June 2017

Senator’s staff visits UNC Charlotte

Date Published: June 15, 2017
U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis’ staff visited UNC Charlotte recently to meet with University leaders and faculty members to learn about several programs of interest to Tillis and his committee assignments.

Roderick MacKillop Memorial Endowments to fund student scholarships, alumni exhibition

Date Published: June 14, 2017
The family of Roderick MacKillop, a former professor in the Department of Art & Art History, has established three endowments at the University in his memory. The endowment funds will support student scholarships and a biannual exhibition of alumni work in the Art & Art History Department

Master’s students named finalists in international data analytics competition

Date Published: June 13, 2017

Three graduate student teams from UNC Charlotte are finalists for the 2017 Teradata University Network (TUN) 2017 Data and Analytics Challenge, an international data analytics competition.

RSVP for annual Ice Cream Social

Date Published: June 13, 2017

The Division of Business Affairs will sponsor its annual campus-wide ice cream social from 2:30 to 4 p.m., Friday, June 23, in the Cone University Center, After Hours Lounge.

Distinguished Professor of Shakespeare publishes new young adult fantasy

Date Published: June 12, 2017

Robinson Distinguished Professor of Shakespeare Andrew Hartley has a new book, published by Tor Teen and released on June 6. “Firebrand” is the second novel in Hartley’s “Steeplejack” young adult series, set in a 19th-century South African-inspired fantasy world.

Summer ‘edutainment’ camps underway

Date Published: June 12, 2017
With the public school year having ended, UNC Charlotte has a robust offering of summer enrichment camps that are underway.

Department of Music to host Charlotte New Music Festival

Date Published: June 12, 2017

The UNC Charlotte Department of Music is partnering with the Charlotte New Music Festival to present a workshop for composers and a series of concerts from Monday, June 19, through Saturday, July 1.

Sealant project to close portions of CRI roadways

Date Published: June 9, 2017

Portions of J.W. Clay Boulevard and Snyder Road will be closed beginning at 7 a.m., Sunday, June 11, due to a new seal coat being applied to the roadway.

Stenhouse needs shared leave

Date Published: June 9, 2017

Peter Stenhouse with Housing and Residence Life needs shared leave donations.

Skalaski named Charlotte 49ers special teams coordinator

Date Published: June 7, 2017

Charlie Skalaski has been promoted to special teams coordinator for Charlotte 49ers football. He takes the coaching slot vacated by defensive line coach Aaron Curry, who resigned Friday. Lambert will assume defensive line coaching duties.