February 2017

Inside UNC Charlotte webcast

Spring arts preview topic of Feb. 10 webcast

Date Published: February 7, 2017

Robin Witt, assistant professor of directing in the Department of Theatre; Alissa Deeter, associate professor of voice in the Department of Music; and Ann Dils, professor and chair of the Department of Dance; will be the guests on the Feb. 10 "Inside UNC Charlotte" webcast.

Extended Academic Programs

Extended Academic Programs course offerings for March

Date Published: February 6, 2017

The Office of Extended Academic Programs offers numerous training opportunities. Discounts of up to 50 percent are often available for UNC Charlotte faculty and staff.  Some courses include continuing education and professional development credits for accountants, financial planners, human resource professionals, engineers, attorneys, paralegals, and project managers.

Jaime Bochantin

Executive Education learning lab to focus on getting to win-win

Date Published: February 6, 2017

UNC Charlotte Executive Education will offer the learning lab “Get to the Win-Win: Effective Negotiations” on Thursday, March 30.

Jaime Bochantin, assistant professor of communication studies and organizational science, will lead this daylong professional development opportunity, which will be held at UNC Charlotte Center City. The cost to register is $600 before Tuesday, Feb. 28.

Student advising

UNC Charlotte participating in national research study on college advising

Date Published: February 1, 2017

Does sustained, intensive college advising that taps the strength of people and technology help students graduate? That question is the focus of a national research project for which UNC Charlotte and two other higher education institutions have been selected to participate.

Internal Controls

The importance of internal controls documentation

Date Published: February 1, 2017

When members of the Internal Audit Department visit an area on campus, they are interested in learning about what internal controls are in place to help the University ensure it accomplishes its objectives.

Kristan Holzman

Faces - Kristan Holzman

Date Published: February 1, 2017

UNC Charlotte is known as an institution for those with a pioneering spirit, and Kristan Holzman welcomed the opportunity to be a trailblazer.

Joining Forces

CHHS conference to address veterans’ health and reintegration

Date Published: February 1, 2017

Veterans returning from active duty often face serious challenges as they reintegrate to civilian roles. This task can be even more demanding when the service member has suffered a traumatic injury. Supporting veterans and their families through this process is the focus of the 2017 UNC Charlotte Veterans' Health Conference.

TFE Times

Mathematical Finance program ranked No. 18

Date Published: February 1, 2017

UNC Charlotte’s Master of Science in Mathematical Finance program again has been named among the top 20 programs in the nation, ranking No. 18 in the TFE Times’ 2017 Master of Financial Engineering Program Rankings.


PORTAL’s Atom Power to make a major announcement

Date Published: February 1, 2017

The University’s PORTAL Building will be the site of a major announcement by Atom Power, co-founded by UNC Charlotte alumnus Ryan Kennedy. This event will be 3 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 9, in the atrium of PORTAL.

Career Fair

University’s Spring Career Fair expanding to two days

Date Published: February 1, 2017

UNC Charlotte’s Spring Career and Internship Fair, much like the Queen City, is growing. For the first time, the Career Center will host a two-day event, Thursday and Friday, Feb. 16-17, in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center.