Award-winning author to talk ‘The Old North State in the New South’

Date Published: February 18, 2019
Noted author and scholar Timothy Tyson, winner of the Best Book of 2017 from both the Los Angeles Times and National Public Radio for “The Blood of Emmett Till,” will deliver UNC Charlotte’s 2019 Levine Lecture on Thursday, March 14.

Dalton Tower stairwell closure extended

Date Published: February 18, 2019

Stairwell no. 3 that provides access to the Atkins Library’s Dalton Tower will be  through Wednesday, Feb. 20. This temporary closure is to install a new HVAC unit as part of the Atkins Library Special Collections project.

Signage will direct patrons to use Stairwell no. 4.

Note, this is an update to a previous announcement.

 


Lee College of Engineering recognizes teaching excellence

Date Published: February 18, 2019

Courtney Green and Andrew Wills are the 2018 recipients of the Lee College of Engineering Undergraduate and Graduate Teaching Awards of Excellence, respectively.


Memphis researcher to speak on biohacking and memory

Date Published: February 18, 2019

Marina Levina, an associate professor in the Department of Communication and Film at the University of Memphis, will present “Body Disruptions: Biohacking and the Politics of Memory” at 11:30 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 28, in Cone University Center, Room 111.


Partial closure of Institute Circle scheduled

Date Published: February 15, 2019

On Thursday, Feb. 21, there will be a partial closure of Institute Circle to allow for work on a new entrance sign enclosure. Currently, this closure is tentatively scheduled for 7:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Expect barricades, flaggers and construction vehicles and personnel in this area. Exercise caution when approaching construction zones.


‘The Rise of Populism in Europe’ to conclude Great Decisions

Date Published: February 15, 2019

Imdat Ozen, a lecturer in the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, will discuss “The Rise of Populism in Europe” as the final speaker of the 2019 Great Decisions Lecture Series. This free, public presentation is scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 25, at Charlotte Country Day School.


Passport to Possibilities

Date Published: February 15, 2019
Hannah Milillo ’18 is acquiring business skills to turn her passion for art into a career.

Gray needs shared leave

Date Published: February 14, 2019

Kimberly Gray from the Office of Undergraduate Education needs shared leave donations. The Benefits Office will accept donations through Feb. 28.


UNC Charlotte hosted second annual Southeastern Digital Learning Forum

Date Published: February 14, 2019

More than 200 people from 33 different colleges and universities across the region recently gathered at UNC Charlotte Center City to learn how to leverage digital classroom technologies for student success.


Check out a new 'Chancellor's Fast Five'

Date Published: February 14, 2019
The Chancellor’s “Fast Five” update provides the campus community a behind-the-scenes glimpse into some of the projects and priorities that occupy the chancellor’s time and attention.