Technology powerhouse of the future
ICYMI: Lowe’s gifted UNC Charlotte $1.5 million to the College of Computing and Informatics. This donation will strengthen the University's position as a leading technology hub and talent provider for Lowe’s, the Charlotte region and beyond.
- Tomorrow is a Day of Remembrance for UNC Charlotte with no classes scheduled. The campus community is encouraged to participate in the many events that are planned — both in person and virtually — culminating in a virtual remembrance program at 5:15 p.m.
- An update on summer exit testing and vaccine information was sent via a NinerNotice earlier today.
- View the results from yesterday's COVID-19 testing in residence halls.
- Lori Thomas has been named interim director of the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute.
- On Sunday, April 25, six UNC Charlotte dance students heard a sound that has been all too rare in the past 13 months: applause from a live audience.
- UNC Charlotte alumnus Wil Loesel ’18 featured in Oscars commercial.
YOUR DAILY NEED TO KNOW: FACULTY & STAFF
- Get your summer courses in shape through the Canvas Bootcamp. This hands-on workshop will guide faculty in creating a well-organized Canvas course. Register now!
- Employee Wellness Week: May 17 - 21. Staff are encouraged to register for events around topics such as emotional intelligence, fitness, balancing work and life, coping with stress and nutrition.
YOUR DAILY NEED TO KNOW: STUDENTS
- Attention May 2021 graduates! The deadline to submit short videos for a compilation video of what graduating means to the Class of 2021 is tonight by 11:59 p.m.
OUR POINTS OF PRIDE
UNC Charlotte ranked by the Center for World University Rankings: UNC Charlotte ranks in the top 4.1% of universities worldwide, making the global 2000 list as compiled by the Center for World University Rankings.
- 4/29: The Department of Music presents a performance by the UNC Charlotte Wind Ensemble, live streamed via Vimeo.
- 5/1: Join Earth Club for the last cleanup of the semester!
- 5/4: The UNC Charlotte Belk College of Business Alumni Council and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas are co-hosting a diversity discussion focusing on suggestions, tips and ideas for talking to children and family members about diversity.
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