March 2017

University welcomes new employees

Date Published: March 24, 2017

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the March 21-22 New Employee Orientation session:

Athletics
Jennifer Charles, assistant volleyball coach

Building Environmental Services
Randall Biggerstaff, building environmental technician
Joyce Patterson, building environmental technician


Call for IT project ideas

Date Published: March 23, 2017

Campus units that are considering a small-, medium- or large-scale technology project during the next 18 months are encouraged to submit ideas to ITS by Monday, April 17.

“Even if you think your idea won’t happen until next year, ITS wants to know, so we can start a conversation with you,” said Mike Carlin, vice chancellor for information technology and CIO.


Periodic parking lane disruptions planned through July 1

Date Published: March 23, 2017

Between Friday, March 24, and Saturday, July 1, there will be periodic parking lane disruptions throughout campus as work is completed to update all parking equipment.

During these lane closures at parking lots and decks, there will be construction noise and dust as crews work in closed lanes. Signage will be posted at lot and deck entrances.


Policy on contracting with state employees/relatives revised

Date Published: March 22, 2017

University Policy 603.2 Contracting with State Employees or Relatives of State Employees has been revised to clarify and update the policy, procedures, roles and responsibilities.


Norman needs shared leave

Date Published: March 21, 2017

Lola Norman with Building and Environmental Services needs shared leave donations.


ACCEHW sponsoring webinar to eat the ‘Med Way’

Date Published: March 21, 2017

University employees who are interested in learning more about the Mediterranean Diet should register to view the webinar “Steps to Eating the Med Way: Rethink Your Sweets.”


Nomination deadline for faculty governance positions

Date Published: March 21, 2017

Nominations are being accepted for a number of faculty governance positions. Faculty members can nominate themselves or other qualified faculty members for:


Temporary pedestrian walkway closure at CRI Deck

Date Published: March 20, 2017

Through Friday, April 14, the rear pedestrian entrance/exit of the lower level of the CRI Parking Deck will be closed to install a drainage system as part of the Deck Storm Water Improvement project.

Safety fencing and signage have been installed around the area.


University Policy 601.4 revised

Date Published: March 20, 2017

On March 14, University Policy 601.4, Integrated Space Management, was revised to change the title from "Space Assignment, Management and Alteration"; focus on overarching goals and guiding principles; revise the guiding principles to better align with UNC Charlotte's institutional goals; make the governance structure more strategic; m


Policy regarding death of a student revised

Date Published: March 20, 2017

On March 14, University Policy 404 Death of a Student was revised to provide clear communication and notification procedures, clear delineation of various responsibilities and to add a “Postvention Response Team.”