Chancellor among Most Admired CEOs in Charlotte

Date Published: April 4, 2019

Chancellor Philip L. Dubois recently accepted an award from the Charlotte Business Journal as one of the area’s Most Admired CEOs. He was one of two recipients in the education category.

Organizational science researcher receives First Citizens Bank Scholars Medal

Date Published: April 3, 2019
UNC Charlotte Chancellor’s Professor Steven Rogelberg is the 2019 recipient of the First Citizens Bank Scholars Medal, UNC Charlotte’s most prestigious faculty award in recognition of excellence in research.

Portuguese guest conductor to lead Wind Ensemble

Date Published: April 3, 2019

Simão Francisco from Portugal will be a guest conductor for “An Iberian Celebration,” an evening of Spanish and Portuguese music. This concert will be at 7:30 p.m., Monday, April 15, in the Anne R. Belk Theater of Robinson Hall. Tickets are $8.

Volunteer opportunities abound during April

Date Published: April 3, 2019
As an employee who regularly volunteers both on campus and in the greater community, Bronwyn Jarsocrak knew exactly which charities she wanted to assist during the upcoming National Volunteer Week, April 8-12.

‘Me Too’ activist Tarana Burke to speak

Date Published: April 2, 2019

Civil rights activist Tarana Burke will speak at 7 p.m., Monday, April 8, in the Popp Martin Student Union Multipurpose Room.

Take back the night

Date Published: April 2, 2019

Brittany Piper is the keynote speaker for UNC Charlotte’s annual “Take Back the Night” event, which will start at 6 p.m., Thursday, April 11, in the Cone University Center, McKnight Hall.

Tankersley named VC for Research and Economic Development

Date Published: April 2, 2019
Richard (Rick) Tankersley is UNC Charlotte’s vice chancellor for Research and Economic Development, effective May 1.

Nursing student earns Fulbright to continue work in India

Date Published: April 1, 2019
Senior nursing student Maggie Johnson was selected recently for a prestigious research award from the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. She will use the award to travel to India after graduation to continue her work with a nonprofit organization supporting health literacy and accessibility for the families of children with disabilities.

A conversation devoted to transgender lives

Date Published: April 1, 2019

The impact of transition for a transgender individual extends far beyond the self to their families, friends, colleagues and community. UNC Charlotte’s Aliaga-Buchenau Witness in Residence Initiative will host a community conversation that explores transgender lives in those contexts.

Music Department, CPCC collaborating to present Stravinsky ballet

Date Published: April 1, 2019
The UNC Charlotte Percussion Ensemble, joined by the CPCC Dance Theatre and special guests, will present Stravinsky's ballet, “Les Noces” ("The Wedding"), Monday, April 8.