Event DateEvent Name
01-06-1969The Frank Porter Graham Student Union opened. State bonds and student fees funded the building.
02-23-1969Cafeteria workers at UNC went on strike, demanding improved pay and working conditions.
02-28-1969Janis Joplin performed at Carmichael Auditorium.
05-03-1969United States Supreme Court Chief Justice Earl Warren spoke at the dedication ceremony of the Van Hecke-Wettach School of Law building.
10-15-1969Approximately 7,000 UNC students (60% of the student body) participate in the Vietnam Moratorium, a nationwide boycott of classes by college students seeking to end the Vietnam War.