Speakers, bell ringers needed for December commencementDate Published: October 2, 2012
Commencement speakers and bell ringers are needed for UNC Charlotte’s winter commencement, which is Saturday, Dec. 15, in Halton Arena, located in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center. Faculty and staff are requested to encourage students graduating in December to apply for one of these positions. One speaker and bell ringer will be selected for each ceremony.
Ghost film series scheduled for ImaginOn, UNC Charlotte Center CityDate Published: October 2, 2012
The College of Arts + Architecture and Charlotte Mecklenburg Library will partner to present “Spirits Rise: A Ghost Film Series.” It is inspired by two books by Department of Theatre professor Mark Pizzato “Ghosts of Theatre and Cinema in the Brain” and “Inner Theatres of Good and Evil: The Mind’s Staging of Gods, Angels and Devils.”
Exhibitions to feature guest artists Meanley, KerraneDate Published: October 2, 2012
The College of Arts + Architecture’s Department of Art and Art History will host exhibitions featuring works by guest artists Jennifer Meanley and Rian Kerrane in the Rowe Arts Building Galleries starting Monday, Oct. 8. An opening reception will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 10.
Levine Cancer Institute president to keynote 11th annual Charlotte Life Sciences ConferenceDate Published: October 2, 2012
Derek Raghavan, an internationally renowned cancer researcher, medical oncologist and president of the Levine Cancer Institute, will serve as the keynote speaker for the 11th annual Charlotte Life Sciences Conference.
University to observe Disability Awareness, LGBTQ History monthsDate Published: October 1, 2012
In October, UNC Charlotte will observe Disability Awareness and LGBTQ History months. The Multicultural Resource Center (MRC) has developed a diverse set of programs and events that celebrate the achievements of and build awareness about LGBTQ and differently abled individuals and communities.
Brazilian poet to talk poverty, give readingDate Published: October 1, 2012
Salgado Maranhão, one of Brazil’s leading contemporary poets, will give a talk on rural poverty and race in his country and deliver a reading from one of his works on Thursday, Oct. 11.
Commercialization Knowledge Series to focus on resources for researchersDate Published: October 1, 2012
“Resources for University Researchers Considering Commercialization” is the topic of a seminar series scheduled for 1 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 17, in the Bioinformatics Building, Room 217.
Business case for sustainability topic of seminarDate Published: October 1, 2012
Daniel Vogel, associate director for the Center for Energy, Environment and Sustainability at Wake Forest University, will present “What is the Business Case for Sustainability?” at 5:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 15, in the Cameron Applied Research Center, Room 101.
Kennedy Building honors University’s ‘spiritual father’Date Published: October 1, 2012
Join the miles for wellness challengeDate Published: October 1, 2012
Getting motivated to exercise is no easy task, and group exercise can be a simple solution. UNC Charlotte employees are being offered another opportunity to experience the camaraderie and encouragement that comes from being part of a fitness challenge team by joining the upcoming N.C.