William C. Friday, president emeritus of the University of North Carolina and an icon of American public higher education, died peacefully in his sleep at home on Friday, Oct. 12. The longtime Chapel Hill resident was 92.
Live streaming of Friday’s memorial service will be accessible through a link on the homepage of the UNC General Administration website. The service begins at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17.
UNC-TV will also carry a live broadcast, with a repeat broadcast of the service Wednesday evening at 7 p.m.