March 2017

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:


February 2017

Temporary stair closure in Denny Building scheduled

Date Published: February 28, 2017

Beginning at 6 a.m., Saturday, March 4, through 8 p.m., Sunday, March 12, the stairs in Denny Building that face the courtyard will be closed to complete abatement in these stairs and to install new railings.


UNC Charlotte switching ‘clicker’ vendors

Date Published: February 28, 2017
Starting with the 2017-18 academic year, the University will begin to use Poll Everywhere software for classes that use a student response system, previously known as clickers.

Parking Lot 15 to close temporarily

Date Published: February 28, 2017

Parking Lot 15, located in front of the Burson Building, will be closed starting at 6 a.m., Saturday, March 4, through 6 p.m., Sunday, March 13, to install new mechanical equipment as part of building renovations.


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.

CCI Professor Emeritus Bill Ribarsky dies

Date Published: February 26, 2017

Bill Ribarsky, a retired faculty member in the College of Computing and Informatics, died Thursday, Feb. 23, according to information provided the University.


UNC Charlotte

A Message from the Chancellor

Date Published: February 24, 2017

To Students, Staff, Faculty, and UNC Charlotte Parents: 

In light of the recent allegations of sexual assault involving UNC Charlotte students, I write to address some of the concerns I have heard from members of our campus community and the public, and to give some broad context regarding how, what, and when we communicate when serious issues like these arise.


Chartwells seeks focus group participants

Date Published: February 24, 2017

Focus group participants are sought to discuss their campus dining experiences and their opinions on the current dining options on campus.

All participants will receive a free lunch at the SoVi Dining Hall and will be eligible to win a Beats wireless headphones.

More details are on the web.


Charlotte 49ers football adds two coaches

Date Published: February 23, 2017

Greg Adkins and Keith Henry have joined the Charlotte 49ers football program as offensive line coach and running backs coach, respectively.

Adkins spent the past two years as offensive line coach at Oklahoma State. He coached tight ends for the NFL's Buffalo Bills the previous two years.