Attend upcoming Faculty/staff Social

Date Published: April 23, 2019

Faculty and staff members can join colleagues for socializing and networking at a Faculty and Staff Social, which will be from 4:30 to 6 p.m., Tuesday, May 7, at Bissell House.


New education scholarship supports doctoral diversity

Date Published: April 22, 2019

The Cato College of Education has joined the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) Holmes Scholars Program and selected two doctoral students, Deondra Gladney and Stephanie Jones-Fosu, as UNC Charlotte’s first recipients.


Study Abroad Photo Exhibit to celebrate 10th anniversary

Date Published: April 22, 2019

The 10th annual Study Abroad Photo Exhibit will be displayed in the Popp Martin Student Union Gallery from Tuesday, April 30, through Friday, May 24. An opening reception celebrating the 10th anniversary of the exhibit will be from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1.


Final call for Gold Rush campus partner submissions

Date Published: April 22, 2019


Campus units that have an event or program occurring between Aug. 16-25 that they would like included in fall 2019 Gold Rush (formerly Week of Welcome) should submit them by May 10.


Expect traffic delays along Alumni Way

Date Published: April 22, 2019

On Tuesday, April 23, there will be slight traffic delays along Alumni Way due to construction of speed bumps in front of the South Village Parking Deck.

Traffic will be rerouted to one lane; flaggers will be present to direct traffic.

Remember to exercise caution when approaching construction areas.


FM supervisor: ‘When people are in need, you help’

Date Published: April 19, 2019

It has been a busy week of volunteering for Jerry Womack, a zone supervisor in UNC Charlotte’s Facilities Management Department.


Food, history and connections: Charlotte City Walks returns for 2019

Date Published: April 18, 2019
Charlotte City Walks is back for its eighth year, with something for everyone from foodies to history buffs to art enthusiasts. Participants will get an up-close look at deeply rooted neighborhoods such as Belmont, a former mill village undergoing radical redevelopment, explore murals in NoDa or the public art along the Blue Line light rail or taste some of the city’s thriving food scene.

Charlotte 49ers Homecoming game set

Date Published: April 18, 2019

The Sept. 28 football game against Florida Atlantic University will be Homecoming, and the Nov. 2 game against Middle Tennessee State University will be Family Weekend.

The 49ers will feature the following theme days during the 2019 football season:


First Bigleaf Magnolia Art and Garden Festival scheduled

Date Published: April 18, 2019
UNC Charlotte’s Botanical Gardens is holding a new three-day festival that combines nature and fine arts.

Partial closure scheduled for Smith/Prospector ADA ramp

Date Published: April 18, 2019

Construction will require a partial closure of the ADA ramp between the Smith and Prospector buildings from 7 a.m., Monday, April 22, through 6 p.m., Friday, April 26.

Expect construction fencing and personnel in the area along with an alternate ADA access route. There may be periods of construction noise, too.