Global energy expert to speak

Date Published: September 15, 2017

Bernard Weinstein, associate director of the Maguire Energy Institute at Southern Methodist University (SMU), will give the talk "Maintaining a Diverse Portfolio: The Key to Global Energy Dominance” at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 21, in the Atkins Library, Halton Reading Room, as part of the 2017-18 International Speaker Series.


Law professor to talk ‘Algorithmic Jim Crow’

Date Published: September 15, 2017

Margaret Hu, associate professor of law at Washington and Lee University, will present the public presentation “Algorithmic Jim Crow” at 2 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 28, in the Cone University Center, Room 113.


Award nomination deadlines for 2017-18

Date Published: September 14, 2017

Below is a list of faculty awards for which the University invites nominations; due dates are listed for the 2017-18 academic year.


Parking and Transportation’s Latrica Kelly dies

Date Published: September 14, 2017

Latrica Kelly, a part-time driver with the Parking and Transportation Services Office, died Friday, Sept. 8.

Kelly,46, first joined the University as a temporary employee in September 2013; she became a permanent part-time staff member April 1, 2015.


Join in UNC Charlotte’s Founders Celebration 2017

Date Published: September 13, 2017
Football vs. Georgia State, Founders Fest, the kickoff for Giving Green, #NinerNationGives and regional alumni events are among the activities planned for the 2017 Founders Celebration, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 23, through Friday, Sept. 29.

Register now for second Chancellor’s Fishing Derby

Date Published: September 13, 2017
Employee anglers get ready; the second Chancellor’s Fishing Derby will be Saturday, Oct. 7, at Hechenbleikner Lake, near the main entrance to campus.

Veterans Services Office now ‘green-certified’

Date Published: September 13, 2017

UNC Charlotte’s Veterans Services Office is committed to reducing its environmental footprint.

As the first office on campus to attain a Green Office Certification for the 2017-18 academic year, Veterans Services sets an example the Sustainability Office hopes many will follow.


Theatre Department to present ‘Baltimore’

Date Published: September 13, 2017

The UNC Charlotte Department of Theatre will open its production of “Baltimore” at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 27, in the Robinson Hall for the Performing Arts.

Written by Kirsten Greenidge, “Baltimore” is set on a college campus. A short play, it peers keenly into the lives pf present-day students as they grapple with a racially charged dorm room incident.


Subjects sought for blood pressure study

Date Published: September 13, 2017

UNC Charlotte faculty or staff members and graduate students who are between the ages of 21 and 65 and have high blood pressure may be eligible to participate in a study on the effects of isometric exercise training.


Lessons learned from a difficult period

Date Published: September 13, 2017
This month marks one year since a difficult and challenging time in the history of the University and the greater Charlotte community. The police-involved shooting of Keith Lamont Scott, which occurred about a mile from UNC Charlotte’s main campus, spurred civil unrest in the city, followed by peaceful demonstrations on campus. What lessons has the UNC Charlotte community learned during the year...