May 2017

Exceptional CLAS faculty honored with teaching excellence awards

Date Published: May 5, 2017
In recognition of their exceptional teaching, Ashley Bryan, Nishi Bryska and Ian Marriott have received the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences’ Excellence in Teaching Awards for 2017.

Traynor needs shared leave

Date Published: May 5, 2017

Dawn Traynor with the University Center for Academic Excellence needs shared leave donations.


Safety tips during ongoing light rail construction

Date Published: May 4, 2017

UNC Charlotte and the Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) continue to prepare the campus for light rail’s arrival. This summer will bring an increase in construction traffic, periodic traffic disruption and several active construction sites.

Here are some safety tips and more information about what to expect:


Why does UNC Charlotte need an Internal Audit Department?

Date Published: May 3, 2017

The Internal Audit Department is an important part of UNC Charlotte’s operations and management team. 


Brick pavers being installed between King and Reese buildings

Date Published: May 3, 2017

Construction will begin Friday, May 5, to install brick pavers between King and Reese buildings to match the rest of the plaza.

Safety fencing will remain in place until the completion of the work, which is expected by Friday, June 30.


Reminder regarding University receipt books

Date Published: May 3, 2017

Employees who collect cash and/or checks for sales, events, etc. in campus departments/units should log these transactions in a University receipt book.

To obtain a receipt book:


Workshop organized by Veteran Services taught self-defense techniques

Date Published: May 3, 2017

Student veterans, their spouses and dependents, along with members of the Dean of Students Office, recently participated in a special self-defense/sexual assault prevention workshop.


Goldfield talks presidential election in Russia

Date Published: May 3, 2017

David Goldfield, the Robert Lee Bailey Professor of History, recently visited Russia as an academic specialist for the U.S. State Department.


Reminder about commencement parking

Date Published: May 2, 2017

To accommodate expected parking demand for the Commencement ceremony at 1 p.m., Friday May 12, the following parking areas will be closed from 9 p.m.  Thursday, May 11, through 2 p.m., Friday, May 12:  


Cone and West decks blue light phones getting upgrade

Date Published: May 2, 2017

The Risk Management, Safety and Security (RMSS) Department is leading an effort to ensure all campus blue light phones are upgraded to the same manufacturer and technology support. Blue light phones connect directly with the Police and Public Safety (PPS) Department dispatch and can be used to call for assistance or to report crimes in progress.