License plate recognition coming to parking permitsDate Published: April 19, 2017
When the fall 2017 semester begins, a hanging tag will not be needed to park on campus. Permits will be required still; however, permission to park will be virtual and verified through license plate recognition (LPR).
LPR works based upon the permit purchased. Parking privileges will be assigned to a vehicle license plate and the purchaser’s 49er ID card.
Lee College professor receives international honorDate Published: April 19, 2017
John Ziegert, a faculty member in the Lee College of Engineering Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Science Department, is the 2017 recipient of the Frederick Taylor Research Medal, bestowed by SME (Society of Manufacturing Engineers).
External excavation, repairs being completed on Woodward HallDate Published: April 18, 2017
Repair work to the exterior of Woodward Hall (the section near the Cato College of Education) is underway through Thursday, June 15.
Expect heavy equipment, excavation work, noise and dust and masonry cutting/removal during the project.
Exercise caution when approaching construction zones.
Green Office certifications boost awareness of campus' environmental footprintDate Published: April 14, 2017
The UNC Charlotte Green Office Program, an initiative piloted by the Sustainability Office in 2015, has reported a notable rise in the number of Green Office certifications.
Camo Classic to highlight veterans on campusDate Published: April 13, 2017
The Veteran Services Office and the Dean of Students Office will host the 2017 Camo Classic, an annual competition to highlight veterans across campus.
‘Swing into Summer’ offers recreational classes for golf, tennis and 5K trainingDate Published: April 12, 2017
This summer, Recreational Services will offer a new learning series called "Swing into Summer" for UNC Charlotte faculty, staff and students who want to stay active while practicing new skills. Online registration is open for golf and tennis lessons and a Couch to 5K program. Classes are fee-based and not for University course credit.
Johns Hopkins professor to talk ‘Controlling Human Evolution’Date Published: April 12, 2017
Nathan Comfort, a professor at Johns Hopkins University, will present “In Pursuit of Perfection: Controlling Human Evolution from Eugenics to CRISPR” at 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 18, in the Cone University Center, Room 113.
This luncheon/workshop is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are required by Thursday, April 13.
An aerial view of how light rail will connect the University to Center City and beyondDate Published: April 12, 2017
Deadline to submit fall semester crowdfunding projects May 1Date Published: April 12, 2017
Crowdfund UNC Charlotte allows University students to become leaders and fosters a philanthropic community across campus by providing an online platform that harnesses the power of the community through small gifts to help students, faculty or staff to raise money to fuel their passions, innovations and ideas.
Candidate forum for vice chancellor of student affairsDate Published: April 11, 2017
Kevin Bailey, a candidate for the position of vice chancellor for student affairs, will deliver a presentation from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m., Tuesday, April 18, in Cone University Center, Lucas Room. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation, which is open to the campus community.