Event DateEvent Name
01-26-1995Wendell Williamson, a third-year law student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, killed two individuals during a shooting spree on Chapel Hill's Henderson Street. The victims were university sophomore and lacrosse player Kevin Reichardt and Chapel Hill resident Ralph W. Walker, Jr. In addition, Williamson shot and wounded two other individuals.
05-17-1995Although virtually unenforceable for twenty-seven years, the Speaker Ban Law was finally repealed by the General Assembly.
07-01-1995Michael Hooker officially assumed the office of chancellor.
08-27-1995Torrential rains soaked the campus and town of Chapel Hill. The flooding was severe enough that residents of Granville Towers, an off-campus, private residence hall, had to be evacuated.