March 2017

Protections and responsibilities under FMLA

Date Published: March 29, 2017

Employers have a responsibility to make employees aware of their rights under the federal Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA). 

Second-year survey seeking students’ perception of campus climate

Date Published: March 29, 2017

One in four women report being assaulted during their time in college, impacting their emotional and physical health and academic success.

Federal and state governments have prioritized the implementation of campus safety surveys to get an accurate understanding of student experiences with violence and harassment.

One entrance to Cone Deck to close temporarily

Date Published: March 29, 2017

The entrance to Cone Parking Deck from Lot 7 (on the Belk Gym side) will be closed from 7 a.m., Monday, April 3, through Thursday, April 20, to upgrade parking equipment.

The Cone Deck 2 entrance (next to the Cone University Center) will remain open. Expect construction barricades, lane closures and the re-routing of traffic on the interior of the deck.

Volunteer opportunities for employees abound in April

Date Published: March 29, 2017
April is national volunteer month, and UNC Charlotte employees have numerous opportunities to join colleagues in an array of organized service opportunities.

Wolfe needs shared leave

Date Published: March 29, 2017

Amanda Wolfe with the Chemistry Department needs shared leave donations.

Duke researcher to talk ‘Food and Precision Medicine’

Date Published: March 29, 2017

Kristin Newby, a professor of medicine in the Division of Cardiology at Duke University Medical Center, will present “Food and Precision Medicine in the Context of the MURDOCK Study” at 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 5, in Cone University Center, Room 113.

Earth Month activities will help make the campus greener

Date Published: March 29, 2017
A tree planting, the spring Campus Cleanup and an Earth Day Festival are just some of the activities planned by UNC Charlotte’s Sustainability Office to encourage the University community be become more aware of and involved in environmental issues.

Wian needs shared leave

Date Published: March 28, 2017

Francine Wian with the Financial Aid Office needs shared leave donations.

Register for UNC Charlotte's Housing Affordability Symposium

Date Published: March 28, 2017

UNC Charlotte Campus Compact will host a conversation about housing affordability in the Charlotte area on Wednesday, April 5, at UNC Charlotte Center City.

University welcomes new employees

Date Published: March 24, 2017

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the March 21-22 New Employee Orientation session:

Jennifer Charles, assistant volleyball coach

Building Environmental Services
Randall Biggerstaff, building environmental technician
Joyce Patterson, building environmental technician