College http://wunc.org en Undocumented College Students Walk From Charlotte To Raleigh Asking For In-State Tuition http://wunc.org/post/undocumented-college-students-walk-charlotte-raleigh-asking-state-tuition <p></p><p>Five students walked 140 miles from Charlotte to Raleigh over the last 10 days to ask state lawmakers for in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants.</p><p>Elver Barrios, a computer engineering student at Johnson C. Smith University, and one of the advocates, says that when the group left last week, momentum seemed on their side.</p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 12:25:00 +0000 Jorge Valencia 37468 at http://wunc.org Undocumented College Students Walk From Charlotte To Raleigh Asking For In-State Tuition Sophomore's New Grading Scale Would Make 90+ An A http://wunc.org/post/sophomores-new-grading-scale-would-make-90 <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>In North Carolina, all public schools are required to grade students on a seven-point scale. That means you get an A if you score between a 93 and 100, and a B if it falls between an 85 and 92.</p><p>But one high school student is trying to change that - he says the current scale is unfair and is asking state leaders to consider adopting a 10-point scale instead so that a 90 to a 100 is an A.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 12:38:14 +0000 Reema Khrais 36016 at http://wunc.org Sophomore's New Grading Scale Would Make 90+ An A 529 Savings Deduction Going Away http://wunc.org/post/529-savings-deduction-going-away <p></p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 23:16:09 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 26605 at http://wunc.org 529 Savings Deduction Going Away