Call for 2012-13 Master’s Thesis Award nominations

Date Published: August 31, 2012

The Graduate School is accepting nominations for its annual Master's Thesis Awards, which are presented based on the clarity of style and presentation, scholarship, research methodology and contributions to the field or discipline. 


“Why Charlotte?” is topic of lively discussion

Date Published: August 30, 2012

The simple question “Why Charlotte?” was the topic of a lively and compelling political discussion at UNC Charlotte Center City.

More than 200 students, faculty and top University leaders were on hand as Provost Joan Lorden moderated a panel on why North Carolina’s largest city was selected to host the upcoming Democratic National Convention.


MPA program named in honor of longtime county manager

Date Published: August 29, 2012

In recognition of a lifetime of public service, UNC Charlotte has named one of its first master’s programs the Gerald G. Fox Master of Public Administration program.


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Inside UNC Charlotte explores EPIC

Date Published: August 29, 2012

As the world seeks to solve its energy needs, the search for highly trained engineers qualified to solve this demand is critical. UNC Charlotte is uniting industry and education to solve this challenge through EPIC, or the Energy Production and Infrastructure Center.


Community leaders discuss why Charlotte landed the DNC

Community leaders discuss why Charlotte landed the DNC

Date Published: August 29, 2012

Watch a live Web stream broadcast at 4 p.m., today, of Provost Joan Lorden, Charlotte Chamber Executive Director Bob Morgan and former mayors Richard Vinroot and Harvey Gantt as they talk about how and why Charlotte was awarded the Democratic National Convention.


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Venture Program

Date Published: August 29, 2012

Visitors Guide to help guests ‘Stake Their Claim’

Date Published: August 28, 2012

The University Communications Office has published the UNC Charlotte Visitors Guide aimed at attracting people to campus, simply to enjoy the sights, sounds and beauty of the University. Hard copies of the 32-page publication are being distributed to businesses and organizations in University City and throughout Charlotte.


Gardening workshop slated, plots available

Date Published: August 28, 2012

Several six-x-six-foot plots in the UNC Charlotte community garden are available currently on a first-come, first-served basis. The organic garden is located on a 50-x-50-foot section of land near the Facilities Management/PPS Building. 


Belk College appoints new faculty advisors for graduate programs

Date Published: August 28, 2012

Three graduate programs in the Belk College of Business have new faculty advisors for the 2012-13 academic year.


Digging this class - students, museum seek history

Date Published: August 28, 2012

While many of their peers were sitting in air-conditioned classrooms during the summer, some UNC Charlotte students literally were getting their hands dirty while making some important discoveries about Mecklenburg County’s past.