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.

Slow economic growth to continue for North Carolina

Date Published: September 7, 2017

The North Carolina economy is expected to continue the slow growth pattern of the past eight years, with strong indicators from low unemployment rates and long-term projections for GDP growth, UNC Charlotte professor and economist John Connaughton said.

Upgrades, amenities planned for 2017 football season

Date Published: September 7, 2017

The Charlotte 49ers 2017 football home opener is just around the corner, and several upgrades and amenities have been added to improve the fan-going experience and atmosphere at Jerry Richardson Stadium. There will be new ticket options, the addition of a beer garden, new concession choices and several theme days.

Register for faculty brown bag talk on mentoring grad students

Date Published: September 7, 2017

Faculty members can register to attend a brown bag discussion with Philip Clifford at 11:30 a.m., Monday, Sept. 18, in the Center for Graduate Life (Cone University Center, Room 208).

Charlotte Dance Marathon to hold ‘Sweets Showcase’

Date Published: September 7, 2017

Charlotte Dance Marathon, a student-run organization, raises financial support and awareness for Levine Children’s Hospital, in partnership with Children’s Miracle Network.

Message from Chancellor Dubois regarding DACA

Date Published: September 6, 2017
We are assessing how the Trump Administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program will affect our University community. We know that our students may be fearful of the future for themselves, family members, or ​friends.

Faculty Dance Concert to feature guest artists, multimedia presentation, live music

Date Published: September 6, 2017
This year’s Department of Dance Faculty Concert will be a rich, varied program that features diverse dance techniques, esteemed guest performers, multimedia presentation and live music.

Power interruption scheduled for Burson Building

Date Published: September 6, 2017

Between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 9, Burson Building will have no electrical power. Workers will be installing new automatic transfer switches for the new emergency generator.

Temporary lane closures scheduled along Mary Alexander Road

Date Published: September 6, 2017

On Friday, Sept. 8, there will be intermittent lane closures along Mary Alexander Road between Cameron Boulevard and Cab Lane.

One lane of Mary Alexander Road will be closed at a time with only northbound traffic permitted. Traffic coming onto campus via Mary Alexander Road will be required to turn left or right on Cameron Boulevard.

Students ‘speak out’ about DACA

Date Published: September 6, 2017
About 100 students attended a “speak out” in the Popp Martin Student Union Theater Wednesday, Sept. 6, to discuss the Trump administration’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.