"No one learns at their best when they feel unsafe," Chancellor Carol L. Folt said in announcing her decision.
Hundreds gathered on the Chapel Hill campus to voice their opposition to a new building that would house "Silent Sam."
As a White woman, I had to pretend to be afraid of the real me, a Black woman.
Students toppled the Confederate monument, nicknamed Silent Sam, this week in Chapel Hill.
The Silent Sam statue, located on the campus of UNC-Chapel Hill, has been a target of vandalism and protests for decades.
I propose a celebration of a true Tar Heel who transformed America for good
Silent Sam Memorial Painted With "Black Lives Matter"
The statue has since been the focus of protests, and many have called for its removal. A controversial statue on the University