East Carolina University officials are considering merging two colleges to reduce costs estimated in the six figures, which was one of several dozen recommendations made to the chancellor earlier this year to cut spending.
More than 62 teams are expected to hit the basketball courts at the East Carolina University Recreation Center when Greenville plays host to the N.C. Senior Games State Finals 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament this week.
Officials in Connecticut said on Thursday afternoon that a Yale graduate student hospitalized with “Ebola-like symptoms” had tested negative for the virus, alleviating fears that the deadly disease had reached the Northeast.
Columbia University is only a few blocks from the Harlem public school where Allyson Chavez spent her high-school years. But to her and her schoolmates, she said, the Ivy League institution often seemed little more than a steadily encroaching foreign entity where few, if any of them, would end up.