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for North Carolina Vol. 51 Issue 9, Sept 1993
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A $10 million campus-wide campaign to aid the libraries at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is underway. Also, the General Assembly has given additional revenues to the UNC system for faculty salaries and capital improvements.
Every year thousands of people travel to the Blue Ridge Mountains in mid-October to experience the wondrous peak of fall color. But tourism experts say that late September offers the best days for capturing the fall colors and missing the crowds.
A public education reform movement is currently sweeping the General Assembly. At issue is the role of the Department of Public Instruction (DPI) and whether DPI should decentralize and give local school boards more authority.
Sixteen graduate MBA programs are offered in North Carolina colleges. Observers claim that the state has too many business programs, and forecast an impending shakeup in the business school business.
Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan is the only law firm in the state's top 10 that has grown without merging or opening offices in more than one city.