April 2017

University welcomes new employees

Date Published: April 5, 2017

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the April 4-5 New Employee Orientation session:

Belk College of Business
Sarah Pickel, academic and career coach

Cone University Center
Sharenea Brown, building environmental technician


Burson Building to experience temporary power interruption

Date Published: April 5, 2017

Electrical power to the Burson Building will be interrupted from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 8, for work to install new voltage cabling.


Register for Intermediate, Advanced Excel courses

Date Published: April 4, 2017

UNC Charlotte Continuing Education is offering sessions of Intermediate and Advanced Excel in May, exclusively for faculty and staff members. Space is limited, so prospective participants should register early.


CRES to accept advance reservations from departments

Date Published: April 4, 2017

Starting at 8 a.m., Monday, April 24, the Conference, Reservations and Event Services (CRES) Office will accept requests from departments for the 2017-18 academic year. Requests must fall between Aug. 15, 2017, and May 14, 2018.


Lot 15 to close temporarily

Date Published: April 4, 2017

Parking Lot 15, located in front of the Burson Building, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, April 7, to install new electrical equipment as part of the Burson Renovation Project.

Construction equipment and personnel will be in the lot; a crane will be in use for the installation and removal of equipment.

Exercise caution when approaching construction zones.


Fashion show seeking participants

Date Published: April 3, 2017

Organizers of the “Statement Making Fashion Show” seek students, faculty and staff members to make and/or model a garment or accessory created by utilizing fabrication equipment in either the College of Computing and Informatics Makerspace Lab or the Rowe Arts Fabrication Lab.


PBS program ‘Last Days of Jesus’ includes James Tabor

Date Published: April 3, 2017

James Tabor, professor of religious studies, is one of the presenters for the program “Last Days of Jesus,” which airs on PBS Tuesday, April 4, with rebroadcasts Wednesday and Thursday, April 5-6.


March 2017

Challenges faced by internal auditors

Date Published: March 30, 2017

Internal audit is a fascinating and dynamic profession, but it does not come without challenges. Some of the challenges are an appealing part of the job.


Craig needs shared leave

Date Published: March 30, 2017

Deborah (Debbie) Craig with the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department needs shared leave donations.


Statement from UNC president regarding repeal of HB2

Date Published: March 30, 2017

UNC President Margaret Spellings has offered the following statement on the repeal of HB 2: