Green with Gratitude is opportunity for students to say ‘Thank you’

Date Published: March 13, 2019
From scholarships and campus renovations to cultural events and student support services, UNC Charlotte's donors continue to enhance the 49er student experience with their generous gifts. Green with Gratitude is a 49er effort established to educate students on the importance and impact of philanthropy.

N.C. Science Festival to feature University Expo, workshops and ‘Brewing Science’

Date Published: March 13, 2019
April marks the return of the statewide N.C. Science Festival (NCSF), a month-long celebration of science and public engagement in STEM fields. UNC Charlotte, for the eighth year, will participate in the festival’s mind-expanding public activities.

Tracking Light Rail A Year Later

Date Published: March 12, 2019
Light rail has changed UNC Charlotte and its connection with the Queen City.

Short-term student emergency housing program launched

Date Published: March 12, 2019

At universities nationwide, homelessness is having an impact on student retention rates, which affects students’ ability to matriculate and earn a college degree.


‘Vessels Aplenty’ exhibition to support student programming, pantry

Date Published: March 12, 2019
The Projective Eye Gallery at UNC Charlotte Center City will host “Vessels Aplenty: The Joan Tweedy Memorial Exhibition” from Monday, March 18, through Tuesday, April 16.

Ambassador to keynote International Women’s Day celebration

Date Published: March 12, 2019

Audrey Marks, ambassador of Jamaica to the United States, will be the keynote speaker for this year’s International Women’s Day celebration, scheduled for 3:30 p.m., Thursday, March 28, in the Popp Martin Student Union Multipurpose Room.


International Film Festival scheduled for March 18 to April 5

Date Published: March 12, 2019

Contemporary films from around the world will be shown as part of the 2019 UNC Charlotte International Film Festival sponsored by the Department of Languages and Culture Studies and the language clubs.


Junior Yesika Andino honored as Newman Civic Fellow

Date Published: March 11, 2019

Yesika Sorto Andino, a junior from Charlotte, North Carolina, is among the 262 students selected for Campus Compact’s 2019-20 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows.


‘Biblical Porn’ researcher to keynote ‘Sex and Religion’ conference

Date Published: March 11, 2019

Jessica Johnson from the University of Washington will be the plenary speaker for the third annual conference “Sex and Religion,” scheduled for Saturday, March 16, at UNC Charlotte Center City.