Exercise garnering widespread media coverageDate Published: August 21, 2012
On Friday, the University staged a training exercise to test enhanced methods of responding to threats on campus. Since then, coverage of the event has resulted in widespread local and national media attention.
Inside UNC CharlotteDate Published: August 20, 2012
In this episode, we'll take a look at the relationship between UNC Charlotte and CPCC, and how this connection has significantly impacted to the workforce in our region.
Dickerson sworn as Staff Council presidentDate Published: August 20, 2012
Angela Gay, outgoing Staff Council president, administers the oath of office to incoming president Vidal Dickerson prior to the start of the council’s retreat today.
Staff Council officers and representatives are meeting in the Harris Alumni Center to discuss priorities for the 2012-13 academic year. Click here to read more about Dickerson’s plans for the upcoming year.
College of Education leading state’s teacher retention effortsDate Published: August 2, 2012
With 50 percent of new teachers leaving the profession within the first five years, teacher retention is on the minds of lawmakers and school district and college administrators nationwide.
Washington Center partners with University to convention seminars for studentsDate Published: August 2, 2012
Presidential conventions happen once every four years College and university students from across the country will travel to Charlotte to participate in the Washington Center’s Democratic National Convention Academic Seminar from Aug. 25 to Sept. 7.
University to welcome largest freshmen classDate Published: August 2, 2012
UNC Charlotte will enroll the largest freshmen class in its history this fall. For the upcoming 2012-13 academic year, some 631 more students accepted admission offers than the University had initially expected.
Football stadium taking shapeDate Published: August 2, 2012
What a difference a year makes - groundbreaking for the 49ers football stadium took place on April 28, 2011, and in the intervening time, construction crews have worked to shape the new campus addition.
Progress on the stadium continues; however, since work began there has been:
Grigg Hall honors former Duke Energy leaderDate Published: August 2, 2012
Dedicated on Sept. 8, 2006, William H. Grigg Hall is home to a number of Charlotte Research Institute offices and facilities, including the Center for Optoelectronics and Optical Communications.
ELTI to hold language testing for incoming teaching assistantsDate Published: August 2, 2012
The English Language Training Institute (ELTI) will conduct language testing for incoming teaching assistants whose first language is not English. Testing will be at 1:30 PM, Friday, Aug. 17, in the College of Health and Human Services, Room 281.
Wellness promotion awarded ABC grantDate Published: August 2, 2012
The Wellness Promotion Department of the Student Health Center recently received a $45,000 grant from the Mecklenburg County Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Board.