-whistle-blower#p1 Mary Willingham makes public how college athletes are signed up to take fake classes and literacy rates of elementary students. Skipping class may lend more time to sports now but when that loan is called in, they’ll have a poor education, unable to guide themselves. Advertisements

UNC: We failed students ‘for years’

Chancellor: University of North Carolina failed some of its students “for years” by allowing them to take classes that did not match academic standards. UNC: We failed students ‘for years’

Death threats and denial for woman who showed college athletes struggle to read

The death threats, Mary Willingham expected. More shocking was the denial from the University of North Carolina. Death threats and denial for woman who showed college athletes struggle to read