University Communications earns 10 awards in international competition

Date Published: May 30, 2019

The Office of University Communications garnered a big dose of recognition in an awards program that attracts entrants from throughout corporate and nonprofit communications and the media.


Spotlighting alumni and student artwork

Date Published: May 30, 2019
For alumni Sharon Dowell ’02 and Justin Driscoll ’09, their passion for creativity was ignited during their time at UNC Charlotte. This summer, Dowell and Driscoll will pay it forward by serving as curators for the 2019 Spotlight Art Exhibition, which takes place Friday, June 7, at C3 Lab.

One month later: a message from the chancellor

Date Published: May 30, 2019
In this message from the chancellor, he reflects on the one-month anniversary of the day that forever touched the University community.

Reynolds Fellowship recipients named

Date Published: May 29, 2019

Eight students who represent a number of educational disciplines are this year’s recipients of the Thomas L. Reynolds Graduate Student Research Award.


STEM Success Stories

Date Published: May 28, 2019
Charlotte Engineering Early College's inaugural graduates focus on the future with help from the Duke Energy Foundation.

The Sporting News lists LeMay among top running backs

Date Published: May 28, 2019

Charlotte 49ers record-breaking running back Benny LeMay has earned a spot among The Sporting News’ Top 25 College Running Backs headed into the 2019 season.


Speech team places in national tournament

Date Published: May 28, 2019

For the first time ever, UNC Charlotte’s speech team has placed in the top 20 in a national speech tournament, competing against more than 150 teams from across the nation in the National Forensic Association’s championship tournament held in Santa Ana, California.


University Recreation Center slated for mid-fall opening

Date Published: May 28, 2019
The University Recreation Center, scheduled to open during the upcoming fall semester, will respond to UNC Charlotte’s growing demand for dedicated student recreation and fitness space.

Hornets executive receives Distinguished Service Award

Date Published: May 24, 2019
Fred Whitfield, president and chief operating officer for the Hornets Sports & Entertainment, is the 2019 recipient of the UNC Charlotte Distinguished Service Award.