Hartley, Hewson to discuss reimagining ‘Macbeth’

Hartley, Hewson to discuss reimagining ‘Macbeth’

Date Published: October 24, 2012

The UNC Charlotte Department of Theatre and the Shakespeare in Action Center will present Andrew Hartley and David Hewson, co-authors of “Macbeth: A Novel,” in an evening of readings and conversation at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 2, in the Rowe Arts Building, Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.


OASES to receive 2012 Knowles Award

Date Published: October 23, 2012

The Office of Adult Students and Evening Services (OASES) is the 2012 recipient of the Malcolm Knowles Award presented by the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE).


Political scientist to discuss ‘Why is Mass Extinction Legal?’

Date Published: October 23, 2012

John Kunich, a lecturer in the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, will present “Betting the Earth: How We Can Still Win the Biggest Gamble of All Time” at 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 30, in the College of Health and Human Services, Room 207.


NEXT to focus on IBM’s ‘Watson at Work’

Date Published: October 22, 2012

IBM’s revolutionary Watson technology will take center stage when the Belk College of Business hosts events Monday, Oct. 29, and Friday, Nov. 2, as part of the NEXT speaker series.


Initiative to measure impact of interactive technology on young children

Date Published: October 22, 2012

Associate professor and child and family development program coordinator in the College of Education Suzanne Lamorey and her graduate students will meet with child care teachers and directors during a one-year period as part of a collaboration to provide interactive technology to young children.


German students examine presidential politics

Date Published: October 22, 2012

Where in the world is David Goldfield? The Robert Lee Bailey Professor of History in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences suffers no shortage of invitations to share his expertise, and his latest foray into foreign territory finds him back in Germany, where he regularly provides programs on behalf of the U.S. State Department.


Memorial service for chancellor emeritus Fretwell

Date Published: October 22, 2012

A celebration of life service for the late E.K. Fretwell will be at 2 p.m., Friday, Nov. 16, at Myers Park Presbyterian Church. A reception will follow the service.

Family members of Fretwell will receive friends from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, at the main clubhouse of the Cypress, 3738 Cypress Club Drive. Light refreshments will be served.


Robinson is 2012 recipient of UNC Charlotte’s top teaching award

Date Published: October 22, 2012

Associate professor Joanne Robinson from the Religious Studies Department in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences is the 2012 recipient of the highest teaching honor bestowed by UNC Charlotte, the Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence.


CLAS faculty honored by Arts & Science Council

Date Published: October 22, 2012

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences faculty members Dan Morrill and Kathy Reichs were among the eight individuals honored by the Arts & Science Council (ASC) recently in recognition of their impact on Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural community.