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.

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.

University met RecycleMania goals, Earth Month events a success

Date Published: May 21, 2019

Earlier this year, UNC Charlotte competed in the national RecycleMania competition, involving 300 colleges in 43 states. The RecycleMania competition results were released recently.


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.

49er Rocketry Team scores second in NASA contest

Date Published: May 21, 2019
The results are in, and UNC Charlotte’s 49er Rocketry Team achieved major success at this year’s NASA Student Launch Competition.

Groundbreaking for Veterans Park scheduled

Date Published: May 21, 2019

The UNC Charlotte Veteran Services Office will host a groundbreaking ceremony for a new Veterans Park at 9:30 a.m., Monday, May 27.


PPS honors heroism of April 30 during annual awards ceremony

Date Published: May 20, 2019
UNC Charlotte’s Police and Public Safety’s annual awards ceremony, held on May 17 in conjunction with National Police Week, had new meaning this year after the events of April 30.

View ‘A Glass Rhinoceros’

Date Published: May 16, 2019

The spring 2019 Mixed-Media/Print Media 3 studio art class recently completed a site-specific installation in the front window case at UNC Charlotte Center City.