News

[title_1]

NACDA HALL OF FAME TO INDUCT FORMER AD JUDY ROSE

   May 3, 2019

Judy Rose, a trailblazer in her field who helped elevate the Charlotte 49ers to great heights during her longtime career, will be one of eight athletic directors inducted into the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) at the organization’s 54th annual convention, June 12.  

Rose retired from UNC Charlotte on June 30, 2018, after...

Read More



[title_1]

WANG, GARCIA RECEIVE INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION AWARDS

   May 3, 2019

Cato College of Education professor Chuang Wang and student Maria Garcia are the recipients of the International Education Awards (IEA) presented by the Office of International Programs.

Wang, who won the IEA for faculty, is a member of the Department of Educational...

Read More



[title_1]

SOCIAL JUSTICE ADVOCATE TO GIVE PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS

   February 28, 2019

Kathy Obear, founder of the Center for Transformation and Change, will visit campus Wednesday and Thursday, March 13-14, to deliver two public presentations.

At 6 p.m., March 13, Obear will address “Recognizing and Engaging Dynamics of Race and Racism: Our Role and Responsibility as White Change Agents.” On March 14, at 1:30 p.m., she will present “Recognizing and Responding to...

Read More



[title_1]

Article by Voice Professor Celebrates African American Teachers of Singing

   January 9, 2019

A recent article by Dr. Carl DuPont, assistant professor of voice, identifies some of the first African American professors of singing to integrate the faculties of notable higher education music departments in the United States. “Make the Door...

Read More



[title_1]

Alumna Named Executive Director For Greater Charlotte Apartment Association

   January 9, 2019

The Greater Charlotte Apartment Association has named UNC Charlotte alumna Kim S. Graham as its new executive director.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Kim as our new executive director,” said Jennings Snider, president of the association’s board of directors and Chief Financial Officer with SYNCO Properties. “Kim is an outstanding fit for us, given her strong background in...

Read More



[title_1]

PH.D. STUDENT RECEIVES NATIONAL HEALTH AND DISABILITY FELLOWSHIP

   January 7, 2019

Erin Vinoski Thomas, a fourth year Ph.D. candidate in the UNC Charlotte Department of Public Health Sciences, received the National Association of County and City Health Departments’ (NACCHO) 2018-19 Health and Disability Fellowship.

As a fellowship recipient, Thomas will have the opportunity to network with leaders in the fields of...

Read More



[title_1]

ALUMNA RECEIVES ATHENA LEADERSHIP AWARD

   December 20, 2018

UNC Charlotte alumna and College of Health and Human Services adjunct faculty member Tchernavia Montgomery has received the 2018 Charlotte ATHENA Leadership Award for Service, honoring her accomplishments as the chief program officer of the ...

Read More



OGUNDIRAN NAMED EDITOR OF AFRICAN ARCHAEOLOGICAL REVIEW

   December 6, 2018

 

Akin Ogundiran, a faculty member in the Department of Africana Studies, recently was named editor-in-chief of the African Archaeological Review.

This journal, published by Springer, focuses on...

Read More



[title_1]

Cuba - Race, Identity, & Culture Study Abroad

   October 24, 2018

 

Applications are being accepted for Cuba: Race, Identity, and Culture, a study abroad program.  The application deadline is February 1, 2019. 

Learn more and apply at edabroad.uncc/socycuba.

Through cultural immersion, guided tours, excursions, and encounters with religion, music, dance, writing, art, and...

Read More



[title_1]

CHANCELLOR DISCUSSES UNC CHARLOTTE’S EFFORTS TO SERVE LATINO COMMUNITY

   October 18, 2018

Chancellor Philip L. Dubois was the featured speaker at the Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte’s luncheon held at the Mint Museum in Uptown Charlotte.  He spoke to a packed room of business professionals and community leaders about the importance of education to individuals and the region, the University’s record-breaking enrollment and the growth of UNC Charlotte’s Latino...

Read More