49er Rocketry Team scores second in NASA contest

Date Published: May 21, 2019
The results are in, and UNC Charlotte’s 49er Rocketry Team achieved major success at this year’s NASA Student Launch Competition.

Groundbreaking for Veterans Park scheduled

Date Published: May 21, 2019

The UNC Charlotte Veteran Services Office will host a groundbreaking ceremony for a new Veterans Park at 9:30 a.m., Monday, May 27.


University met RecycleMania goals, Earth Month events a success

Date Published: May 21, 2019

Earlier this year, UNC Charlotte competed in the national RecycleMania competition, involving 300 colleges in 43 states. The RecycleMania competition results were released recently.


PPS honors heroism of April 30 during annual awards ceremony

Date Published: May 20, 2019
UNC Charlotte’s Police and Public Safety’s annual awards ceremony, held on May 17 in conjunction with National Police Week, had new meaning this year after the events of April 30.

View ‘A Glass Rhinoceros’

Date Published: May 16, 2019

The spring 2019 Mixed-Media/Print Media 3 studio art class recently completed a site-specific installation in the front window case at UNC Charlotte Center City.


Alum’s quartet wins national competition

Date Published: May 16, 2019

The Aruna Quartet, a saxophone group that includes UNC Charlotte alumnus Andrew Schoen, won the Grand Prize in the 46th annual Fischoff Competition. Hosted by the Fischoff National Chamber Music Association, the competition is the largest chamber music competition in the United States.


CMPD awards Civilian Medal of Valor to Howell family

Date Published: May 15, 2019

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department (CMPD) bestowed its first-ever Civilian Medal of Valor posthumously to Riley Howell, who lost his life in the campus shooting. Members of his family attended the annual CMPD Awards Ceremony, Wednesday, May 15, to accept the honor.


Teachers to illuminate the art and chemistry of light

Date Published: May 13, 2019

The Charlotte Teachers Institute is sponsoring the community event “The Art and Chemistry of Light” on Tuesday, May 21, at the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art.


Maikranz Student Media Award established in honor of long-time adviser

Date Published: May 13, 2019

In recognition of his 33 years of service to UNC Charlotte, Wayne Maikranz, director of Student Niner Media, was honored with the establishment of a student media award in his name.


Niner Nation Rises: A Message from Chancellor Dubois

Date Published: May 13, 2019

Dear Niner Nation: