University to hold annual campus memorial service

Date Published: March 22, 2019

The annual UNC Charlotte Memorial Service will be at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 11, at the Harris Alumni Center at Johnson Glen.

This service is held in remembrance of students, faculty and staff who have died within the last year (April 2018 to April 2019).


Institute Circle to close temporarily

Date Published: March 22, 2019

Inbound and outbound lanes of Institute Circle will be closed Friday, March 29, for construction related to the entrance off N. Tryon Street.

Expect heavy equipment and construction personnel in the area; detour signage will direct traffic to use the J.W. Clay Boulevard entrance.

Remember to exercise caution when approaching construction zones.


‘Dessert Shoppe’ to honor staff achievement

Date Published: March 22, 2019

Employee of the Year and service award recipients for 2018 will be honored at 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 27, during a dessert reception in the Popp Martin Student Union Multipurpose Room.

All employees are invited and encouraged to attend.


Early morning lane closure scheduled along Mary Alexander Road

Date Published: March 18, 2019

Between 5:30 and 7 a.m., Wednesday, March 20, the northbound lane of Mary Alexander Road will be closed temporarily to allow construction work related to the Sycamore Hall Renovation project.

A concrete truck will block the northbound lane and sidewalk in front of Sycamore Hall. Flaggers will direct traffic.


Student nominees sought for Leadership Fellows

Date Published: March 13, 2019

Nominate a student for Leadership Fellows, a program that promotes, trains and develops specific skills desired by students interested in leadership roles. Through practical applications, experiential learning and related topics specific to leadership development, students will make positive contributions to University organizations and the surrounding community. 


Learn the basics of home gardening

Date Published: March 12, 2019

UNC Charlotte employees can register to learn the fundamentals of beginning an in-home garden at the free class “Basic Home Gardening” scheduled for 4 p.m., Monday, March 18, at the McMillan Greenhouse.


DMV holding REAL ID Day in Charlotte

Date Published: March 12, 2019

The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will hold a REAL ID Express Day on Saturday, March 16, at the office located at 9711 David Taylor Dr. Between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., state residents can obtain N.C. REAL IDs without an appointment.


University welcomes new employees

Date Published: March 8, 2019

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the March 5 New Employee Orientation session:

Athletics
Alexander Wise, university program associate
Melinda Burgett, administrative support specialist


Rayburn needs shared leave

Date Published: March 7, 2019

Isabel Rayburn, Housing and Residence Life, needs shared leave donations. The Benefits Office will accept donations through March 21.


LEAD Program now has new format

Date Published: March 6, 2019

The Leadership Enhancement and Development (LEAD) program is the required training that newly hired or promoted supervisors need to complete within their first 12 months on the job.