The Power of UNC Charlotte displayed for UNC Leadership

Date Published: September 22, 2017
New members of the UNC Board of Governors and UNC system President Margaret Spellings saw the University’s robust opportunities firsthand during a campus visit.

Former 49ers member added to Panthers practice squad

Date Published: September 21, 2017

The NFL Carolina Panthers have added Charlotte 49ers' all-time leading receiver Austin Duke to the team's practice squad. He is now the third member of the 49ers original class to be signed to an NFL in-season roster.


Campus weapons policy revised

Date Published: September 21, 2017

University Policy 702, Weapons on Campus, has been revised to be consistent with the newly reworked definition of “weapons” in Chapter 5.b of University Policy 406, The Code of Student Responsibility and amendments regarding knives in state


Mass CPR training scheduled

Date Published: September 21, 2017

On Tuesday, Oct. 3, the Environmental Health and Safety Office (EHS) will host mass training in the use of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Classes will be in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center, with three sessions offered at 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Registration is required as space is limited.


Provost honors teaching excellence, academic advising, community engagement

Date Published: September 20, 2017
The Provost’s Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising and the Faculty Award for Community Engagement recognize departments and individuals for their commitment to students and the citizens of the University’s service region.

‘Sean Caulfield: Air Bleeder’ to be displayed in Rowe Galleries

Date Published: September 20, 2017
The Department of Art & Art History will present “Sean Caulfield: Air Bleeder” in Rowe Galleries from Monday, Oct. 2, through Friday, Oct. 20. The department will host an artist lecture at 4 p.m., Oct. 2, followed by an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m.

Get ready for a festival of fun

Date Published: September 20, 2017

Fall break is approaching, and that coincides with an annual autumn tradition — the Staff Council Fall Festival.

This year’s festival is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10, in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center.


Try Belk Gym for free

Date Published: September 20, 2017

During fall break, employees can use the Belk Gym for free. The facility will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday, Oct. 9, and from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10. Group fitness classes will be offered each day at noon and 5:15 p.m.


Mathematician receives lifetime achievement award

Date Published: September 20, 2017

The Russian Academy of Science's Sobolev Institute of Mathematics has awarded its 2017 Gold Medal for distinguished impact in mathematics to Mikhail Klibanov, a professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at UNC Charlotte. This award is considered a lifetime achievement award in the field of mathematics.


New faculty learning community to focus on online teaching

Date Published: September 20, 2017

The Center for Teaching and Learning is forming a new Online Faculty Learning Community. Faculty members who are interested in enhancing their online or blended courses are encouraged to participate.