September 2012

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Exercises you can do at your desk to stay fit

Date Published: September 19, 2012

Rice University professor to speak

Date Published: September 18, 2012

Brandon Dugan, associate professor in the Department of Earth Science at Rice University, will present “Origin and Impacts of Submarine Landslides: From Ripples to Tsunamis” at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 19, in McEniry Building, Room 117.


2012 Employee of the Year nominees named

Date Published: September 18, 2012

Seventeen UNC Charlotte staff members are among the nominees for the 2012 Employee of the Year Award; they were nominated by their peers for outstanding service to the University.


Career Center to host Part-time Job Fair

Date Published: September 18, 2012

The University Career Center (UCC) will host its annual Part-time Job Fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 2, in the Cone University Center, Lucas Room. 


International Festival to offer glimpse of the world

Date Published: September 17, 2012

For the 37th year, UNC Charlotte’s International Festival will enable the campus and greater Charlotte community the chance to sample cultural traditions and fabulous foods from around the world. This year’s International Festival (IFest) will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Barnhardt Student Activity Center.


Famed Second City bringing comedy to UNC Charlotte

Date Published: September 17, 2012

Chicago’s legendary sketch comedy theatre Second City: Laughing Matters will perform at 7:00 PM, Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Student Union. The event will feature some of the best sketches, songs and improvisations from the Second City’s 52-year history.


Supply chain topic of upcoming seminar

Date Published: September 17, 2012

Mike Ogle, vice president of educational and technical services, Material Handling Industry of Americas, will present “It’s Alive! Putting Smarts into Stuff that Flows Through the Supply Chain” at 5:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 24, in Cameron Applied Research Center, Room 101.


‘Sustainability in Charlotte and Beyond’ focus of Charlotte Teachers Institute event

Date Published: September 17, 2012

Charlotte Teachers Institute’s (CTI) “Exploding Canons” speaker series sets its sights on sustainable living as it presents a panel discussion and information expo from 5:30 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 16, at UNC Charlotte Center City.


CCI student to defend dissertation

Date Published: September 17, 2012

Kai Pan, a doctoral student in computing and information systems in the College of Computing and Informatics, will defend “Constraint-based Generation of Database States for  Testing Database Applications” at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 3, in Woodward Hall, Room 338. Xintao Wu is the dissertation advisor.


CSI actor, author Hill Harper to visit campus

Date Published: September 14, 2012

Award-winning author and actor Hill Harper will present “The Conversation” at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 18, in the Cone University Center, McKnight Hall.