Erskine Bowles http://wunc.org en Bowles, Shuler, Hackney Not Running http://wunc.org/post/bowles-shuler-hackney-not-running <p>The former president of the UNC system, Erskine Bowles, says he will not run for governor. Meanwhile, Democratic Representative Heath Shuler and state House Representative Joe Hackney will not seek another term in office.<br> Fri, 03 Feb 2012 11:50:00 +0000 Jessica Jones 3334 at http://wunc.org Bowles Friends Facebook http://wunc.org/post/bowles-friends-facebook <p>Former U-N-C President Erskine Bowles will speak on campus tomorrow about the deficit and taxes. He may also chat about his cool new appointment.</p> Wed, 07 Sep 2011 22:30:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 7494 at http://wunc.org Bowles Out, Ross In At UNC http://wunc.org/post/bowles-out-ross-unc <p>Erskine Bowles is spending his last few days as president of the UNC system. Tom Ross takes over in January.</p><p>The Erskine Bowles Era was defined in his first few years by streamlining the 17-campus UNC system -&nbsp;and then, in the final years, because of the recession, fighting for dwindling resources.</p><p>Tom Ross takes over for Bowles at a time when those resources are likely to be at an all-time low. Ross was, most recently, the President of Davidson College. He says he hopes to have has much success courting state legislators as Bowles did:</p> Tue, 21 Dec 2010 10:35:00 +0000 Dave DeWitt 11381 at http://wunc.org