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Trending today – #UNCBOG votes to shut down three university-based centers

Bog-protester2Today’s top trending story is the decision by the UNC Board of Governors to close three university-based centers, including the Center on Work, Poverty and Opportunity at UNC Chapel Hill. Also on the chopping block: N.C. Central University’s Institute for Civic Engagement and the East Carolina University’s Center for Biodiversity.

The unanimous vote came amid some very vocal protests by college students in the audience.

If you missed Friday’s hearing in Charlotte, here are some of the top tweets:

 

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