New Questions About UNC Basketball Aide's Involvement In Bogus Class Scandal

Dec 7, 2016

Investigative reporter Dan Kane from The News & Observer has raised new questions about whether an academic aide with UNC basketball may have been involved in the bogus classes scandal.
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The News & Observer may have uncovered a new figure in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill academic scandal. News & Observer investigative reporter Dan Kane, who has been digging into the story for more than five years, says new questions have emerged about whether an academic aide with UNC basketball may have been involved.

Host Frank Stasio talks with Kane about the latest. Jonathan Jones, director of the Sunshine Center of the North Carolina Open Government Coalition, talks about the changing relationship between universities and media, and the use of FERPA, the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act.