‘Dollars for Scholars’ fundraiser to support 49er Legacy Scholarship

Date Published: February 21, 2019

The UNC Charlotte Young Alumni Chapter is partnering with City Barbecue to present “Dollars for Scholars” on Thursday, Feb. 28.


NBA players empower youth at Urban Education Collaborative summit

Date Published: February 21, 2019
The UNC Charlotte Urban Education Collaborative hosted NBA stars Chris Paul and Karl-Anthony Towns during All-Star weekend at an event to empower Charlotte's African American youth.

UNC Charlotte researcher studied landscape evolution in Antarctica

Date Published: February 20, 2019
Antarctica’s unique climate enticed UNC Charlotte earth sciences researcher Martha Cary Eppes and research colleagues to spend weeks camping in a tent in sub-zero temperatures to literally monitor and listen to rocks as they fractured.

Spring crowdfunding campaigns launched to boost student projects

Date Published: February 20, 2019
The UNC Charlotte community can help a group of creative civil engineering students build a concrete canoe, aid mechanical engineering students to rev up their race car and assist English students to attend a national convention next month as part of the spring 2019 crowdfunding campaigns.

TEDxUNCCharlotte speakers finalized, tickets to go on sale

Date Published: February 20, 2019
Twelve speakers will deliver presentations at UNC Charlotte’s first-ever live TEDx event scheduled for Friday, March 22, in the Cone University Center.

iLOVEUNCC: A match made on campus

Date Published: February 20, 2019

This February, UNC Charlotte is asking alums to share their love stories of how they met their significant others as well as what they love about the University. Stories shared on social media, using #iLOVEUNCC qualify to win exclusive 49er swag, and alums are encouraged to make a gift to support programs, scholarships or departments at ...


Green Tie Gala 2019: An Evening Under the Stars

Date Published: February 20, 2019

The UNC Charlotte Alumni Association will host its annual Green Tie Gala on Friday, April 5, at The Westin Charlotte.


Project Life Movement ambassador Luke Kuechly visits campus

Date Published: February 19, 2019

Carolina Panthers linebacker and national ambassador for Project Life Movement, Luke Kuechly, visited campus recently to encourage UNC Charlotte students to help save lives by joining a stem cell/bone marrow registry.


UCOMM wins regional Emmy, CASE awards

Date Published: February 19, 2019
Three staff members with the UNC Charlotte Office of University Communications (UCOMM) recently won an Emmy Award in the category Community/Public Service Campaign at the 33rd annual Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee.

Award-winning author to talk ‘The Old North State in the New South’

Date Published: February 18, 2019
Noted author and scholar Timothy Tyson, winner of the Best Book of 2017 from both the Los Angeles Times and National Public Radio for “The Blood of Emmett Till,” will deliver UNC Charlotte’s 2019 Levine Lecture on Thursday, March 14.