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Voice students win in state auditions

Date Published: February 23, 2018

Four voice students placed and four received honorable mention at the 2018 North Carolina Chapter of that National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) auditions, held at the UNC School of the Arts in Winston-Salem.

The award winners were:

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2018 Analytics Frontiers Conference to focus on artificial intelligence, deep learning

Date Published: February 22, 2018
The Data Science Initiative at UNC Charlotte will convene the 2018 Analytics Frontiers Conference from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday, March 21, at the Ritz-Carlton in Uptown Charlotte. For the fourth consecutive year, the Analytics Frontiers Conference will feature influencers from a variety of businesses and nonprofit organizations who will discuss the ways large-scale analytics are transforming...

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Chancellor announces finalists for AD position

Date Published: February 22, 2018

Chancellor Philip L. Dubois has announced two finalists to succeed Judy Rose as the Charlotte 49ers director of athletics.

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Beloved children’s characters to come alive at ‘Seuss-a-thon’

Date Published: February 21, 2018

Characters created by Dr. Seuss have been in children’s lives since 1937 when the author’s first book was published. To celebrate his influence and the anniversary of his birth, the UNC Charlotte English Department and Park Road Books are co-sponsoring the seventh annual Seuss-a-thon on Saturday, March 3.

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Former CIA director to talk national security challenges

Date Published: February 21, 2018
Former CIA Director John Brennan will present “U.S. National Security Challenges and Opportunities” at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, March 1, in the Popp Martin Student Union, Movie Theater, as part of the 2018 International Speaker Series.

Justin Conrad

Conrad to talk ‘U.S. Global Engagement and the Military’

Date Published: February 20, 2018

Justin Conrad, an associate professor in the Department of Political Science and Public Administration, will discuss “U.S. Global Engagement and the Military” as the final speaker of the 2018 Great Decisions Lecture Series. This free, public presentation is scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 28, at Charlotte International House, 1817 Central Ave., No. 215.


Learn more about Ventureprise’s 49er iChallenge

Date Published: February 20, 2018

UNC Charlotte knows about innovation, and Ventureprise invites budding student entrepreneurs to participate in the 49er iChallenge, scheduled for Tuesday, April 3. Ventureprise is UNC Charlotte’s innovation and entrepreneurship center serving the University campus and the greater Charlotte region.

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Track and field men win C-USA Championship, women finish third

Date Published: February 20, 2018
The Charlotte 49ers men's track and field team broke the Conference USA Indoor Track and Field meet record in the 4x400 relay with a time of 3.11.01, clinching the 2018 C-USA Indoor Track and Field Men's Championship title

Bobbie Cavnar

Graduate alumnus is named nation’s best teacher

Date Published: February 20, 2018
Bobbie Cavnar (‘11M) continues to add accolades to his resume. The North Carolina Teacher of the Year is the nation’s top educator for 2018 as selected by the National Education Association Foundation (NEA).

Chip West

Lambert hires Chip West to complete coaching staff

Date Published: February 19, 2018

Chip West has been hired as co-defensive coordinator/cornerbacks coach for the Charlotte 49ers football team.