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Tarnished Heels -- Conclusion and Author's Note
Conclusion After
nearly four years of scandals there ultimately are very few definitive
answers.  Not because of a lack of
evidence, but rather due to an obstinate lack of cooperation and openness by
UNC.  The university has held on tooth
and nail to an ide...
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Tarnished Heels -- Chapter Twenty-three
Chapter
Twenty-Three National
media attention; the cost of a scandal             The different athletic/academic scandals at UNC had
caused small national ripples at times over the previous three years, but never
had any truly moved to the forefront of the ...
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Tarnished Heels -- Chapter Twenty-two
Chapter
Twenty-Two NCAA
stays away; Nyang’oro indicted; Hairston dismissed             The final months of 2013 would contain a flurry of
articles spanning nearly every aspect of UNC’s multiple scandals.  On September 27 the men’s basketball team
began pres...
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Tarnished Heels -- Chapter Twenty-One
Chapter
Twenty-One Secretary
of State football/agent indictments             In early October it was announced that an Orange County
(NC) grand jury had handed up five indictments related to the UNC football
scandal from three years earlier. 
According to a...
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Tarnished Heels -- Chapter Twenty
Chapter
Twenty Jan
Boxill and athletic-minded edits to a faculty report             As discussed in Chapter Eighteen, wording in a UNC
internal academic report released in late July of 2012 had been changed at the
last minute prior to its release.  The
chan...
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Tarnished Heels -- Chapter Nineteen
Chapter
Nineteen PJ Hairston and
impermissible benefits; connections between
basketball players, felons, and UNC alumni             As covered in the beginning of the book, in early January
of 2010 a number of Tar Heel star football players announced they w...
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Tarnished Heels - Chapter Eighteen
Chapter
Eighteen Carol Folt; Jan
Boxill; James Moeser; Nyang’oro and
Crowder emails; public relations firms             As the date drew nearer when Holden Thorp would be
stepping down as Chancellor, his eventual replacement was announced.  Carol Folt, an e...
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Tarnished Heels -- Chapter Seventeen
Chapter
Seventeen Public
documents; Sunshine Day             The Raleigh News
and Observer had never come right out and blatantly said it, but there were
certain suspicions that had long been asked via several social media sites: Had
UNC intentionally delay...
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Tarnished Heels -- Chapter Sixteen
Chapter
Sixteen Further depth of
the academic scandal; Robert Mercer; Board of
Governors; SACS             Shortly following the late-January retraction by Baker
Tilly, an editorial would appear in the News
and Observer written by John Drescher. 
That piece...
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Tarnished Heels -- Chapter Fifteen
Chapter
Fifteen Martin report
released; immediate criticism and debunking; Baker-Tilly’s
retraction             On December 20, 2012, former Governor Jim Martin released
a report of the findings that resulted from a three-plus month investigation
into acade...
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