Highsmith named to PFF National Team of the WeekDate 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 supportDate 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 researchDate 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 gameDate 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.
Charlotte 49ers AD makes football coaching changeDate Published: November 18, 2018
Charlotte 49ers Director of Athletics Mike Hill has announced that Brad Lambert will not be retained as head football coach.
Ceremony rededicates Belk Plaza as historic campus gathering spotDate Published: November 16, 2018
Belk Plaza has undergone a reimagining to add a monumental water element and a more expansive lawn, but as officials noted in a ceremony Friday, Nov. 16, to rededicate the space, it remains a central gathering location in the historic core of campus.
UNC Charlotte’s Giving Tuesday to support veterans loungeDate Published: November 15, 2018
Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday are all about shopping. But Giving Tuesday is about sharing.
NSF grant to fund engineering scholarshipsDate Published: November 14, 2018
UNC Charlotte was awarded a $999,591 grant from the National Science Foundation to support high-achieving, low-income engineering students as part of the NSF’s Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S-STEM) program.
OASES scholarship students making the most of second chancesDate Published: November 14, 2018
Nontraditional students juggle a variety of challenges, but a common theme at the recent OASES scholarship luncheon was that education affords opportunity.
UNC Board of Governors member visits campus to discuss veterans’ issuesDate Published: November 14, 2018
Judge William Webb, chairman of the UNC Board of Governors Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs, came to UNC Charlotte Nov. 12 to learn more about the University’s programs to help its veteran students, groundbreaking research and efforts to hire more veterans.