DMV holding REAL ID Day in Charlotte

Date Published: March 12, 2019

The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will hold a REAL ID Express Day on Saturday, March 16, at the office located at 9711 David Taylor Dr. Between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., state residents can obtain N.C. REAL IDs without an appointment.


International Film Festival scheduled for March 18 to April 5

Date Published: March 12, 2019

Contemporary films from around the world will be shown as part of the 2019 UNC Charlotte International Film Festival sponsored by the Department of Languages and Culture Studies and the language clubs.


Tracking Light Rail A Year Later

Date Published: March 12, 2019
Light rail has changed UNC Charlotte and its connection with the Queen City.

Junior Yesika Andino honored as Newman Civic Fellow

Date Published: March 11, 2019

Yesika Sorto Andino, a junior from Charlotte, North Carolina, is among the 262 students selected for Campus Compact’s 2019-20 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows.


‘Biblical Porn’ researcher to keynote ‘Sex and Religion’ conference

Date Published: March 11, 2019

Jessica Johnson from the University of Washington will be the plenary speaker for the third annual conference “Sex and Religion,” scheduled for Saturday, March 16, at UNC Charlotte Center City.


New students selected to serve as orientation counselors

Date Published: March 11, 2019
Thirty-six new students recently joined New Student and Family Services as members of the 2019 orientation counselor team.

Workshop to focus on cell phone macrophotography

Date Published: March 8, 2019

Wendy Wilson, adult education coordinator for the UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens, will lead a workshop on cell phone macrophotography from 1 to 3 p.m., Saturday, March 16, in the McMillan Greenhouse.


University welcomes new employees

Date Published: March 8, 2019

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the March 5 New Employee Orientation session:

Athletics
Alexander Wise, university program associate
Melinda Burgett, administrative support specialist


Personally Speaking to explore acclaimed novel ‘Sycamore’

Date Published: March 7, 2019
English professor Bryn Chancellor’s award-winning novel “Sycamore” is the focus of the upcoming Personally Speaking event scheduled for Tuesday, March 26.

Culinary storyteller Jet Tila to visit campus

Date Published: March 7, 2019
Jet Tila, a celebrated chef and restaurateur, will visit campus Wednesday, March 20, for a series of events. The author of “101 Asian Dishes You Need to Cook Before You Die,” Tila has been a guest on NPR, the CBS Early Show and Food Network’s Chopped, Cutthroat Kitchen and Iron Chef America.