Lambert hires Chip West to complete coaching staffDate Published: February 19, 2018
Chip West has been hired as co-defensive coordinator/cornerbacks coach for the Charlotte 49ers football team.
Charlotte Business Journal honors two alumnaeDate Published: February 16, 2018
UNC Charlotte trustee Susan DeVore (’81) and Elizabeth Austin (’77) were among the individuals honored at this year’s Charlotte Business Journal (CBJ) Women in Business Awards program held recently at the Sheraton Charlotte Hotel | Le Meridien Charlotte Hotel in uptown.
Softball stadium named for longtime fan Sue DaughtridgeDate Published: February 15, 2018
In a ceremony before the 2018 softball home opener on Wednesday, Feb. 14, the Charlotte 49ers officially dedicated Sue M. Daughtridge Stadium.
Faces - Dyllon ThomasDate Published: February 14, 2018
Much like his favorite animated character, Ralph from Disney’s “Wreck-It Ralph,” Dyllon Thomas believes in spreading positivity in what sometimes feels like a hectic environment.
New partnership deepens, diversifies Charlotte Teachers Institute’s workDate Published: February 14, 2018
In a move designed to deepen and diversify its engagement in professional development for teachers, Charlotte Teachers Institute (CTI) has formed a new educational partnership with Johnson C. Smith University to support classroom teachers in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.
Former Oklahoma State defensive coordinator joins 49ers footballDate Published: February 14, 2018
Oklahoma State University (OSU) defensive coordinator Glenn Spencer has been hired to the same position on the Charlotte 49ers football staff. Spencer has more than 25 years of collegiate coaching experience, including 18 at the FBS level. He has been a part of 12 FBS Bowl Games.
Personally Speaking examines the roles of slaves in the early abolition movementDate Published: February 14, 2018
Exploring the origins of the American antislavery movement and black freedom struggle, UNC Charlotte historian Christopher Cameron argues that African American slaves’ rhetoric and tactics were central components of the abolitionist movement
Cernyak-Spatz to speak at ‘Surviving Nazism’Date Published: February 14, 2018
Susan Cernyak-Spatz, professor emerita of German literature, will participate in “Surviving Nazism: Dialogue with Holocaust Survivor” at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 20, in the Cone University Center, Room 320.
Cernyak-Spatz was born in Vienna and in 1929 moved with her family to Berlin where they witnessed Hitler’s rise to power. Her family fled to Prague in March 1938.
Chancellor's Lunchtime Student Talk rescheduledDate Published: February 13, 2018
The “Chancellor's Lunchtime Student Talk” has been rescheduled for 11:30 a.m., Thursday, March 1, in the Popp Martin Student Union, Room 200.
CHHS professor to talk ‘Global Health’Date Published: February 13, 2018
Elizabeth Racine, a professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences, will discuss “Global Health: Progress and Challenges” for the fifth installment of the 2018 Great Decisions Lecture Series. This free, public presentation is scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Charlotte Country Day School.