On a mobile device? Visit http://www.lib.unc.edu/m/
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Libraries logo
University Libraries banner

This Day in the History of the
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

April 4, 2005
The University's men's basketball team won the NCAA Division I national championship by defeating the University of Illinois 75-70. The victory brought head coach Roy Williams his first national championship and the University its fifth.
April 20, 2005
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. was on campus to deliver the Robert and Helen Siler Distinguished Lecture. Kennedy’s talk, which was titled “A Contract With Our Future,” was also a part of UNC’s Earth Day observance.
April 29, 2005
The University held a dedication ceremony for the $20 million addition to Carrington Hall, which houses the School of Nursing.