Lawmakers concerned about UNC system board’s closed meetings

The University of North Carolina system’s Board of Governors will meet Friday to hear a report on faculty compensation and take action on a legislative request – two weeks after giving controversial raises to chancellors in a lengthy closed session.

The notice for Friday’s previously unplanned meeting was sent to reporters Wednesday. An agenda listed the two topics – faculty compensation and a legislative request – but gave no further detail. UNC system officials did not respond to a request for more information Wednesday. Continue…