Here are the top stories at UNC Pembroke for 2000, as ranked by the Office University Relations.
1. $3.1 billion bond referendum passes.
UNCP's share of $56.6 million will be spent on a new science building, new residence hall and renovating and upgrading numerous other buildings as well as infrastructure. Voters approved the bonds overwhelmingly across the region and state.
2. Enrollment booms; leads UNC system.