University hosting first- and second-round games for NCAA Women’s Tournament

Date Published: March 19, 2019

UNC Charlotte, in conjunction with the University of South Carolina, will host the first and second rounds of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament in Halton Arena:

  • Friday, March 22

          South Carolina vs. Belmont 1:45 p.m.


Botanical Gardens Spring Plant Sale moves to new location

Date Published: March 18, 2019

The annual Spring Plant Sale is the Botanical Gardens’ largest of the year, and it attracts crowds of plant-lovers to campus. This year’s sale, scheduled for Friday and Saturday, April 12-13, will be at the Cafeteria Activities Building (220 Cab Lane), located behind Hickory, Sycamore and Cedar Halls.


Alumnus named Music Teacher of Excellence

Date Published: March 18, 2019

Kevin Brawley ’13, an alumnus of the Department of Music, has been named a 2019 Music Teacher of Excellence by the Country Music Association Foundation.


Ventureprise to hold Idea Pitch 2019

Date Published: March 18, 2019
Ventureprise in partnership with UNC Charlotte's Student Organization, Global Business Brigades, will host Idea Pitch 2019 on Wednesday, April 3.

TEDxUNCCharlotte event available via live stream

Date Published: March 18, 2019

Individuals unable to secure a ticket to attend the inaugural TEDxUNCCharlotte event on Friday, March 22, will be able to view the presentations via live stream.

The Office of University Communications is providing live stream coverage of the talks between 12:30 and 5 p.m.


Aspirational Development

Date Published: March 18, 2019
School of Architecture students envision a new world in University City and beyond.

Transforming Sunlight into Energy

Date Published: March 15, 2019
North Carolina is the number two solar producing state in the nation—UNC Charlotte is at the forefront of this growing industry.

Education researcher receives Harshini V. de Silva Award

Date Published: March 14, 2019
Richard Lambert, professor of educational leadership in the Cato College of Education, is the 2019 recipient of the Harshini V. de Silva Graduate Mentor Award.

Governor explores the importance of teacher training programs

Date Published: March 14, 2019
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper’s visit to UNC Charlotte on Wednesday, March 13, provided an opportunity for the state’s chief executive to learn more about the Charlotte Teacher Early College (CTEC) and how the University is helping to bolster the teacher pipeline for the region and state.

Crowdfunding projects support engineering students

Date Published: March 14, 2019

Last year was the first time in two decades that the UNC Charlotte American Society of Civil Engineers’ concrete canoe team advanced to the national competition. But upon arriving for the contest at San Diego State University, the team realized it was missing one thing: its canoe.