University Chorale to tour Italy

Date Published: June 19, 2019

The University Chorale will undertake its fifth international tour, July 7-22, with stops in Rome, Venice and the Italian Riviera. The tour will feature a 10-day artistic residency in the Italian coastal region of Liguria, where the students will collaborate in rehearsals and performances with three local music organizations, culminating in performances in Bordigherra, Isolabona and S


UNC System, U.S. Army partner to spur student interest in STEM fields

Date Published: June 19, 2019

Several thousand U.S. Army engineers and scientists are nearing retirement age. The Army will develop and attract the talent it needs to fill those vacancies through a new partnership with the University of North Carolina System.


Hands-On Cancer Research

Date Published: June 18, 2019
UNC Charlotte students find opportunities to address real-world problems through engaged research.

Professor’s local TEDx talk goes national

Date Published: June 18, 2019
Earlier this year, Steven Rogelberg discussed being a good steward of time as a meeting leader for the first-ever TEDxUNCCharlotte event. Now, his campus talk is being featured on the TED website.

UNC Charlotte alumna nails baking competition on popular Netflix show

Date Published: June 18, 2019
Individuals who really know Yolie Seal ’14, ’17 realize she can’t bake. But even her closest family and friends were unaware that Seal had decided to expose her non-baking skills to millions of television viewers as a contestant on the Netflix reality baking show “Nailed It!”

Temporary closure of SAC Parking Lot scheduled

Date Published: June 17, 2019

From Monday, June 17, through Friday, Aug. 1, the SAC Parking Lot will be closed for ADA improvements and paving restoration.

Construction fencing will be erected and directional signage for pedestrians posted. Expect construction traffic and noise in the vicinity. Remember to use caution when approaching construction areas.


N.C. State’s West named women’s basketball assistant coach

Date Published: June 17, 2019

Former N.C. State Associate Head Coach Nikki West has joined the Charlotte 49ers women’s basketball team. West, who was with the Wolfpack for five years, has worked at UT Chattanooga and USC Upstate and has been a part of eight NCAA Tournament teams.


Elysse needs shared leave

Date Published: June 17, 2019

Marilyn Elysse, Atkins Library, needs shared leave donations. The Benefits Office will accept donations through June 28.


New marching band director named

Date Published: June 17, 2019

Shayna Stahl, who is finalizing a Doctor of Musical Arts/Instrumental Conducting at the University of Washington, will join UNC Charlotte as associate director of bands/director of athletic bands, effective July 1. She will oversee the Pride of Niner Nation Marching Band.


Tutoring center a dream realized for UNC Charlotte alumni

Date Published: June 14, 2019
A rambunctious little boy walked into the Arabelle Center for Education hand-in-hand with his grandmother. Robin Hedspeth ’89, envisioned opening the center as a fun, safe learning space for students of all ages.