University welcomes new employees

Date Published: January 15, 2019

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the Jan. 8 New Employee Orientation session:

Academic Affairs
Melinda Adnot, associate director

Atkins Library
Christine Beardsley, university library technician


2019 Learning and Organizational Development catalog available

Date Published: January 11, 2019

From career and retirement planning to leadership development programs, the 2019 Learning and Organizational Development catalog has something for every employee.


Policy regarding research utilizing human subjects revised

Date Published: January 9, 2019

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and 16 other federal departments and agencies are implementing a revised rule on Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (also known as the “Common Rule”) that will become effective Jan.21, 2019. 


Reminder about compliance with drug-free schools, workplace acts

Date Published: January 8, 2019

It is the responsibility of all students, faculty, and staff to conduct themselves in a way that contributes to an environment free of illegal drug use and abuse of alcohol.

Illegal or abusive use of drugs or alcohol by members of the University community adversely affects the educational environment and interferes with achievement of personal, social and educational goals.


Orbis Grille offers customer-facing compost disposal

Date Published: January 7, 2019

Orbis Grille, located in PORTAL, is helping the University reduce its landfill waste by offering a compost option for dine-in customers. It is the first dining facility on campus to offer a customer-facing compost option.


Outbound lane of Institute Circle to close temporarily

Date Published: January 7, 2019

The outbound lane of Institute Circle will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday, Jan. 8-9, due to construction related to the new entrance sign.

Detour signs and barricades will be erected; outbound traffic will be detoured to J.W. Clay Boulevard.

Expect heavy equipment and construction personnel in the area. Exercise caution when approaching construction areas.


Gray appointed interim dean for College of Arts + Architecture

Date Published: January 7, 2019

Lee Gray is interim dean of the College of Arts + Architecture (COA+A). He follows Ken Lambla, who served 10 years as the founding dean of the college. Lambla is returning to the faculty as a full professor. A search committee is at work to find the college’s next dean.


Duo signups top 50 percent

Date Published: January 2, 2019

Duo signups recently hit 50 percent–a key milestone as the Jan. 31 registration deadline approaches. Duo users can enjoy only having to change their NinerNET password every 365 days* (instead of every 90 or 180 days) by signing up for Duo 2-Factor Authentication.