Faces - Brian Holcomb

Date Published: June 6, 2019

As assistant director for trips for Venture Outdoor Leadership, Brian Holcomb is fulfilling a passion to share nature with others; his goal is to provide outdoor adventure experiences that enable members of the campus community and those in the greater Charlotte region to develop as individuals and as members of a team and to become inspired by the outdoors.


Chastain hired as Charlotte 49ers softball coach

Date Published: June 6, 2019

Ashley Chastain is the new head softball coach for the Charlotte 49ers. Chastain, who is coming off a trip to the NCAA Super Regionals with Mississippi, has served as the pitching coach at Ole Miss, Michigan State and the College of Charleston since her playing days at the University of South Carolina. She was named the 2019 Softball America Pitching Coach of the Year.


Two design projects receive I-Corp grants

Date Published: June 5, 2019

The School of Architecture’s Integrated Design Research Lab (IDRL) has received two National Science Foundation I-Corps grants for additional research of microalgae facades and adaptable solar windows.


Charlotte 49ers schedule football game versus Florida

Date Published: June 5, 2019

In 2023, the Charlotte 49ers will play a nonconference football game against the University of Florida in Gainesville on Sept. 23.


D-Day: 75 Years Later

Date Published: June 4, 2019
How a seminal world event helped shape UNC Charlotte.

Cutting-Edge Science

Date Published: June 3, 2019
New science building to nurture talent pipeline for soaring STEM needs.

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.