Academic Affairs releases final exam options

Date Published: May 2, 2019

Due to the April 30 tragedy on campus, which occurred near the start of finals, the Office of Academic Affairs is providing two options for students to complete their courses for spring 2019.

Option 1: Students may forgo taking the final exam in any of their courses and accept their current course grade as their final grade.


A message from Chancellor Dubois to faculty and staff

Date Published: May 2, 2019
Last night, all of you received the message that we would be returning to “regular operations” today. The use of the word “regular” was intentional, and a departure from our usual phrasing of returning to “normal operations” following a weather-related closing.

Campus vigil scheduled

Date Published: May 1, 2019

A student-organized vigil to unite and support the UNC Charlotte community is planned for 6 p.m., Wednesday, May 1, in the University’s Halton Arena, located in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center (building 46 on this...


Chancellor stresses spirit of unity

Date Published: May 1, 2019
Words cannot adequately express the heartbreak we feel over yesterday’s tragic events, nor can they describe the selfless, overwhelming support you have provided. Even in the midst of UNC Charlotte’s darkest day, our greatest strength--our ability to unify with one heart and a common purpose--shines clearly through.

Community’s desire to support prompts crowdfunding initiative

Date Published: May 1, 2019
Niner Nation Unites, the University’s official crowdfunding site, was established in response to the overwhelming desire to support the victims and the UNC Charlotte community during this time of tragedy.

Atkins Library employee volunteers to ‘rock out,’ more organized opportunities in May

Date Published: April 30, 2019

Chesney Klubert ’14 has volunteered with Girls Rock Charlotte for five years and has watched the nonprofit grow from a summer camp for girls age 8-16 to a year-round experience that now reaches out to adult women.


NACDA Hall of Fame to induct former AD Judy Rose

Date Published: April 30, 2019

Judy Rose, a trailblazer in her field who helped elevate the Charlotte 49ers to great heights during her longtime career, will be one of eight athletic directors inducted into the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) at the organization’s 54th annual convention, June 12.     
    


Wang, Garcia receive International Education Awards

Date Published: April 30, 2019

Cato College of Education professor Chuang Wang and student Maria Garcia are the recipients of the International Education Awards (IEA) presented by the Office of International Programs.


Department of Dance to host International Odissi Conference

Date Published: April 30, 2019

The UNC Charlotte Department of Dance will present a three-day symposium of dance performances, master classes and scholarly panels on Odissi, an Indian classical dance, Friday to Sunday, May 3-5.


Statement from Chancellor Philip L. Dubois

Date Published: April 30, 2019
This is the saddest day in UNC Charlotte’s history. Earlier this evening, the unthinkable happened on our campus. At approximately 5:40 PM, an individual opened fire in a UNC Charlotte classroom, cutting short the lives of two members of our community and seriously injuring four others.