ITS team wins annual Faculty/Staff Golf Tournament

Date Published: October 5, 2012

John Blas, Tony Honeycutt and Chad Lenox, current members of the Information Technology Services Office, teamed with retired ITS employee Dale Crook to card a 61, the winning score in UNC Charlotte’s annual Faculty/Staff Golf Tournament, held recently at the Tradition Golf Club, located off Prosperity Church Road.

‘Without Sanctuary’ conference to explore lynching

Date Published: October 4, 2012

UNC Charlotte’s Center for the Study of the New South on will host “Without Sanctuary: A Conference on Lynching and the American South” Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 11-13. This event is in conjunction with the Levine Museum of the New South and its exhibit of photographs, postcards and narrative that explores one of the most horrific chapters of history.

Jaus named a finalist for University’s top teaching award

Date Published: October 3, 2012

College of Education professor Hal Jaus is the third of five finalists for the 2012 Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence to be profiled in Inside UNC Charlotte. The recipient of the honor, UNC Charlotte’s top teaching award, will be named at a special reception, Friday, Oct. 19. The other finalists will be featured in alphabetical order in the weeks prior to the reception.

UNC Charlotte marks Cyber Security Awareness Month

Date Published: October 3, 2012

Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx has proclaimed October “UNC Charlotte Cyber Security Awareness Month.”  This declaration comes as UNC Charlotte’s College of Computing and Informatics hosts its 13th Annual Cyber Security Symposium on Wednesday, Oct. 10.

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Charlotte 49ers Volleyball 2012 'Dig Pink' Campaign

Date Published: October 3, 2012

Speakers, bell ringers needed for December commencement

Date Published: October 2, 2012

Commencement speakers and bell ringers are needed for UNC Charlotte’s winter commencement, which is Saturday, Dec. 15, in Halton Arena, located in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center. Faculty and staff are requested to encourage students graduating in December to apply for one of these positions. One speaker and bell ringer will be selected for each ceremony.

Ghost film series scheduled for ImaginOn, UNC Charlotte Center City

Date Published: October 2, 2012

The College of Arts + Architecture and Charlotte Mecklenburg Library will partner to present “Spirits Rise: A Ghost Film Series.” It is inspired by two books by Department of Theatre professor Mark Pizzato “Ghosts of Theatre and Cinema in the Brain” and “Inner Theatres of Good and Evil: The Mind’s Staging of Gods, Angels and Devils.”

Exhibitions to feature guest artists Meanley, Kerrane

Date Published: October 2, 2012

The College of Arts + Architecture’s Department of Art and Art History will host exhibitions featuring works by guest artists Jennifer Meanley and Rian Kerrane in the Rowe Arts Building Galleries starting Monday, Oct. 8. An opening reception will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 10.

Levine Cancer Institute president to keynote 11th annual Charlotte Life Sciences Conference

Date Published: October 2, 2012

Derek Raghavan, an internationally renowned cancer researcher, medical oncologist and president of the Levine Cancer Institute, will serve as the keynote speaker for the 11th annual Charlotte Life Sciences Conference.

University to observe Disability Awareness, LGBTQ History months

Date Published: October 1, 2012

In October, UNC Charlotte will observe Disability Awareness and LGBTQ History months.  The Multicultural Resource Center (MRC) has developed a diverse set of programs and events that celebrate the achievements of and build awareness about LGBTQ and differently abled individuals and communities.