Music Department to hold annual piano sale

Date Published: July 17, 2019

During the past academic year, the University’s Department of Music has had access to first-class standard and digital pianos through an association with the Rockley Family Foundation.

To perpetuate this program, these instruments, along with those provided other institutions, will be sold at the Robinson Hall for the Performing Arts.

49ers football trio earns preseason honors

Date Published: July 17, 2019

A school record three Charlotte 49ers were named preseason all-Conference USA by the league's 14 head coaches. Sophomore kicker Jonathan Cruz was voted the league's preseason Special Teams Player of the Year, and he, redshirt senior defensive end Alex Highsmith and senior running back Benny LeMay were named to the preseason all-Conference team. 

Housing and Residence Life recognized for diversity/inclusion efforts

Date Published: July 16, 2019

UNC Charlotte’s Office of Housing and Residence Life recently received the inaugural Assessment and Impact Award presented by Skyfactor Benchworks at the Association of College and University Housing Officers-International Conference and Expo in Toronto, Canada.

Young football fan gets a surprise

Date Published: July 16, 2019
The Charlotte 49ers football team recently helped make a dream come true for a young football fan.

Civil engineering students win national innovation contest

Date Published: July 15, 2019

A student team from UNC Charlotte’s William States Lee College of Engineering won the 2019 American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE) National Student Innovation Contest recently held near Washington, D.C.

University Convocation to begin new academic year

Date Published: July 15, 2019
University Convocation, the annual event that marks the beginning of a new academic year, is scheduled for 9:30 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 15, in Cone University Center, McKnight Hall.

‘Promoting Peace’ opening reception scheduled

Date Published: July 15, 2019

Murals and mandalas from the project “Promoting Peace” will be exhibited at the Projective Eye Gallery in UNC Charlotte Center City Tuesday, July 16, through Wednesday, July 31. An opening reception will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m., July 18.

Cleared for launch: Education student elevates skills with NASA training

Date Published: July 11, 2019
The halls of the NASA Langley Research Center are usually filled with leading researchers and top engineers, working on projects related to aeronautics and exploration. However, on one day each year, bright aspiring teachers fill the oldest NASA field center as honored guests. Parks Drake, a student in the UNC Charlotte Cato College of Education, toured the center this year, as one of only 13...

UNC Charlotte joins collaborative to combat HIV

Date Published: July 11, 2019

Health officials and leading researchers in North Carolina and South Carolina have created a new collaborative effort to end the HIV epidemic in both states.

Distinguished Dissertation Award winners named

Date Published: July 10, 2019

Lauren Austin ’18 Ph.D. and Amanda Burmeister are the 2019 recipients of the Dean’s Distinguished Dissertation Awards, presented by the UNC Charlotte Graduate School to recognize outstanding research and scholarship by a doctoral student.