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.

$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.

Actress Laura Linney to discuss ‘infusing creativity’

Date Published: September 8, 2017
Award-winning actress Laura Linney will deliver the 2017 Chancellor’s Speaker Series presentation, which is part of the annual UNC Charlotte Civic Speaker Series presented by Bank of America. Members of the University community can register for her on-campus talk

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.

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.


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.