CCI professor receives NIH award for metabolomics study

Date Published: November 27, 2018
Xiuxia Du, an associate professor of bioinformatics in the College of Computing and Informatics (CCI), was awarded a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Cooperative Agreement Award as the principal investigator on a project to develop metabolomics data analysis and interpretation tools.

CCI team creates cryptocurrency platform to win hackathon

Date Published: November 27, 2018

A team of students from the College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) took the top prize - $10,000 cash and a $500 credit from Amazon Web Services - at the 2018 University Fintech Hackathon.


University Chorale to usher in the holidays

Date Published: November 27, 2018
The University Chorale, under the direction of Randy Haldeman, will perform a holiday concert at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Dec. 3, in the Anne R. Belk Theater in Robinson Hall.

Temporary closure of Denny Building entrance/exit

Date Published: November 26, 2018

The southwest stairwell entrance/exit facing the Garinger Building from the Denny Building will be closed Monday, Dec. 3, through Sunday, Jan. 6, for construction to remove the existing concrete walkway and install new brick pavers as part of the Academic Complex Renovation project.

Signage will be erected to direct pedestrians to the closest entrance/exit.


Charlotte 49ers OL Nate Davis accepts invite to Reese's Senior Bowl

Date Published: November 26, 2018

Charlotte 49ers redshirt senior offensive lineman Nate Davis has accepted an invitation to the 2019 Reese's Senior Bowl.


Gropp, Signorelli honored for outstanding theses

Date Published: November 26, 2018

Matthew Gropp and Julia Signorelli recently received the Graduate School’s Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award.


Highsmith named to PFF National Team of the Week

Date Published: November 26, 2018

Charlotte 49ers redshirt junior defensive end Alex Highsmith is known for creating havoc in opposing teams' backfields.    
    


UNC Charlotte, Gaston College, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College grow collaboration with NIH support

Date Published: November 19, 2018
A new collaborative effort called the Bridges to Baccalaureate Program is designed to help students at UNC Charlotte, Gaston College and Rowan-Cabarrus Community College complete undergraduate biomedical degrees and, ultimately, succeed in biomedical careers.

Student Union Gallery exhibition illuminates art historian’s research

Date Published: November 19, 2018

“Vibrant Practices: Masquerade in Southwestern Burkina Faso,” on exhibition in the Student Union Art Gallery through Saturday, Dec. 8, celebrates in brilliant photographs and videos the research of art historian Lisa Homann.


Buckle your chinstrap, tips for the fall family football game

Date Published: November 19, 2018

Fall is the time of year when family and friends gather and play touch football in the backyard. Some of the risks of the game--but likely not all of them--can be reduced by thoroughly warming up and stretching beforehand.

Here’s what to do if you or a family member suffers one of these common injuries during this year’s Turkey Bowl.

Ankle sprains