Salas receives Atkins Library Faculty Engagement Award

Date Published: August 14, 2018

Consuelo Salas is the 2018 recipient of the J. Murrey Atkins Library Faculty Engagement Award. An assistant professor with the University Writing Program and the Department of English, Salas will be honored during a library social and award ceremony, scheduled for 4 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 6, in the Halton Reading Room.


Cato College summer camp helps prevent learning loss

Date Published: August 13, 2018

Cato College of Education Dean Ellen McIntyre authored a recent article that focuses on a UNC Charlotte summer reading camp, which has the potential to be a model for summer programs everywhere.


Career Carnival returns on Aug. 23

Date Published: August 13, 2018

The University Career Center’s Career Carnival will transform the Barnhardt Student Activity Center food court on Thursday, Aug. 23.


University welcomes new employees

Date Published: August 10, 2018

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the Aug.7 New Employee Orientation session:

Athletics
Robert Eachus, assistant athletic trainer
Aaron Fearne, assistant men’s basketball coach


Veteran FM employee Franjo Pauler has died

Date Published: August 10, 2018

Franjo Pauler, 60, a member of the Facilities Management Department, died Wednesday, Aug. 8.

Pauler joined the University in 2001; at the time of his death, he served as the lead technician in Building Environmental Services Woodward Hall zone. Colleagues noted he was a valuable member of BES, and his “kind and thoughtful nature would be missed.”


University employees encouraged to participate in Live United Day

Date Published: August 9, 2018
UNC Charlotte employees are encouraged to participate in the first-ever Live United Day: All in for the Kids, a joint effort between United Way’s Hands On Charlotte, the Charlotte Chamber and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

Temporary power outage scheduled for several buildings

Date Published: August 7, 2018

A complete power outage for McEniry and the Facilities Operations/Parking Services buildings and McMillan Greenhouse is planned for 6 to 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 11, to connect a transformer as part of the science building project.


Convocations, Gold Rush usher in a new academic year

Date Published: August 7, 2018
University Convocation and the Day of Convocation provide unique opportunities for the campus community to gather and celebrate the start of the 2018-19 academic year.

‘User Agreement’ to premiere at Bechtler Museum

Date Published: August 6, 2018

The world premiere of “User Agreement,” conceived by faculty and students in the College of Arts + Architecture, is set for Monday, Aug. 20, at the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art.


Softball earns Conference USA Sport Academic Award for fourth straight season

Date Published: August 6, 2018

The Charlotte 49ers softball team once again has claimed the Conference USA Softball Academic Award. This honor is given to the team in each conference-sponsored sport with the highest GPA for the academic year. 

 With claiming the award for the 2017-18 season, the University's softball team has won the honor for the fourth consecutive academic year.