Looking closer at the history of Black education in Charlotte
Doctoral candidate Jimmeka Anderson and local high school students are tracing the history of the Black educational experience in Charlotte.
- UNC Charlotte will host in-person commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2021 in the Jerry Richardson Football Stadium May 13, 14 and 15. Members of the Class of 2020 will also be invited to participate in these ceremonies and all graduates will be able to invite two guests.
- The University’s wastewater testing has detected the presence of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, in its routine sampling in one residence hall.
YOUR DAILY NEED TO KNOW: FACULTY & STAFF
- Don't forget the deadline to submit Employee of the Year nominations has been extended to 5 p.m., March 19.
- Learn to collect mid-semester feedback with ease using this teaching guide.
- As a benefit to employees, TIAA provides informational webinars to keep your financial goals on track. More information can be found on the HR website.
YOUR DAILY NEED TO KNOW: STUDENTS
- Register to join Dean of Students Christine Reed Davis for a virtual informal chat about school, life and your experiences as a Niner. Snack & Chat sessions will happen at various times throughout the semester.
- The Office of International Programs and Venture Outdoor Leadership just launched Outdoor Adventure, a program for international graduate students seeking to foster a cooperative learning community, promote intercultural understanding and build leadership skills while connecting with nature.
OUR POINTS OF PRIDE
Stapleton earns Conference USA Goalkeeper of the Week Honors: Senior Abby Stapleton of the Charlotte women's soccer program has been named the March 16 Conference USA Goalkeeper of the Week. The honor is the first of her career and the second by a 49ers player this spring.
Psychology professor Amy Canevello discusssed how people will have differing psychological responses to "returning to normal."
Economics professor John Connaughton detailed the new process in for banks in issuing PPP loans to avoid fraudulent claims.
WSOC joined a campus tour and spoke to prospective students about their experience visiting UNC Charlotte.
- 3/18: Join us for 49er Trivia Night: Marvel Cinematic Universe v. Disney Princess Movies at 7 p.m. Trivia winners will get Charlotte 49ers swag!
- 3/23: Use Google Meet conversation tools to engage remote meeting participants. Learn to schedule and join meetings, configure audio and video settings, and master additional Google Meet tricks.
- 3/27: Come rock climbing with us at Rocky Face Mountain Recreation Area! With more than 60 rock climbing routes, hiking trails and campsites, Rocky Face is a great resource located relatively close to Charlotte. Registration deadline is March 24 at noon.
STAY UPDATED ON THE COVID-19 VACCINE
Find the latest information on when and how you can receive your shot on the Niner Nation Cares website. Let's keep our community safe and healthy!
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