Belk Gym namesake an admired leader, education advocateDate Published: July 5, 2017
Belk Gym is a bigger, better facility now than when it was first constructed in 1970. One of the oldest buildings on campus, Belk Gym houses recreational and academic opportunities for students.
Rogelberg receives national award for humanitarian focusDate Published: July 5, 2017
For humanitarian contributions to the field of industrial-organizational psychology, UNC Charlotte professor Steven Rogelberg was named the inaugural recipient of the Society of Industrial and Organizational Psychology Humanitarian Award.
Charlotte 49ers football players join local Independence Day paradeDate Published: July 5, 2017
Members of the Charlotte 49ers football team participated in Harrisburg’s annual Fourth of July Parade.
Ketie Memory Jones Endowed Scholarship featured on WFAEDate Published: July 3, 2017
The Ketie Memory Jones Memorial Art Award was featured on WFAE, Charlotte’s NPR news source on Friday, June 30.
Education professor receives alumni awardDate Published: June 29, 2017
Cato College of Education’s Zoi Philippakos has received the 2017 New Graduate Alumni Award from the University of Delaware (UD) College of Education & Human Development.
Architecture professor elected Planning Commission chairDate Published: June 28, 2017
Associate Professor of Architecture and Urban Design Deb Ryan has been elected chair of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission, effective July 1.
Formed in 1954, the Planning Commission advises the mayor, Charlotte City Council and the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners on all matters related to urban design, long-range planning and rezoning.
Alums receive grants from Phi Kappa PhiDate Published: June 28, 2017
Thomas Simonson (’17) recently received a $5,000 fellowship from Phi Kappa Phi; it was given through a competitive award process.
Projective Eye Gallery to present retrospective of artist/activist T.J. ReddyDate Published: June 27, 2017
For five decades, T.J. Reddy has challenged, educated and inspired the Charlotte community and beyond through the power and beauty of his paintings and words.
UNC Charlotte earns FIRE’s highest rating for free speechDate Published: June 26, 2017
UNC Charlotte has earned the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education’s (FIRE’s) highest “green light” rating for its commitment to the First Amendment. North Carolina now has five institutions with this rating, more than any other state.
Multimodal mobility center advancing research on transportationDate Published: June 21, 2017
Established in December 2016, the Center for Advanced Multimodal Mobility Solutions and Education (CAMMSE) has numerous projects underway. UNC Charlotte is the lead campus for this multi-institutional initiative, which is funded by a $7.7 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation.