Sidewalk closure near Friday Building

Date Published: August 17, 2017

Between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Friday, Aug. 18, excavation work near the Friday Building will close nearby sidewalks. Expect construction personnel and equipment in the area.

Exercise caution when approaching construction zones.


Urban Institute’s Newsom elected chair of history museum board

Date Published: August 16, 2017

Mary Newsom, director of urban policy initiatives at the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute, has been elected chair of the board of trustees at the Charlotte Museum of History.  Newsom had been vice chair of the board, which she joined in 2013.


Niner Research Reception scheduled

Date Published: August 15, 2017

The Office of Research and Economic Development will hold a Niner Research Reception from noon to 2 p.m., Monday, Sept. 11, in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center Salons.

This event will honor faculty grant recipients and others engaged in research on campus; a brief program will start at 12:15 p.m.


McNeil needs shared leave

Date Published: August 14, 2017

Jerena McNeil with the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department needs shared leave donations.


Wall needs shared leave

Date Published: August 14, 2017

Stevie Wall with the Police and Public Safety Department needs shared leave donations.


Forester needs shared leave

Date Published: August 14, 2017

Rachael Forester with the Multicultural Resources Center needs shared leave donations.


Franklin needs shared leave

Date Published: August 14, 2017

Laura Tamberelli Franklin, ITS, needs shared leave donations.


University welcomes new employees

Date Published: August 14, 2017

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the Aug. 8-9 New Employee Orientation session:

Academic Services
Maura Conway, administrative support associate

Alumni Affairs
Sallie Sistare, executive director


Lane closures scheduled along Cameron Boulevard

Date Published: August 10, 2017

Beginning at 7 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 2, through Friday, Aug. 18, there will be lane closures along Cameron Boulevard.

The Poplar Lane side of Cameron will be closed Aug. 2-11; the Witherspoon side of Cameron will be closed Aug. 11-18.


Former employee Sandra Leeds dies

Date Published: August 9, 2017

Sandra Leeds, 58, a former member of the University’s Financial Services Department, died Aug. 4. Her funeral was held Aug. 8 at the Central Church of God. She worked for the University for more than 25 years.