Gardening workshop slated, plots available

Date Published: August 28, 2012

Several six-x-six-foot plots in the UNC Charlotte community garden are available currently on a first-come, first-served basis. The organic garden is located on a 50-x-50-foot section of land near the Facilities Management/PPS Building. 


Belk College appoints new faculty advisors for graduate programs

Date Published: August 28, 2012

Three graduate programs in the Belk College of Business have new faculty advisors for the 2012-13 academic year.


Digging this class - students, museum seek history

Date Published: August 28, 2012

While many of their peers were sitting in air-conditioned classrooms during the summer, some UNC Charlotte students literally were getting their hands dirty while making some important discoveries about Mecklenburg County’s past.


Collaboration with CPCC supports student aspirations, workforce

Date Published: August 28, 2012

For more than 50 years, UNC Charlotte and Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) have partnered to meet workforce needs of the region.

The Passport Program is one of the latest ways. The academic transfer program bridges gaps that might occur between CPCC’s two-year workforce development academic programs and its urban research partner, UNC Charlotte.


Hartley’s latest thriller set for Sept. 4 release

Date Published: August 28, 2012

“Tears of the Jaguar,” the latest adult thriller by Andrew Hartley, Robinson Professor of Shakespeare Studies in the Department of Theatre, is scheduled for release, Tuesday, Sept. 4.


Robinson considered a ‘quiet power’ for the University

Date Published: August 28, 2012

Robinson Hall for the Performing Arts is a state-of-the-art venue that affords the campus and the community access to a slate of contemporary and classical dance, music and theater offerings.


CTI given $50,000 gift from Wells Fargo

Date Published: August 28, 2012

The Charlotte Teachers Institute has received a $50,000 gift from the Wells Fargo Foundation to support the institute’s work in strengthening teaching in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS).


Atkins Library online exhibit highlights comic books

Date Published: August 28, 2012

“Heroes and Villains: Silver Age Comics” is an online display of rare and culturally significant comic books from the J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections.


‘Dirty Little Secrets’ reveals fascination with symbolism/mystery

Date Published: August 28, 2012

The Student Union has a “Dirty Little Secret,” and it is on public display through Thursday, Sept. 20, in its art gallery.

The exhibit features works by artist Janice Mueller. A free, public reception with the artist will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 29, in the Student Union Art Gallery.


Faces - Kyunda McKnight

Date Published: August 27, 2012

On any given day, there are thousands of faculty, staff and students who are working or living in buildings and residence halls across campus. For Kyunda McKnight, their safety is a concern each and every day.