November 2012

Union gallery showcasing Native American art, reception set for Nov. 13

Date Published: November 7, 2012

The exhibit “Four Directions: A Journey Through Native American Art” is on display through Friday, Nov. 30, in the Student Union Art Gallery. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13.


University to host regional Multicultural Leadership Conference

Date Published: November 7, 2012

UNC Charlotte’s 11th annual Multicultural Leadership Conference is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 17, in the Cone University Center.


Film screening and discussion to tackle health and food access issues

Date Published: November 7, 2012

The documentary “The Apple Pushers” will be screened at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14, in the Student Union Movie Theater.


Sustainability Tour at UNC Charlotte Center City

Date Published: November 7, 2012

Take UNC Charlotte Center City’s Sustainability Tour and learn why the University is awaiting the internationally recognized LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification for the building. Executive Director Jerry Coughter will lead the tour from 11 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, Nov. 14.


CLAS dean elected 2013 president of national academic association

Date Published: November 7, 2012

Nancy Gutierrez, dean of the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, has been elected president of the Council of Colleges of Arts and Sciences (CCAS), the nation’s most influential association for academic leaders in the liberal arts and sciences.


North Parking Deck recognized

Date Published: November 7, 2012

UNC Charlotte’s North Parking Deck received second-place honors in the Carolinas Parking Association Awards of Excellence competition in the category “Parking Structure – New.”


Center City gallery to feature Bechtler exhibit

Date Published: November 7, 2012

The Projective Eye Gallery, located in UNC Charlotte Center City, will present the exhibit “Andreas Bechtler, the Artist.” The display opens Saturday, Nov. 17, with a special reception and performance from 6 to 8 p.m.


Goolkasian honored by Iowa State

Date Published: November 7, 2012

Psychology professor Paula Goolkasian recently received the Distinguished Alumna Award from Iowa State University’s Department of Psychology.


Screening of ‘A Separation’ part of International Education Week

Date Published: November 7, 2012

The Iranian Student Organization is sponsoring a screening of the Oscar-winning film “A Separation” at 6 p.m., Monday, Nov. 12, in the Student Union Movie Theater.


Nominees sought for 2013 Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence

Date Published: November 7, 2012

The selection committee for the 2013 Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence is soliciting nominees.  This award is one of the most important and prestigious presented by the University, as it honors outstanding teachers on campus and provides an example of UNC Charlotte’s commitment to teaching excellence.