Five Cool Things: March 2016









  1. Accelerated Growth: While Facebook (53K fans) and Twitter (38K followers) continue as powerhouses, UNC Charlotte's Instagram feed has become the University's fastest-growing social media platform (Belk Gym pool featured).
    Belk Gym Pool
  2. Going National: Communications alum ('09), Robert Demetrious joins the "Morning Joe" team as a producer.
    Morning Joe
  3. Grand Slam: UNC Charlotte received two prestigious CASE awards for the "Big Ideas, Big Future" video and an online alumni community, plus presented on the success of #NinerNationGives.
    CASE award
  4. Own your piece of University history: Belk Tower mementos, created at alumni and student request, are now available.  Conceptual plans for Belk Plaza will be presented at a public forum on April 4.
    Belk Tower memento
  5. Hoop Dreams: The Harlem Globetrotters come to Halton Arena on Saturday, March 26, celebrating their 90th anniversary.
    Harlem Globetrotters celebrate 90 years