UNC Charlotte joins collaborative to combat HIV

Date Published: July 11, 2019

Health officials and leading researchers in North Carolina and South Carolina have created a new collaborative effort to end the HIV epidemic in both states.


Distinguished Dissertation Award winners named

Date Published: July 10, 2019

Lauren Austin ’18 Ph.D. and Amanda Burmeister are the 2019 recipients of the Dean’s Distinguished Dissertation Awards, presented by the UNC Charlotte Graduate School to recognize outstanding research and scholarship by a doctoral student.


University welcomes new employees

Date Published: July 10, 2019

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the July 9 New Employee Orientation session:

Athletics
Thomas Langford, assistant football coach
John Marshall, associate head athletic trainer
Ana Moreira-Pego, assistant volleyball coach


Associate dean authors book chapter

Date Published: July 9, 2019

A chapter by Associate Dean of Performing Arts Services Dean Adams appears in “The Oxford Handbook of Musical Theatre Screen Adaptations,” published this month by Oxford University Press.


Faces - Laura Williams

Date Published: July 9, 2019

Laura Williams often spends her commute thinking not only about the small inconveniences of life but how to adjust and improve them.

Simply put, Williams likes making things better. As UNC Charlotte’s controller, she is constantly devising small changes to processes to make work easier for members of the University community.


Drug companies’ sexually explicit ads reaching too many youngsters

Date Published: July 8, 2019
Virtually every day, millions of children and adolescents are being bombarded by sexually explicit direct-to-consumer advertising, despite pharmaceutical CEOs’ claims to the contrary.

Finalists for UCOMM associate vice chancellor to give campus presentations

Date Published: July 2, 2019

The Division for University Advancement will host campus forums for the three finalists for the position of Associate Vice Chancellor for University Communications.


An expression of appreciation: ‘Hands for Our Heroes’

Date Published: July 2, 2019
One student’s idea recently sparked a chain of kindness on campus. Wanting to show appreciation for campus heroes in Police and Public Safety (PPS) and Emergency Management, a student in the Collegiate Recovery Community had the idea to make and deliver care packages to the two departments.

Parking permits for 2019-20 now on sale

Date Published: July 2, 2019

Parking permits for the 2019-20 academic year are available for purchase through...


University welcomes new employees

Date Published: July 1, 2019

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the June 25 New Employee Orientation session:

Athletics
Ashley Chastain, head softball coach
Nikki West, assistant basketball coach