UNC Elects First Native American Student Body President

Nicole Rojas
Sep 16, 2019 - 2:10
UNC Elects First Native American Student Body President

The University of North Carolina (UNC), Chapel Hill elected its first Native American student body president in February following a controversial election. More than 3,000 students voted in the election, giving the win to then-junior Ashton Martin with 51.8 percent of the vote. The race for student body president earlier in 2019 was highly contentious, with one candidate disqualified and two others facing allegations of inappropriate behavior, UNC’s student newspaper The Daily Tar Heel reported. By some accounts,...

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2 Replies to “UNC Elects First Native American Student Body President”

  1. Many minorities who can pass for white usually have escape routes and alternative conservative views. Tread lightly black people, because we know our history. All our skin-folk are not our kin-folk.

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