Second eight-in-eight Giving Green raffle scheduled

Date Published: October 30, 2012

As the Giving Green Campaign winds down, organizers are holding a second eight-in-eight raffle to increase employee participation.

Data expert to talk as part of GeoEarth Speaker Series

Date Published: October 30, 2012

Diansheng Guo from the Department of Geography at the University of South Carolina will talk at 3 p.m., Friday, Nov. 16, in the McEniry Building, Room 117, as part of the 2012-13 GeoEarth Speaker Series.

Pittsburgh sociologist to discuss ethics of unimposed order in Shari’a

Date Published: October 30, 2012

Mohammed Bamyeh, professor of sociology at the University of Pittsburgh, will speak on the ethics of unimposed order in Shari’a at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 1, in the Cone University Center, Room 210.

Graduate School displays Giving Green spirit

Date Published: October 29, 2012

Staff members from the Graduate School recently participated in the campus-wide Giving Green Campaign through its fundraiser “Brownie and a Book for a Buck”.

UNC Charlotte alumna named CMS principal of the year

Date Published: October 26, 2012

College of Education alumna Tonya Kales is the 2012-13 Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) Principal of the Year.

Kales, who is principal of Ashley Park Elementary School, earned  bachelor’s and master’s degrees from UNC Charlotte. She currently is working toward a doctoral degree in education at the University.

Brintnall to talk on 'Behold the Man' for Personally Speaking

Date Published: October 25, 2012

The male figure through the lens of art, violence, sex and religion provides the focus of a Personally Speaking talk by Kent Brintnall at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the J. Murrey Atkins Library.

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Perdue tours Energy Production and Infrastructure Center

Date Published: October 25, 2012

During a visit to the UNC Charlotte campus on Thursday,  Oct. 25, Gov. Beverly Perdue toured the University’s new Energy Production and Infrastructure Center (EPIC). During her visit, the governor met with students and faculty members and she also got a close-up look at some of EPIC’s cutting-edge sustainability features and technologies.

Bowling tournament results released

Date Published: October 24, 2012

The team Bosco the Bull, comprised of Charlie Donahue, Jeff Brindle, Jerry Sillers and Chris McKinny, took top honors in the recent UNC Charlotte Bowling Tournament, held as part of the Staff Recognition Celebration.

University spinout raises angel capital

Date Published: October 24, 2012

CanDiag Inc., a UNC Charlotte spinout company focused on early-stage breast cancer detection, has successfully closed on more than $500,000 in syndicated angel capital financing.