Ekenedo needs shared leave

Date Published: January 15, 2019

Courtnee Ekenedo, Parking and Transportation Services, needs shared leave donations. The Benefits Office will accept donations through Jan. 29.


Nominations sought for 2019 Employees of the Year

Date Published: January 15, 2019

The Human Resources Department is accepting nominations for the 2019 Staff Employee of the Year awards. Any permanent employee of UNC Charlotte can submit a nomination, and employees are encouraged to recommend colleagues for this honor.

Individuals can be nominated in any one of five categories:


Levine Jewish Community Center recognizes Cato College of Education

Date Published: January 15, 2019
The UNC Charlotte Cato College of Education has received the 2018 Yachad Award from the Levine Jewish Community Center for the college’s work in support of the city of Charlotte. The award recognizes UNC Charlotte and the center’s collaborative work on a summer camp designed to help struggling students improve their reading while enjoying the fun and games of traditional summer camps.

Call for alumni award nominations

Date Published: January 15, 2019
The UNC Charlotte Alumni Association is actively seeking nominations for its 2019 awards class. The deadline to submit a nomination for this year is Friday, Jan. 25.

University welcomes new employees

Date Published: January 15, 2019

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the Jan. 8 New Employee Orientation session:

Academic Affairs
Melinda Adnot, associate director

Atkins Library
Christine Beardsley, university library technician


Charlotte 49ers 2019 football schedule released, season tickets on sale

Date Published: January 14, 2019

The Charlotte 49ers 2019 football schedule includes six contests against 2018 bowl teams, including a trip to National Champion Clemson. The 49ers’ 12-game slate includes six home games and six road games with four non-conference matchups and eight Conference USA contests. 


Witherspoon Lecture to explore ‘Shamans and Schizophrenia’

Date Published: January 14, 2019

An anthropologist who focuses on the edge of experience—on voices, visions, the supernatural and the world of psychosis—will deliver the 35th Loy P. Witherspoon Lecture on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at UNC Charlotte Center City.


2019 Learning and Organizational Development catalog available

Date Published: January 11, 2019

From career and retirement planning to leadership development programs, the 2019 Learning and Organizational Development catalog has something for every employee.


Nurse Anesthesia Program grads achieve 100 percent pass rate on national exam

Date Published: January 11, 2019
Graduates of the UNC Charlotte/Carolinas Medical Center Nurse Anesthesia Program recently obtained a 100 percent first-time taker’s pass rate on the National Certification Exam for the Class of 2018.

Knowing where to park just got easier

Date Published: January 10, 2019

If the correct audio equipment was poised above campus on a weekday morning at 10:45 a.m., one might pick up a lot of whispers that sound like, “Please, please, please let me find a close parking spot.”

That’s a peak time for parking demand on campus, so it’s unlikely that the pleading chorus will break into songs of joy.