Temporary sidewalk and lane closure scheduled

Date Published: April 15, 2019

Construction of an ADA crosswalk will require a temporary closure at the intersection of Mary Alexander and Craver Roads from 7 a.m., Wednesday, April 17, through 5 a.m., Thursday, April 18.

Expect barricades and heavy equipment and construction personnel in this area. Remember to exercise caution when approaching construction zones.


E-waste, professional attire collection event scheduled

Date Published: April 12, 2019

UNC Charlotte’s Office of Sustainability will hold a collection event for unwanted personal electronic devices (e-waste) and professional attire from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 17, in Parking Lot 5A. Items collected will be donated to benefit those in need.

E-waste collection


Interested in joining the UNC Charlote Bowling League?

Date Published: April 12, 2019

Faculty and staff members who are interested in participating on a UNC Charlotte Bowling League should attend a meeting scheduled for noon, Wednesday, May 15, in the College of Health and Human Services, Room 145.


Cartier needs shared leave

Date Published: April 12, 2019

John Cartier, Facilities Management, needs shared leave donations. The Benefits Office will accept donations through April 25.


Caffeine can darken moods as people face work stress say researchers

Date Published: April 11, 2019
Bummed out by ongoing work stress? Tempted to reach for yet another cup of coffee to cope? Resist the temptation—unless you want to darken an already gray mood to pitch-black, according to a UNC Charlotte study on how caffeine affects people dealing with chronic stress.

Gun control debate may prompt interest in firearm ownership

Date Published: April 11, 2019
New research co-authored by a UNC Charlotte health analytics professor is illuminating the connection among violent attacks, the gun control debate and Americans’ interest in purchasing firearms.

Crowdfunding project to assist nursing graduates don white coats

Date Published: April 11, 2019

Historically, graduating students have been welcomed into the nursing profession with a pinning, said Peggy MacKay, a lecturer in the UNC Charlotte School of Nursing. But faculty in the school wanted to do a little more for the graduates to formally usher them into the field.


Ekenedo needs shared leave

Date Published: April 11, 2019

Courtnee Ekenedo, Parking and Transportation Services, needs shared leave donations. The Benefits Office will accept donations through April 25.


Campus dining halls recognized for sustainability efforts

Date Published: April 10, 2019

SoVi Dining Hall and Crown Commons were designated recently as “3 Star Certified Green Restaurants” by the Green Restaurant Association (GRA), a national nonprofit organization helping restaurants to become more environmentally sustainable.


Alumni Association awardees honored for devotion to campus, community

Date Published: April 10, 2019
The seven alumni, faculty and friends of the University who were honored at the 2019 Alumni Awards Luncheon included accomplished business leaders, public servants, community leaders, educators and philanthropists.