|UNC fares well in grad success rates|
|Friday, October 26, 2012|
The NCAA released data today that shows the University of North Carolina's latest Graduation Success Rate for student-athletes is 88 percent, eight percentage points higher than the national average.
Eleven Tar Heel teams that reflect the incoming freshman class of 2005 scored a perfect 100percent, including men's and women's fencing, field hockey, women's golf, gymnastics, women's lacrosse, rowing, women's swimming and diving, men's and women's tennis and volleyball. Additionally, 15 of Carolina's sports measured 90 percent or greater.
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CAROLINA IN THE NEWSEndometriosis more common in lean women: study
Reuters (Wire Service)
...Dr. Steven Young, who has studied and treated endometriosis at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, said that many studies - and his own clinical experience - suggest the risk is indeed higher in lean women. "The biggest confusion is, the diagnosis is difficult and (endometriosis) requires surgery for a definitive diagnosis," said Young, who wasn't involved in the new research.