Exhausting and draining. That is how one NC State University Board of Trustees member living here in the east, describes Monday's ordeal over Mary Easley.
Bob Mattocks of Trent Woods in Craven County graduated from North Carolina State University in 1957, for the past eight years he has been on his Alma Mater's Board of Trustees.
He says Monday was one of the saddest days in school history, but certain decisions had to be made.
Jim Woodward was appointed the interim chancellor by UNC System President, Erskine Bowles. Woodward spent 16 years as Chancellor at UNC Charlotte.