University opening public elementary school in August 2019

Date Published: March 19, 2019
A new public elementary school developed, supported and operated by education experts at UNC Charlotte will aim to expand educational opportunities and boost student achievement starting in August 2019.

University graduate programs recognized in latest U.S. News & World Report rankings

Date Published: March 19, 2019
The U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 list of Best Graduate Schools rankings are out, and once again, UNC Charlotte recorded a number of superlatives.

Botanical Gardens Spring Plant Sale moves to new location

Date Published: March 18, 2019

The annual Spring Plant Sale is the Botanical Gardens’ largest of the year, and it attracts crowds of plant-lovers to campus. This year’s sale, scheduled for Friday and Saturday, April 12-13, will be at the Cafeteria Activities Building (220 Cab Lane), located behind Hickory, Sycamore and Cedar Halls.


Alumnus named Music Teacher of Excellence

Date Published: March 18, 2019

Kevin Brawley ’13, an alumnus of the Department of Music, has been named a 2019 Music Teacher of Excellence by the Country Music Association Foundation.


Ventureprise to hold Idea Pitch 2019

Date Published: March 18, 2019
Ventureprise in partnership with UNC Charlotte's Student Organization, Global Business Brigades, will host Idea Pitch 2019 on Wednesday, April 3.

Early morning lane closure scheduled along Mary Alexander Road

Date Published: March 18, 2019

Between 5:30 and 7 a.m., Wednesday, March 20, the northbound lane of Mary Alexander Road will be closed temporarily to allow construction work related to the Sycamore Hall Renovation project.

A concrete truck will block the northbound lane and sidewalk in front of Sycamore Hall. Flaggers will direct traffic.


TEDxUNCCharlotte event available via live stream

Date Published: March 18, 2019

Individuals unable to secure a ticket to attend the inaugural TEDxUNCCharlotte event on Friday, March 22, will be able to view the presentations via live stream.

The Office of University Communications is providing live stream coverage of the talks between 12:30 and 5 p.m.


Aspirational Development

Date Published: March 18, 2019
School of Architecture students envision a new world in University City and beyond.

Transforming Sunlight into Energy

Date Published: March 15, 2019
North Carolina is the number two solar producing state in the nation—UNC Charlotte is at the forefront of this growing industry.

Education researcher receives Harshini V. de Silva Award

Date Published: March 14, 2019
Richard Lambert, professor of educational leadership in the Cato College of Education, is the 2019 recipient of the Harshini V. de Silva Graduate Mentor Award.