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.

AFROTC cadets stood vigil in memory of 9/11 victims

Date Published: September 12, 2017
Starting in the early-morning hours of Monday, Sept.11, UNC Charlotte Air Force ROTC cadets took up their posts at UNC Charlotte’s 9/11 Memorial.

University welcomes new employees

Date Published: September 12, 2017

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the Sept. 5-6 New Employee Orientation session:

Sarah Smoak, administrative support associate for women’s basketball

$1.25 million grant to benefit special education doctoral students

Date Published: September 11, 2017
A $1.25 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education will fund five future UNC Charlotte special education Ph.D. students’ training in an important specialization in the field.

Alums make ’30 Under 30’ list

Date Published: September 11, 2017

Six UNC Charlotte alums are among Charlotte Agenda’s 2017 class of “30 Under 30.” These individuals are “young people who are leaving their marks on the city like never before,” according to the website.

University continues to monitor Hurricane Irma

Date Published: September 9, 2017
Forecast projections for Hurricane Irma continue to have the storm’s center moving farther west and away from Charlotte. UNC Charlotte officials will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the weekend. Learn more on the NinerNotice website.

University to observe National Postdoc Appreciation Week

Date Published: September 8, 2017

Postdoctoral fellows contribute greatly to the research enterprise of the University. In observance of National Postdoc Appreciation Week, Sept. 18-22, the University has organized various events.

Funeral arrangements set for Jeannine Skinner

Date Published: September 8, 2017

Funeral services for Jeannine Skinner will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 16, at the 20th Street Church of Christ, 825 20th Street, St. Petersburg, Florida.

A wake will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Friday, Sept. 15, at the church. Lawson Funeral Home is handling the funeral arrangements.

Engineering professor talks coal ash research

Date Published: September 8, 2017
John Daniels, professor and chair of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, talks about the latest development in coal ash research, including ways to make it a better material. To watch the video, click ‘Read More.’

French professor named 50th recipient of top teaching honor

Date Published: September 8, 2017
Michèle Bissière is the golden jubilee recipient of the Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence. Presented annually since 1968, the award is one of the University’s most prestigious accolades, recognizing a talented faculty member.