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How much did UNCW pay for Magic Johnson to speak recently? What was the source of the funds?

Brian Mull
StarNews

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According to UNC-Wilmington general counsel Robert Hoon, the university paid Magic Johnson $125,000 to be the inaugural speaker for the Daniels Distinguished Lecture Series.

The Daniels family paid the entire fee.

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4 Responses to “ How much did UNCW pay for Magic Johnson to speak recently? What was the source of the funds?”

  1. On October 29, 2012 at 3:29 pm richard wrote:

    What a waste of money! Is that why tuition keeps going up? Sad!

  2. On November 4, 2012 at 8:20 am justin wrote:

    richard – the answer clearly states Mr. Johnson’s fee was paid, in full, by the Daniel’s Family. No state money was used to pay Mr. Johnson.

  3. On November 14, 2012 at 11:07 pm Rob wrote:

    How many kids could have went to school on that?

  4. On January 8, 2013 at 12:53 pm B Wms wrote:

    Is fame really worth that? What can he say that is worth $125,000?



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