University Recreation Center slated for mid-fall opening

Date Published: May 28, 2019
The University Recreation Center, scheduled to open during the upcoming fall semester, will respond to UNC Charlotte’s growing demand for dedicated student recreation and fitness space.

Speech team places in national tournament

Date Published: May 28, 2019

For the first time ever, UNC Charlotte’s speech team has placed in the top 20 in a national speech tournament, competing against more than 150 teams from across the nation in the National Forensic Association’s championship tournament held in Santa Ana, California.


Lot 29 to close temporarily

Date Published: May 28, 2019

Parking Lot 29 will be closed from Sunday, June 2, through Friday, June 7, for repairs and improvements to the surface.

Expect barricades, asphalt trucks and construction personnel in the area.


Accessibility Excellence Award recipients named

Date Published: May 28, 2019

The Office of Disability Services bestows its Accessibility Excellence Award to faculty and staff members who exhibit a strong commitment to accessibility- and disability-related issues.


Hornets executive receives Distinguished Service Award

Date Published: May 24, 2019
Fred Whitfield, president and chief operating officer for the Hornets Sports & Entertainment, is the 2019 recipient of the UNC Charlotte Distinguished Service Award.

Construction of conference center/hotel underway

Date Published: May 24, 2019

Construction has begun on the new ...


Record eight 49ers named to Athlon Sports Preseason all-Conference USA teams

Date Published: May 24, 2019

The Charlotte 49ers had a record eight players named to the Athlon Sports preseason all-Conference USA teams. Five earned first team honors, second-most in the league.


Education alumna named Coastal Carolina Professor of the Year

Date Published: May 23, 2019

Cato College of Education alumna Tiffany Hollis ’17, an assistant professor at Coastal Carolina University, was recently named that institution’s 2019 Professor of the Year. Hollis earned a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction  with a focus on Urban Education from UNC Charlotte.


Annual Great Gold Rush Auction scheduled

Date Published: May 22, 2019
The Charlotte 49ers Athletic Foundation will host the 36th annual Great Gold Rush Auction, Saturday, June 1, in Halton Arena, located in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center.

10th class of Levine Scholars to join UNC Charlotte

Date Published: May 21, 2019
UNC Charlotte’s Levine Scholars Program has selected the 20 young leaders from across the United States who will be the members of the 10th class of this prestigious, academically competitive scholarship program. The scholars will join the University beginning with the fall 2019 semester.