CLAS teaching excellence honorees use interactive methods to engage studentsDate Published: May 13, 2019
Jennifer Munroe, Sarah Pollock and Lane Rhodes recently received the 2018-19 Excellence in Teaching Awards presented by the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (CLAS). The three were lauded for the innovative ways they challenge and engage students, including through research opportunities, interactive lectures and real-time projects.
Men and Women Track and Field crowned conference championsDate Published: May 13, 2019
The Charlotte men’s and women’s programs both won gold, being crowned the 2019 Air Force Reserve Conference USA Track and Field Champions at the Irwin Belk Track and Field Center on Sunday, May 12. This is the first time since joining C-USA that both the men’s and women’s programs have won the Outdoor Conference Championship in the same season.
Largest numbers yet participate in Alumni Association Commencement traditionsDate Published: May 10, 2019
This spring, the three pre-commencement events hosted by the UNC Charlotte Alumni Association—the 49er Ring, Donning of the Kente and Legacy Draping ceremonies—experienced some of their largest attendance numbers yet.
Doctoral students celebrate ‘ultimate academic achievement’Date Published: May 10, 2019
Completing a doctorate is a major academic milestone that requires years of rigor and dedication. For the 74 individuals who participated in this year’s annual Doctoral Hooding Ceremony, May 9, the journey takes on even greater meaning.
Retiring faculty recognized for 318 years of combined serviceDate Published: May 8, 2019
On April 25, 10 outstanding faculty members were honored for their service to UNC Charlotte as they join the ranks of retirees. Their combined 318 years of service range from 12 to 48 years.
2019 Commencement: A time to remember, a time to celebrateDate Published: May 7, 2019
For the roughly 4,800 students who could participate in UNC Charlotte’s 2019 Commencement, graduation takes on special meaning, given what transpired on campus April 30.
Niner Nation Remembers website launches, remembrance commission formedDate Published: May 6, 2019
UNC Charlotte has created the Niner Nation Remembers website as a way to honor Riley Howell and Ellis Reed Parlier and support the four other students who suffered injuries in the April 30 attack on campus.
Atkins Library reduced hours through May 12Date Published: May 3, 2019
Due to the change in exam schedules, Atkins Library is reducing hours of operation through the end of the academic year:
A message from Chancellor Dubois to faculty and staffDate Published: May 2, 2019
Last night, all of you received the message that we would be returning to “regular operations” today. The use of the word “regular” was intentional, and a departure from our usual phrasing of returning to “normal operations” following a weather-related closing.
Academic Affairs releases final exam optionsDate Published: May 2, 2019
Due to the April 30 tragedy on campus, which occurred near the start of finals, the Office of Academic Affairs is providing two options for students to complete their courses for spring 2019.
Option 1: Students may forgo taking the final exam in any of their courses and accept their current course grade as their final grade.