Crowdfunding projects support engineering studentsDate Published: March 14, 2019
Last year was the first time in two decades that the UNC Charlotte American Society of Civil Engineers’ concrete canoe team advanced to the national competition. But upon arriving for the contest at San Diego State University, the team realized it was missing one thing: its canoe.
Economic growth second-longest expansion on recordDate Published: March 14, 2019
Education researcher receives Harshini V. de Silva AwardDate Published: March 14, 2019
Richard Lambert, professor of educational leadership in the Cato College of Education, is the 2019 recipient of the Harshini V. de Silva Graduate Mentor Award.
Governor explores the importance of teacher training programsDate Published: March 14, 2019
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper’s visit to UNC Charlotte on Wednesday, March 13, provided an opportunity for the state’s chief executive to learn more about the Charlotte Teacher Early College (CTEC) and how the University is helping to bolster the teacher pipeline for the region and state.
Green with Gratitude is opportunity for students to say ‘Thank you’Date Published: March 13, 2019
From scholarships and campus renovations to cultural events and student support services, UNC Charlotte's donors continue to enhance the 49er student experience with their generous gifts. Green with Gratitude is a 49er effort established to educate students on the importance and impact of philanthropy.
N.C. Science Festival to feature University Expo, workshops and ‘Brewing Science’Date Published: March 13, 2019
April marks the return of the statewide N.C. Science Festival (NCSF), a month-long celebration of science and public engagement in STEM fields. UNC Charlotte, for the eighth year, will participate in the festival’s mind-expanding public activities.
Tracking Light Rail A Year LaterDate Published: March 12, 2019
Light rail has changed UNC Charlotte and its connection with the Queen City.
‘Vessels Aplenty’ exhibition to support student programming, pantryDate Published: March 12, 2019
The Projective Eye Gallery at UNC Charlotte Center City will host “Vessels Aplenty: The Joan Tweedy Memorial Exhibition” from Monday, March 18, through Tuesday, April 16.
Ambassador to keynote International Women’s Day celebrationDate Published: March 12, 2019
Audrey Marks, ambassador of Jamaica to the United States, will be the keynote speaker for this year’s International Women’s Day celebration, scheduled for 3:30 p.m., Thursday, March 28, in the Popp Martin Student Union Multipurpose Room.
Short-term student emergency housing program launchedDate Published: March 12, 2019
At universities nationwide, homelessness is having an impact on student retention rates, which affects students’ ability to matriculate and earn a college degree.