Bowles New UNC President

Former White House Chief of Staff Erskine Bowles is now the new President of the UNC system. The board of governors confirmed Bowles during a special meeting in Chapel Hill Monday. Bowles succeeds Molly Broad, who has led the UNC system since 1997. Bowles, who lost bids for the U.S. Senate in 2002 and 2004, will start his new job on January 1.