Growing up in Greenville, we were fortunate to watch East Carolina College grow into a full-fledged university through the leadership of Dr. Leo W. Jenkins.
Roll Call’s Jonathan Strong reported that afternoon of a move made by Speaker of the House John Boehner in reining in his caucus and giving notice to House Republicans who had a tendency to go their own way that he wasn’t playing around. So, U.S. Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., found himself no longer on the House Financial Services Committee.
William Peace University President Debra Townsley clearly has support from her board of trustees. The board’s leaders defend her strongly, just as they defend the decision to invest a big chunk of the university’s endowment into the Seaboard Station retail complex near their downtown Raleigh campus.