August 2017

Niner Transit takes over summer service, enhanced service begins this fall

Date Published: August 2, 2017

UNC Charlotte’s all-new Niner Transit system has taken over the regularly scheduled summer service. The buses are operated by Academy and managed by Parking and Transportation Services (PaTS).


49ers football single-game tickets on sale

Date Published: August 1, 2017

Single-game tickets for the Charlotte 49ers 2017 football season are now on sale.

Fans interested in purchasing single-game tickets can call the 49ers Athletic Ticket Office at 704-687-4949 or go online.


New CD features jazz studies director

Date Published: August 1, 2017

Will Campbell, professor of saxophone and the director of the UNC Charlotte jazz studies program, is featured on a new album to be released next month.


New Leadership Experience cohort announced

Date Published: August 1, 2017

Learning and Organizational Development has named the 2017 Leadership Experience cohort. The award-winning program encourages participants to deepen their understanding of how to move from managing to leading, while building relationships based on trust and mutual respect.


Spirion software added to computers

Date Published: August 1, 2017

Spirion Sensitive Data Finder is now available on faculty/staff computers. This software allows employees to search their computers for Social Security numbers (SSN) and credit card information.


July 2017

Outstanding summer scholars recognized at research symposium

Date Published: July 31, 2017
More than 100 undergraduate students competed in this year’s Charlotte Research Scholars Symposium, recently held as part of a University summer program for students pursuing bachelor’s degrees.

University advocate, community leader Dennis Rash dies

Date Published: July 27, 2017
Dennis Rash, a visionary leader in the community who served UNC Charlotte in several key roles beginning in the 1970s, died Tuesday, July 25.

University welcomes new employees

Date Published: July 27, 2017

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the July 25-26 New Employee Orientation session:

Atkins Library
Patricia Quinn, university library technician

Belk College of Business
Kelly Cuene, director of professional development
Dana Tweed, business services coordinator


CCI associate dean recognized for work in diversity

Date Published: July 26, 2017

The Center for Minorities and People with Disabilities in Information Technology (CMD-IT) is honoring Manuel Pérez Quiñones, associate dean for the College of Computing and Informatics, with the 2017 Richard Tapia Achievement Award for Scientific Scholarship, Civic Science and Diversity in Computing.


Staff Council making plans for upcoming academic year

Date Published: July 26, 2017
Members of the UNC Charlotte Staff Council recently met during a planning retreat at UNC Charlotte Center City to discuss efforts for the 2017-18 academic year.