UNC Athlete Essay On Rosa Parks Gets A-Minus – Business Insider. There has been an update: the student had an overall A- average, the whistleblower isn’t certain on the exact grade of the paper. Nonetheless, the class is fake and serves to keep the athlete in school with an acceptable GPA.
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.
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’
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