Changes to Academic Integrity Code approved

Date Published: January 28, 2013

The UNC Charlotte Code of Student Academic Integrity sets forth the standards of academic integrity for students at the University, and it describes attendant faculty responsibilities. Chancellor Philip L. Dubois recently approved several changes to the Academic Integrity Code.

Afternoon classes canceled Jan. 25 due to weather

Date Published: January 25, 2013

Due to inclement weather, UNC Charlotte will cancel classes Friday, Jan. 25, starting at 12:30 p.m. Essential employees are required to report for duty on their usual schedule.

Other UNC Charlotte staff may observe an optional workday.

Mahler to discuss ‘Basics of Intellectual Property’

Date Published: January 25, 2013

Carl Mahler, executive director of the University’s Office of Technology Transfer, will present “Basics of Intellectual Property” at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 29, in Cameron Applied Research Center, Room 154.

Mahler has headed the office since 2007. Prior to UNC Charlotte, he worked in technology transfer offices at Case Western Reserve and Carnegie Mellon University.

University’s recycling program wins Wells Fargo Green Award

Date Published: January 24, 2013

The Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling recently received the 2013 Charlotte Chamber Wells Fargo Green Award in recognition of the campus’ mini-bin program.

Statues installed outside football stadium

Date Published: January 24, 2013

Two larger-than-life statues took their place outside the Charlotte 49ers football stadium earlier this week. The identical 12-foot statues, which depict a quarterback in motion, adorn stadium entrances at opposing end zones. Long-time University benefactor Irwin Belk commissioned the sculptures, created by artist Jon Hair.

Chancellor and SGA to hold open forum

Date Published: January 23, 2013

Chancellor Philip L. Dubois will lead a lunchtime conversation with students from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 5, in the Student Union rotunda.

Homecoming B-ball Challenge source of friendly campus rivalry

Date Published: January 23, 2013

Will UNC Charlotte faculty and staff members defend their title as Homecoming B-Ball Challenge champions against student opposition?  Or will students "stake their claim" to victory?

Education professor receives Fulbright Specialists Award

Date Published: January 23, 2013

Spencer Salas, assistant professor of middle, secondary and K-12 education in the College of Education , was selected for a Fulbright Senior Specialists project in TEFL/Applied Linguistics in Johannesburg, South Africa. The project will be completed in February and July 2013, according to the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

Volunteer assistance with tax preparation, electronic filing

Date Published: January 23, 2013

Employees and students who earn less than $57,000 per year may be eligible for free access to tax preparation software and electronic filing.

University alters online directory

Date Published: January 23, 2013

Earlier this month, under recommendations from the University’s Campus Safety and Security Committee, the online directory or “People Finder” discontinued displaying student telephone numbers and addresses.