Proposals being accepted for Chancellor's Diversity Challenge Fund

Date Published: January 23, 2019

The Council on University Community is accepting proposals for the Chancellor’s Diversity Challenge Fund, which supports initiatives that promote the daily value of diversity in the intellectual life of the campus. Faculty, staff or students are eligible to apply for awards of up to $5,000.

Graduate School accepting nominees for Reynolds Leadership Award

Date Published: January 23, 2019

The Thomas L. Reynolds Leadership Award will be bestowed for the first time this spring; the award will honor excellence in graduate program administration and will be presented annually to a graduate program director (GPD) or graduate program coordinator (GPC). Recipients will be selected by a committee of graduate faculty and students.

Brasel needs shared leave

Date Published: January 23, 2019

Christopher Brasel, Dean of Students Office, needs shared leave donations. The Benefits Office will accept donations through Feb. 6.

Northbound lane of Mary Alexander to close temporarily

Date Published: January 22, 2019

Between 3 and 6 p.m., Friday, Jan. 25, the northbound lane of Mary Alexander Road, along with the sidewalk in front of Sycamore Hall, will close temporarily to allow the placement of concrete as part of the renovation project for Sycamore Hall.

Expect a concrete truck and pump truck to block the lane; flaggers will direct two-way traffic around the closure.

Employees receive priority registration for Camps on Campus

Date Published: January 22, 2019

Camps on Campus is the University's summer programs of academic enrichment camps for children and young people in rising grades one through 12.

UNC Charlotte faculty and staff members will be able to register their children before the public starting at 8 a.m., Monday, Jan. 28, by calling 704-687-8900. A valid UNC Charlotte ID is required.

Get Duo code and manage sponsored accounts links on NinerNET site

Date Published: January 18, 2019

The NinerNET landing page was upgraded at 10 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 17. A few enhancements have been added:

Lower Level Union Deck gate system to go online

Date Published: January 16, 2019

Effective Thursday, Jan. 17, the license plate recognition and gate system for the Union Deck Levels 1-4 goes online.

Gates will be down, opening only for those with valid commuter or faculty/staff permits. Resident student permits are not valid in the Union Deck before 6 p.m.

Ekenedo needs shared leave

Date Published: January 15, 2019

Courtnee Ekenedo, Parking and Transportation Services, needs shared leave donations. The Benefits Office will accept donations through Jan. 29.

Nominations sought for 2019 Employees of the Year

Date Published: January 15, 2019

The Human Resources Department is accepting nominations for the 2019 Staff Employee of the Year awards. Any permanent employee of UNC Charlotte can submit a nomination, and employees are encouraged to recommend colleagues for this honor.

Individuals can be nominated in any one of five categories:

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