Learn more about the Charlotte Banks initiative

Date Published: July 7, 2017
In this Inside UNC Charlotte webcast, learn more about Charlotte Banks, a regional research initiative led by Lee College of Engineering faculty member Gloria Elliott. This initiative is focused on making more organs available for transplant.

Theatre professor to present new urban circus project at Booth Playhouse

Date Published: July 7, 2017

CarlosAlexis Cruz, assistant professor of physical theatre, will present his newest urban circus arts project in performances on Friday and Saturday, July 21-22, at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center Booth Playhouse.


New institute aims to transform teacher preparation

Date Published: July 7, 2017

The Cato College of Education has taken a step toward its goal of reshaping teacher preparation in the region with the launch of its first Teacher Education Institute.


Ranis shows work in Arctic Arts Festival

Date Published: July 7, 2017

Associate Professor of Art Marek Ranis is one of 15 artists featured in the exhibition of the Arctic Arts Festival in Harstad, Norway. The international exhibition “Subsistence” will be on view through Saturday, Aug. 5, at Harstad’s Galleri NordNorge.


Webcast to explore Charlotte Banks initiative

Date Published: July 6, 2017

Return to Inside UNC Charlotte Friday, July 7, to view a webcast on Charlotte Banks, a regional research initiative led by Lee College of Engineering faculty member Gloria Elliott. This initiative is focused on making more organs available for transplant.


Engineering researchers making the most of space in space

Date Published: July 5, 2017
Future space missions will reach greater distances and span longer durations. Design of spacecraft and habitats to better accommodate space travelers will be more important than ever. To achieve this, mission planners and spacecraft designers need tools to help them better define habitable volume and identify mission and programmatic risks.

First Joshi Memorial Scholarship awarded

Date Published: July 5, 2017

Arnab Baruah is the first recipient of the Bharatkumar S. Joshi Memorial Scholarship; the award’s namesake was an associate professor in the William States Lee College of Engineering.


Belk Gym namesake an admired leader, education advocate

Date Published: July 5, 2017
Belk Gym is a bigger, better facility now than when it was first constructed in 1970. One of the oldest buildings on campus, Belk Gym houses recreational and academic opportunities for students.

Rogelberg receives national award for humanitarian focus

Date Published: July 5, 2017
For humanitarian contributions to the field of industrial-organizational psychology, UNC Charlotte professor Steven Rogelberg was named the inaugural recipient of the Society of Industrial and Organizational Psychology Humanitarian Award.

Charlotte 49ers football players join local Independence Day parade

Date Published: July 5, 2017
Members of the Charlotte 49ers football team participated in Harrisburg’s annual Fourth of July Parade.