A bold experiment is being watched by North Carolina’s private colleges

The Benedictine monks who founded Belmont Abbey College 138 years ago are better known for peacefulness than for trend-setting. But the Gaston County campus is the scene of a bold experiment watched by other private liberal-arts colleges in North Carolina.


A College Copes with Change

A former women’s college in Raleigh, North Carolina, reinvents itself, but the process is far from smooth.