International Festival – all are welcome to this global celebration

Date Published: September 27, 2018
The city of Charlotte has a rich, cultural heritage, and its ethnic communities continue to flourish. For more than 40 years, UNC Charlotte has celebrated its global population through its International Festival. Its core message – all are welcome here.

Spend an evening with educators

Date Published: September 27, 2018

The Charlotte Teachers Institute will host an “Evening for Educators” from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 9, at Discovery Place Education Studio.


International students: #YouAreWelcomeHere

Date Published: September 27, 2018

During Saturday’s International Festival, the Office of International Programs will spread the message via video and social media that international students are welcome at UNC Charlotte.


‘Make BIG Things Happen’ with Niner Nation Gives

Date Published: September 26, 2018
Make big things happen for 49ers, by participating in this year's #NinerNationGives. The fourth annual 49-hour digital fundraising event kicks off Wednesday, Sept. 26, and goes through 9 a.m., Friday, Sept. 28.

Area 49 to spark innovation/collaboration through advanced technology

Date Published: September 26, 2018

 Area 49, a state-of-the-art learning and technology space designed to encourage cross-disciplinary exploration and collaboration, is open at UNC Charlotte’s J. Murrey Atkins Library. A ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 25, held at Area 49 on the library’s second floor, marked its introduction to campus.


Strengthening community was theme of Giving Green kickoff

Date Published: September 26, 2018
Helping those in need took on increased significance during the 2018 Giving Green Campaign kickoff luncheon. Campaign co-chair Shannon Homesley, executive assistant to the provost, talked about the strength and pride of the UNC Charlotte community.

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.