Ireland’s ambassador to the U.S. to speak

Date Published: January 9, 2019

Daniel Mulhall, the ambassador of Ireland to the United States, will present “A Virtuous Circle: Ireland, the EU and the U.S.” at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 15, in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center, Salon A.


Policy regarding research utilizing human subjects revised

Date Published: January 9, 2019

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and 16 other federal departments and agencies are implementing a revised rule on Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (also known as the “Common Rule”) that will become effective Jan.21, 2019. 


Faculty & Friends Concert to feature new trombone professor

Date Published: January 8, 2019

Assistant Professor of Trombone Jeremy Marks will present a Faculty & Friends Concert on Tuesday, Jan. 15, in Rowe Recital Hall.


Reminder about compliance with drug-free schools, workplace acts

Date Published: January 8, 2019

It is the responsibility of all students, faculty, and staff to conduct themselves in a way that contributes to an environment free of illegal drug use and abuse of alcohol.

Illegal or abusive use of drugs or alcohol by members of the University community adversely affects the educational environment and interferes with achievement of personal, social and educational goals.


Dawkins, West join football coaching staff

Date Published: January 8, 2019

Charlotte 49ers first-year head football coach Will Healy continued to fill out his coaching staff with the announcement of Marcus West as the program’s assistant head coach and co-defensive coordinator and Sean Dawkins as run-game coordinator and running backs coach.


Orbis Grille offers customer-facing compost disposal

Date Published: January 7, 2019

Orbis Grille, located in PORTAL, is helping the University reduce its landfill waste by offering a compost option for dine-in customers. It is the first dining facility on campus to offer a customer-facing compost option.


Voice professors to perform in ‘Carmen’

Date Published: January 7, 2019

UNC Charlotte voice professors Carl DuPont and Christina Pier will perform in the Opera Carolina production of Bizet’s “Carmen,” which will be presented on Jan.19, 20 and 24 in the Belk Theater at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center.


Theatre Department to present August Wilson’s ‘How I Learned What I Learned’

Date Published: January 7, 2019

In recognition of the Martin Luther King holiday, the Department of Theatre will present actor Wali Jamal in August Wilson's “How I Learned What I Learned.” Performances will be Thursday and Friday, Jan. 17-18.


Outbound lane of Institute Circle to close temporarily

Date Published: January 7, 2019

The outbound lane of Institute Circle will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday, Jan. 8-9, due to construction related to the new entrance sign.

Detour signs and barricades will be erected; outbound traffic will be detoured to J.W. Clay Boulevard.

Expect heavy equipment and construction personnel in the area. Exercise caution when approaching construction areas.


Gray appointed interim dean for College of Arts + Architecture

Date Published: January 7, 2019

Lee Gray is interim dean of the College of Arts + Architecture (COA+A). He follows Ken Lambla, who served 10 years as the founding dean of the college. Lambla is returning to the faculty as a full professor. A search committee is at work to find the college’s next dean.