March 2017

University welcomes new employees

Date Published: March 8, 2017

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the March 7-8 New Employee Orientation session:

Athletics
Keith Henry, assistant football coach
Mark Lacey, University program associate

Athletics Academic Center
Jessica Kyllo, assistant director and GOLD coordinator


Belk Gym

Try the Belk Gym for free

Date Published: March 6, 2017

Faculty and staff members can try out the fitness and recreation areas in Belk Gym for free Monday, March 6, through Sunday, March 12.

To take advantage of this offer, employees should bring their UNC Charlotte IDs for presentation at the check-in location.


NinerTalent Stakes

Human Resources launches new SHRA performance management program

Date Published: March 6, 2017

The Office of Human Resources (HR) has launched a new SHRA performance management program, NinerTalent STAKES – Succeeding through Teamwork, Active Feedback, Knowledge Transfer, Engagement and Support. 


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.


URC

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.


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.

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.


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.