Fall Plant Sale to offer a variety of garden selections

Date Published: September 25, 2018

The Fall Plant Sale at the UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens is a great place to find selections that will yield spring blooms.

Faces - Jordan Harris

Date Published: September 25, 2018

Jordan Harris is on a mission to make everyone on campus rethink community engagement. She wants every member of the UNC Charlotte community to see a place for themselves in the University's commitment to outreach in the city.

She's driven in part because of her responsibility as the associate director of community relations and also because of her own experiences in life.

UNC Charlotte helping with Hurricane Florence relief efforts

Date Published: September 25, 2018

From the loss of lives to the loss of property, Hurricane Florence has devastated the Carolinas. It will not be easy for storm victims in North and South Carolina to rebuild their lives, and they will deal with the hurricane’s effects for some time.

UNC Charlotte is organizing various collection drives to assist those impacted by the storm.

Childress Klein Center for Real Estate developing regional housing study

Date Published: September 24, 2018
The Childress Klein Center for Real Estate at UNC Charlotte is launching a five-year research project, the State of Housing in Charlotte, to provide policymakers, real estate professionals and the general public a comprehensive, data-driven analysis of the housing markets in the Charlotte metropolitan area.

CCI receives national award for retention of underrepresented students

Date Published: September 24, 2018

The College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) was awarded the second annual CMD-IT University Award for Retention of Minorities and Students with Disabilities in Computer Science by the Center for Minorities and People with Disabilities in IT (CMID-IT).

Screening of ‘The Silent Holy Stones’ scheduled

Date Published: September 24, 2018

A free screening of the film “The Silent Holy Stones” is scheduled for noon, Friday, Sept. 28, in the Cone University Center, McKnight Hall.

Record student enrollment at UNC Charlotte closes in on 30,000

Date Published: September 20, 2018
With a total student population bumping against 30,000 to start the 2018-19 academic year, UNC Charlotte continues its longstanding upward growth. With a record-breaking total enrollment of 29,710, UNC Charlotte trails only North Carolina State University and UNC Chapel Hill in terms of student body size among the UNC System’s 17 campuses.

Finnish ambassador to address ‘Transatlantic Relations’

Date Published: September 20, 2018

Kirsti Kauppi, ambassador of Finland to the United States, will present “Transatlantic Relations: A Finnish Perspective” at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 3, in the Cone University Center, Room 208, as part of the Fall 2018 International Speaker Series.

Connect with the campus during Traditions Walk, part of UNC Charlotte’s Founders Day festivities

Date Published: September 20, 2018
Members of Niner Nation know that UNC Charlotte was founded on Sept. 23, 1946, as the Charlotte Center, an evening college to educate the scores of veterans returning to the area after World War II. In honor of UNC Charlotte’s 72nd birthday, the Office of Alumni Affairs is encouraging students to take the Traditions Walk, a short tour of a few of the University’s notable sites.

ACEing Autism launching tennis program at UNC Charlotte

Date Published: September 19, 2018

Nonprofit organization ACEing Autism will hold tennis clinics at UNC Charlotte beginning Sunday, Sept. 30.