March 2017

CoA+A presents its 2017 Distinguished Alumni Awards

Date Published: March 20, 2017
The College of Arts + Architecture (CoA+A) honored five Distinguished Alumni on Friday, March 17, during its third annual celebration of alumni achievement.

Patent policy revised

Date Published: March 17, 2017

University Policy 301, Patent Policy, was revised effective March 13. The revision reflects the newly delegated authority of the vice chancellor for research and economic development to appoint members of the University's Patent Committee.


Temporary closure of North Deck level two entrance

Date Published: March 17, 2017

The North Deck’s level two entrance and exit lances will be closed temporarily from 8 a.m., Monday, March 20, through 8 p.m., Friday, April 7, to install new parking access control equipment.


‘Urban Complexities’ symposium to address affordable housing issues

Date Published: March 17, 2017

The City.Building.Lab in the UNC Charlotte School of Architecture joins the UNC Greensboro (UNCG) Department of Interior Architecture and Center for Community-Engaged Design to present Urban Complexities: Affordable Housing and Neighborhood Erasure. This full-day symposium, scheduled for Friday, March 31, will be held at UNC Charlotte Center City.


Chancellor’s Fishing Derby offers family-friendly fun for employees

Date Published: March 16, 2017
The inaugural Chancellor’s Fishing Derby is a little more than a week away, but faculty and staff members still have time to register for one of the three sessions being held.

Musicians performing in the gazebo

March 17 Music in the Gardens canceled

Date Published: March 16, 2017

Music in the Gardens on St. Patrick’s Day has been canceled due to concerns with cold weather predictions that would create problems with some musical instruments.

The UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens, which was sponsoring this free event, has another musical event scheduled for April 21.


ITS moving S and J drive files

Date Published: March 16, 2017

Files on the S and J drives will move to new hardware starting at 10 p.m., Monday, March 27. ITS expects this work to be completed by 6 a.m., March 28. During this move, files will be “read only.”

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Public celebration of new Confucius Institute to include performances by Chinese students

Date Published: March 15, 2017
Chinese performing arts students will highlight a celebration on Wednesday, March 29, of UNC Charlotte’s opening of a Confucius Institute within the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences.

Belk College of Business

U.S. News ranks UNC Charlotte’s part-time MBA No. 42 nationally

Date Published: March 15, 2017

UNC Charlotte’s Belk College of Business achieved its highest ranking to date in the part-time MBA rankings by U.S. News and World Report, placing No. 42 among all business schools nationwide.


Gunter needs shared leave

Date Published: March 15, 2017

James Gunter with the Housing and Residence Life Office needs shared leave donations.