Nominations accepted for first Provost’s Faculty Award for Community EngagementDate Published: September 28, 2012
The Office of Academic Affairs has established the Provost’s Award for Community Engagement, and it is seeking nominations for the inaugural recipient.
2012 Judicial Candidates Forum at UNC Charlotte Center CityDate Published: September 27, 2012
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Women’s Summit at UNC Charlotte, in collaboration with the Domestic Violence Advocacy Council, the League of Women Voters and United Family Services, will sponsor a Judicial Candidates Forum from noon to 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 2, at UNC Charlotte Center City.
Erevelles named a finalist for University’s top teaching awardDate Published: September 26, 2012
The Marketing Department’s Sunil Erevelles is the second of five finalists for the 2012 Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence to be profiled in Inside UNC Charlotte. The recipient of the honor, UNC Charlotte’s top teaching award, will be named at a special reception, Friday, Oct. 19.
Award-winning poet, activist to give annual OUTspoken lectureDate Published: September 26, 2012
Internationally renowned performance poet and LGBT activist Staceyann Chin will share her thoughts on the impacts of intersectional identity and address topics of race, gender, sexuality, family, community and activism at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 23, in Cone University Center, McKnight Hall.
Alumnus’ ‘Paterno’ tops N.Y. Times bestseller listDate Published: September 26, 2012
UNC Charlotte alumnus Joe Posnanski is the author of “Paterno,” a biography of the renowned Penn State football coach. The work debuted at number one on the New York Times bestseller list earlier this month.
A look at the University's football stadiumDate Published: September 26, 2012
Botanical Gardens to hold annual fall saleDate Published: September 25, 2012
Autumn has arrived, so fall planting is underway. At the Botanical Gardens annual plant sale, attendees can learn how to plant like a professional.
Gay rights activist, military veteran Eric Alva coming to campusDate Published: September 25, 2012
Marine veteran and gay rights activist Eric Alva will speak about his work on the repeal of the U.S. military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy and his role as a spokesperson on LGBT issues and the military for the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 2, in the Student Union.
CCI student Jing Xie to defend dissertationDate Published: September 25, 2012
Jing Xie, a doctoral student in software and information systems in the College of Computing and Informatics, will defend “Interactive Secure Programming for Secure Software Development” at 2 p.m., Monday, Oct. 1, in Woodward Hall, Room 338. Bill Chu is the advisor.
‘How I Learned to Drive’ to open theatre seasonDate Published: September 24, 2012
The UNC Charlotte Department of Theatre will open its 2012-13 season with Paula Vogel’s “How I Learned to Drive.” Shows will be at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, Oct. 2-5, and Wednesday through Saturday, Oct. 10-13, in the Black Box Theater of the Robinson Hall for the Performing Arts. A 2 p.m. matinee will be Sunday, Oct. 14.