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The Daily Tar Heel for March 30, 2012

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By Kelly Parsons
Sports Editor
 With one fell swoop, the future of NorthCarolina basketball became a little bit hazier.On Thursday afternoon, junior forwardJohn Henson, sophomore forward HarrisonBarnes and sophomore point guard KendallMarshall all announced their decision to leaveUNC and enter the 2012 NBA draft.Coach Roy Williams said during his radioshow Monday he didn’t think the decision-mak-ing process for the trio would be drawn out.He wasn’t kidding.The announcement comes just four daysafter UNC’s 2011-12 season ended at thehands of Kansas in the Elite Eight. And while Williams said their departure is bittersweet forhim as a coach, he can’t help but be proud of their progression toward their dreams.“When I recruit a young man I talk to themabout their ultimate goals, and each of themare taking that next step toward reaching thegoals they spoke to me about,” Williams said.“I am extremely pleased for them … They have been and will always be great Tar Heels.” According to mock draft website DraftExpress, Barnes is expected to be the seventhoverall pick in the draft on June 28. It predictsHenson will be picked eighth and Marshall 14th.Success is likely for the three first-rounders.But for UNC, the future’s a bit more unknown.Provided freshman draft prospect JamesMichael McAdoo sticks to his plan to return toUNC next season, the Tar Heels will lose 69.2percent of its offensive production.Senior Tyler Zeller, who will graduate inMay, was one of UNC’s top three leading scor-ers during the 2011-12 campaign alongsideBarnes and Henson. He’s predicted to be the10th overall draft pick.Marshall, who was fifth on the team in scoring,finished the season with 351 assists — 299 morethan his next closest teammate, Reggie Bullock,and good for the ACC single-season record.Henson, a two-time ACC Defensive Player of the Year, averaged nearly a double-double pergame for UNC this season, and Barnes led theteam in scoring, averaging 17.1 per game.
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By Madeline Will
Assistant State & National Editor
 A group of professors, stu-dents and staff in the UNCsystem are uniting against pro-posed legislation that many say could effectively silence workers.Housekeepers, maintenance workers and other system staff members are all currently pro-tected under the State Personnel Act — but a new provision would take the authority fromthe state and give it to the UNC-system Board of Governors.The provision came from anN.C. Senate bill to increase theUNC system’s efficiency andautonomy from the state, saidSen. Richard Stevens, R-Wake,a primary sponsor of the bill.Most of the bill was enactedlast June, but this particularprovision might be consideredin May during the N.C. General Assembly’s short session.The provision would removeabout 22,000 UNC-system workers from protection underthe State Personnel Act and placethem under the control of thesystem. The move is meant tounify the system for workers withthe one for faculty, Stevens said.Members of the board willdiscuss the provision duringtheir April meeting, before the bill is debated by the legislature.The UNC-CH chapter of Student Action with Workers —a group comprised of studentsand workers — publicly delivereda petition to Chancellor HoldenThorp’s office Thursday, urginghim to publicly take a stanceon the bill. So far, Thorp hasremained silent in the debate.UNC-system President TomRoss asked for the legisla-tion, Stevens said, adding thechange, if approved, would becost-effective.“If you’ve got two separatesystems and you put them intoone, clearly there will be sav-ings; it’s just a question of how much the savings will be.”But many workers fear this bill will stifle their voices by removing the objective higherauthority of the state.Jackie Overton, chairwomanof the UNC-CH employeeforum, said the group has pub-licly opposed the bill. And Altha Cravey, a UNCassociate professor of geog-raphy who was involved inThursday’s rally, said the work-ers she has spoken to have beenangry and concerned.“Word is getting around thatthis is unreasonable,” she said.“My personal view is that it willgive less voice and less power toall the employees in the UNCsystem and more power to theadministrators.”Zaina Alsous, a UNC junior
By Florence Bryan
Assistant City Editor
Parent preferences and schooldistrict priorities are getting lostin translation when it comes tothe Chinese dual language pro-gram in Chapel Hill-CarrboroCity Schools. A report released by the dis-trict this week that recommend-ed phasing out the program hasupset parents and teachers.Since 2002, the Chineseprogram has been offered atGlenwood Elementary School, which then feeds into McDougleMiddle School.“It’s just really sad that they  would take this investment of 10 years and just ditch it,” said LeighCopeland, who has a fourth-gradeson enrolled in the program.Parents and teachers met atCarrboro High School Monday night and gathered againon Thursday after school atGlenwood Elementary School toshare concerns and ideas.“They’ve gotten one recom-mendation, and there’s definitely a lot of work on our side to show the phenomenal benefit to kids,”Copeland said.Dual language programscombine native foreign languagespeakers and English speakers inthe same classroom. Students aretaught in English for half of theday and a foreign language forthe other half.The school district also offers a Spanish dual language programat three elementary schools, andthe report recommended that thedistrict expand the program.The team of school and districtadministrators who made therecommendations cited issues of sustainability as the reason forending the Chinese program.McDougle Middle Schoolprincipal Debra Scott, who waspart of the team, said she wouldhate to lose the Chinese program, but she has noticed a problem with student retention.“There’s just an attrition prob-lem, especially at the middle andhigh school levels,” she said.For the 2011-2012 school year,128 students were enrolled inGlenwood Elementary School’sChinese dual language pro-gram, but only 31 students wereenrolled in the middle and highschool program combined,according to the district’s report.She said McDougle has alsohad difficulty finding and retain-ing a certified Chinese teacher.But teachers at GlenwoodElementary School said theschool district is doing a poor jobof recruiting Chinese teachers.Judy Ouyang, who has taughtdual language fourth- and fifth-grade classes at Glenwood for six years, said she found her teach-ing position by chance.
By Chessa DeCain
Staff Writer
Hot weather means frozen yogurt for many Chapel Hill resi-dents and UNC students — butnow it also means a choice.The Yogurt Pump, a localfavorite celebrating its 30th anni- versary this fall, is seeing compe-tition from Sweet Frog, a secondfrozen-yogurt centered businesson downtown Franklin Street.Joe Lurie, co-owner of SweetFrog, said he thinks FranklinStreet can easily hold multiplefrozen yogurt shops.“Yogurt Pump, we have thegreatest respect for,” he said. “Wedon’t think of ourselves as com-peting with them.But Lurie did say he thoughthis store will do better than YoFrutt — which closed in 2011— because its larger storefrontand better atmosphere attractsstudents and families.“We’re hoping people actually stop, sit by and have some goodconversation,” Lurie said.Scott Stephenson, the YogurtPump’s owner, said he wasn’t worried about the increase incompetition from Sweet Frog.He said that Sweet Frog is justthe most recent of many frozendessert competitors that are onFranklin Street.“They come in and our salesgo down a little in the beginning,and they leave and our salescome up a little,” Stephenson saidin an email.“All the competition over the years has made us a stronger, better business,” he added.To make themselves known asan alternative, Lurie said Sweet
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 The Chapel Hill tradition Yogurt Pump, right, faces competition fromFranklin Street’s newest frozen-yogurt venue, Sweet Frog, left.
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Frog has tried to gain notoriety among UNC students by part-nering with any group that asksthem to hold a benefit.Residents said they likedaspects of both shops.Kat Guilfoyle, a 26-year-oldChapel Hill resident, said shelikes the Yogurt Pump more.“People are friendly, prices aregood,” she said. “Good locationright downtown.But Guilfoyle said she goes toSweet Frog as well, and knows both stores are popular.“They’re both always packed,Guilfoyle said. “If you’re not fromhere you probably wouldn’t know 
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 lot of people don’t like or respect cops. There are a lot of reasonsnot to like or respect cops — especially when they waste taxpayermoney giving drinking tickets to 20-year-olds. But on the whole,police have a very important job to do, and everyone respects that.But this makes it really hard to take them seriously.Motorists in West Palm Beach, Fla., were treated to a friendly Easter mes-sage from a man and a bunny walking down the side of the road: “Have a safe,hoppy holiday. Buckle up!”This wasn’t a joke, however. The men were both West Palm Beach police of-cers. We don’t know what West Palm crime rates look like, but there HAS to be a better use of an ofcer’s time than that.
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Someone played loud music at12:26 a.m. Wednesday at 312McDade St., accoding to ChapelHill police epots.Loud bass was coming fom a house, epots state.Someone was epoted fo willfully damaging popety and was epoted as a suspicious pe-son at 1800 E. Fanlin St. between 6:10 and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, accoding to ChapelHill police epots.The peson too a secuity  tag off of mechandise at GeatOutdoo Povision Company,epots state.Damage done by the emoval of  the secuity tag was valued at $5,epots state.Someone epoted a bicycle theft at 1800 E. Fanlin St. between 6:30 and 7:45 p.m.
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tudent Leadership Advisory Committee hosted“Cookies with Vice Chancellor Crisp”, where stu-dents gave feedback about life at UNC. Public poli-cy major Katy Lucci, left, talks with Jon Curtis, the associ-ate director of activities and organizations at the Union.
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CAMPUS BriefS
8 UNC students namedFulbright grant recipients
Eight UNC students have wona Fulbright grant, and more win-ners will be announced on a roll-ing deadline until mid-May.Given by the Fulbright U.S.Student Program, the grantallows students to either pursueresearch or to teach Englishabroad.The winners announced so farare Mark Abadi, Julia Ault, Laura Brade, Patrick Dowd, Joshua Ford, Brittany Lehman, ElaineTownsend and Leslie Willis.Last year, UNC had 18 grantrecipients, the 10th most fromany school in the country, saidTripp Tuttle, adviser for theFulbright program at UNC.
CiTY BriefS
Chapel Hill police arrest8 people for car break-ins
The Chapel Hill PoliceDepartment arrested eightpeople for breaking and enteringinto vehicles between March 14and March 27. All of the arrests were on felo-ny charges, and in each incidentthe vehicle broken into had beenleft unlocked or unsecured.Police are recommendingthat residents lock their vehicledoors and trunks and roll uptheir windows when they leavetheir cars. A police press release alsosuggests that residents part in well-lighted areas, and that driv-ers never leave valuables or keysinside of their vehicles.Police also urge residents whonotice suspicious activity in theirarea to contact 911 immediately.
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BRIEF
By Daniel Wiser
Assistant State & National Editor
RALEIGH — Democratic guber-natorial candidates showed few signsof division on issues at an educationforum Thursday, while the leadingRepublican contender declined toattend the event.Hosted by the N.C. Association of School Administrators, the forumpresented candidates with an oppor-tunity to discuss their views on edu-cation spending and policy in frontof about 100 school administrators atthe Raleigh Convention Center.Much of the discussion amongthe Democratic candidates centeredon their opposition to educationcuts in last year’s state budget. TheRepublican majority at the N.C.General Assembly enacted total cutsof more than $900 million in educa-tion funds — including a reduction of $414 million, or 15.6 percent, for uni- versities — in efforts to grapple witha budget deficit of $2.4 billion.Lt. Gov. Walter Dalton said he would work with the Republicanleadership to emphasize the impor-tance of education as an investmentrather than a budgetary line item.“I would hopefully let them know the wisdom of that — that educationis the key to the future and that weneed to build education,” he said.“That’s going to be the key to jobs.”Republican frontrunner PatMcCrory, former mayor of Charlotte,unveiled his education platform Wednesday and did not join theother GOP candidates at the forum.His plan calls for offering two typesof high school diplomas — one forcollege-ready graduates and one forstudents entering the workforce —more student choices in terms of online courses, and charter schoolsand merit pay for teachers.McCrory has also said he opposesextending three-quarters of a one-cent sales tax that expired in last year’s budget. That extension, whichcould raise as much as $750 mil-lion in additional revenue, has beena sticking point for current Gov.Bev Perdue in her public spat withRepublican legislators, who say taxesshould not be raised during a sput-tering economic recovery. While all of the Democratic candi-dates expressed their support for thesales tax extension to fund education,none appeared willing to differenti-ate themselves on other issues.Former Congressman BobEtheridge joined Dalton and Rep.Bill Faison, D-Orange, in opposingtax credits for families who wantto send their children to charterschools. They also agreed that meritpay should not be awarded to teach-ers before their salaries are increasedto match the national average.“Everybody wants to do it, butnobody wants to put the money  behind it,” Etheridge said. According to a survey conductedearlier this month by Public Policy Polling, a left-leaning polling firm based in Raleigh, McCrory leadsEtheridge by a 46-36 percent marginand Dalton by a 46-35 percent mar-gin. McCrory continues to benefitfrom support among independentsand more name recognition afternarrowly losing the governor’s seat toPerdue in 2008.Other Democratic candidates whoattended the forum included Dr.Bruce Blackmon, a retired physician who advocated for using 5 percentof state lottery funds to invest in anendowment for education.Republican Scott Jones, a busi-ness owner from Greensboro, said he would take a nonpartisan approachto education.“Right now we’re worriedabout too much Democrats andRepublicans, and we can’t get any-thing done — that includes theschool system.”
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Gubernatorial hopefulsshared views on NC budgetat an education forum.
By Leslie Carlucci
Staff Writer
If you’ve seen the block-buster hit The HungerGames, you might have recognized the woodedlandscapes of Western North Carolina. The state was the film’s setting of a futuristic dystopiannation, where children are selected to compete in a game of survival.The film brought in about $150 million at the box office during it’s opening weekend, and fansare now rushing to the state to visit shootinglocations and areas where the actors spent timefilming.The film, based on the first of a trilogy by Suzanne Collins, was shot last year in Ashevilleand Charlotte areas. And the sequel is rumored toreturn to North Carolina next year. Amanda Baranski, executive assistant for the western N.C. Film Commission, said the N.C.Film Office has projected that almost $60 million was generated during production. As the statecontinues to face potential budget shortfalls,fan tourism could be a beneficial uplift for theeconomy.“I think that (fan tourism) will be a lasting eco-nomic impact,” Baranski said. “After the film hasplayed and people see the thing, they’re going to want to come here.Prentiss Brewer, visitor services manager with the Brevard and Transylvania Chamber of Commerce, locations where parts of the movie were filmed, said visitation to the county’s tourism website has more than doubled recently, and sheexpects tourism to continue to grow.“We do expect to see a pretty substantial leap inthe numbers,” she said. “Summer is normally busy anyway, and we’re expecting it to be the blockbuster year.”Tammy Hopkins, co-creator of the private com-pany Hunger Games Fan Tours, said fans have been asking her about tours since last year. Thecompany’s other co-creator, Leigh Trapp ,was previ-ously involved with tours based on the Twilight andHarry Potter movies.Hopkins and Trapp offer day and weekend excur-sions at DuPont State Recreational Forest, wherescenes of the games — particularly scenes in whichprotagonist Katniss sleeps in the tree tops — werefilmed. The company also offers opportunities forfans to participate in activities based on the movie.Fans who take part in the tour can learn survivalskills and compete in time trials, resulting in a win-ner. Both creators are expected to be interviewedtoday on the MSNBC Today show about the HungerGames fan tours.The tourism division of the N.C. Department of Commerce has created a four-day, self-guided itin-erary for sightseers to visit shooting locations andstar hangouts from production.
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Fans are flooding the state to visitthe film’s shooting locations.
By Caroline Pate
Staff Writer
In 1989, an art critic denouncedThornton Dial’s drawing skills.But this criticism only motivated Dialfurther.Dial, previously known for his mixed-media sculptures, produced a collection of drawings between 1990 and 1991.These drawings make up one of the Ackland Art Museum’s latest exhibits,“Thoughts on Paper.”The exhibit is the first one to featureonly Dial’s drawings, said Kimberly Kutz, a curatorial intern for the Ackland.“He’s best known for his sculpture, actu-ally, not his works on paper,” she said.In conjunction with “Thoughts onPaper,” UNC Press has released a book of the same name that contains critical essayson Dial’s drawings.
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A collection of drawings byThornton Dial will be one of the latest Ackland exhibits.
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Barbara Jentleson, the digital archivist at the Ackland, observes Thornton Dial’s art at the open-ing reception of “Thoughts on Paper,”which includes Dial’s drawings from 1990 and 1991.
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By Megan Cassella
Staff Writer
In hooded sweatshirts and headscarves, UNC students looked to makea statement Thursday afternoon. About 65 students gathered on thesteps of Wilson Library for a photoshoot to symbolically protest acts of racial discrimination — specifically,two recent cases they said targeted the black and Muslim communities.Trayvon Martin was a black 17-year-old who was shot and killed while walk-ing in his neighborhood in Sanford,Fla., by George Zimmerman, a neigh- borhood watch volunteer who said he was acting in self-defense.Shaima Alawadi, a 32-year-oldMuslim and mother of five, died after being beaten last Wednesday in herCalifornia home with a tire iron.She was found with a letter next toher that read, “This is my country. Go back to yours, terrorist.” She was origi-nally from Iraq. At Thursday’s photo shoot, studentsheld hands, standing solemnly togetherin front of a sign that read “Hoodies & Hijabs 4 Justice.”Sophomore Amira Shehata, whoorganized the event, got the idea from Wake Forest University. After seeingtheir photo, she wanted to organize thesame event at UNC, she said.“I got a lot of great reactions, because both African-Americans andMuslims were being represented here,”Shehata said. “We wanted to stand forall minorities and show that we need justice for everyone.”Shehata said she organized the eventprimarily because she wanted to spreadawareness about these two recentinjustices.
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reshman psychology major Mariah Conte, right, talks to police after having a heated discussion with the Pit Preacher, Gary Birdsong, because she took her shirt off due to the hot weather on Thursday. “They’re not OK with having topless girls, butthey’re OK with having a hate monger on campus,” Conte said in response to the University’s reaction. The police collectedConte’s information and the incident will be reviewed by the Dean of Students to see if there will be any repercussions.
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Bernard Herman, an American studiesprofessor, brought the idea for the exhibitto the Ackland and also edited the book “Thoughts on Paper.”Emily Kass, director of the Ackland,said she was excited when Hermanapproached her with ideas about theexhibit and the book.“It’s really important for us to be part-ners with other departments,” she said.Kass said partnering with the UNCPress in their first full collaborationensured that the book would be done theright way and distributed to a wider audi-ence.Herman said the exhibit is a culmina-tion of his work with his past and pres-ent students in partnership with the Ackland.“Everybody’s hand is in the final prod-uct,” he said.
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“We wanted to stand for all minorities and show that we need justice for everyone.” 
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“These are two really importantcases because they symbolize how minorities are treated in general,” shesaid.“The way the criminals retaliated inthese cases was consistent with stereo-types. I want people to be informed, torealize that.”Freshman Cora Went, who posed inthe photo shoot, said she wanted to makea statement against racial profiling.“These are not specific people doing bad things,” she said. “These are people who were profiled because of the way they look. What we’re saying here isthat anyone could be the person wear-ing the scarf, anyone could be the per-son wearing the hoodie.Shehata also said that she wantedto make a statement to condemninjustice. The students thought it wasimportant to protest and point out that while Martin’s killer has not yet beenprosecuted, Alawadi’s case has not even been widely publicized, she said.Sophomore Sarah Zamamiri said she wanted to participate to show that shestands in solidarity with the victims.“These are hate crimes, and hatecrimes cannot be tolerated in theUnited States,” she said. “We’re here toshow that they cannot be tolerated by the African-American community, not by the Muslim community, not by theJewish or Christian communities.“They should not be tolerated by anybody.”
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 Visit dailytarheel.com to read about another exhibition,“Piece by Piece: Quilts, Collages, andConstructions,”at the Ackland.

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