John Daniels

Lee College’s Daniels to talk how University advancing coal ash management

Date Published: March 6, 2017

John Daniels, a professor of civil and environmental engineering and chair of the National Ash Management Advisory Board, will present “How UNC Charlotte is Advancing the Research, Practice and Policy of Coal Ash Management” at 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 14, in EPIC, G256.


Annual Undergraduate Research Conference scheduled for April 21

Date Published: March 6, 2017

Registration is now open for UNC Charlotte’s Undergraduate Research Conference (URC), a University-wide showcase of undergraduate research projects.

Hobbies for Mental and Physical Health

Webinar to focus on healthful hobbies

Date Published: March 6, 2017

The webinar “Hobbies for Mental and Physical Health” can be viewed at noon, Thursday, March 16. Benefits of pursuing hobbies and why pastimes count are among the topics that will be discussed.

Parking Lot 25A to close temporarily

Date Published: March 2, 2017

Parking Lot 25A will be closed from 6 a.m., Saturday, March 4, through 8 p.m., Friday, March 10, to install a water line and repave a portion of the lot.

Expect construction equipment and personnel in the area. Pedestrians and vehicular traffic should exercise caution when approaching construction zones.

Light rail, Raleigh meetings, the UNC BOG are topics of the latest Chancellor’s Fast Five update

Date Published: March 2, 2017
The Chancellor’s Fast Five provides a behind-the-scenes glimpse into some of the projects and priorities that occupy the chancellor’s time and attention.

Tickets on sale for 2017 Staff Recognition Luncheon

Date Published: March 1, 2017

Tickets are on sale through Friday, March 17, for the 2017 Staff Recognition Luncheon scheduled for noon, Wednesday, March 22, in the Student Union Multipurpose Room.

The Staff Recognition Luncheon is held annually to recognize staff members who are celebrating service anniversary milestones and to present the Staff Employee(s) of the Year Award. 

25 individuals nominated for Employee of the Year

Date Published: March 1, 2017

Twenty-five nominations were submitted to Human Resources this year for the annual Employee of the Year Award; individuals were nominated in the categories of devotion to duty, human relations, innovation, community/public service and safety and heroism.

Nominees are:

2017 Staff Council Chili and Cornbread Cook-off winners named

Date Published: March 1, 2017

Chris Maynard, a staff member in Travel and Complex Payments, was the big winner in the Staff Council’s annual Chili and Cornbread Cook-off, held Thursday, Feb. 23, in the Cone University Center Lucas Room.

Tree Campus USA

University earns third Tree Campus USA designation

Date Published: March 1, 2017

UNC Charlotte was honored with 2016 Tree Campus USA recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management.

Storrs and Rowe to open new exhibitions

Date Published: February 28, 2017
Two new exhibitions will open on Monday, March 13, with receptions in Rowe and Storrs Galleries.