Lessons learned from Belk College alumna Kelley Earnhardt Miller
Earnhardt Miller '95, vice president and co-owner of JR Motorsports and daughter of NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt, shared insight about her personal journey from UNC Charlotte undergraduate student to becoming one of the most prominent business women in motorsports.
- University Communications announces organizational changes. Colleen Penhall, chief communications officer and associate vice chancellor for University Communications, has taken a role as vice president of communications in the private sector. Her last day with the University will be July 2.
- Popp Martin Student Union recently added a new section to its website to help students, faculty, staff and community members plan an event inside the facility. Images of meeting and event spaces along with details about room capacities, rental rates, available equipment, pricing and valuable event planning resources are now available in one spot. To reserve a space, contact Conferences, Reservations and Event Services.
- Let's work together to keep Niner Nation safe:If you have been vaccinated, please let us know by filling out the COVID-19 vaccine reporting form. Those who submit the form with documentation of their vaccination by 5 p.m., Sunday, July 4, will be entered into a drawing for free parking for the upcoming academic year or $500 on their 49er ID card.
YOUR DAILY NEED TO KNOW: FACULTY & STAFF
- Due to revised guidance from the UNC System, some COVID-19 HR work and leave provisions have been modified and extended. Consult the COVID-19 HR Information website for more information.
- Please plan extra time for your computer and devices to update when you return to campus. Lab computers, podiums and other technology may require a few moments to start up and update appropriately after the first login.
- Without the proper enterprise security software, unmanaged computers pose a significant ransomware risk. OneIT requested help from senior leadership and deans to identify unmanaged devices by August to install enterprise security software. If you have an unmanaged device or are unsure, please report your device using this form.
YOUR DAILY NEED TO KNOW: STUDENTS
- Give your professional image a boost on LinkedIn with a headshot. Having a professional headshot gives strength to your personal brand. There's no charge for the headshot program, and it is open to all current UNC Charlotte students, faculty/staff and alumni.
OUR POINTS OF PRIDE
- Carrier selected for 2021 Graduate Dean’s Dissertation Award: Tyler Carrier '20 Ph.D. is the 2021 Graduate Dean's Distinguished Dissertation Award winner in Biological Sciences/Life Sciences for “Symbiosis Across Diet-Induced Phenotypes of Larval Sea Urchins.”
- 6/30: This cycling class is great for all fitness levels and a change to your regular fitness routine.
- 7/1: A non-impact Pilates workout to develop strength, flexibility, core conditioning/stability, balance and inner awareness. Come strengthen the “powerhouse” that is your body.
- 7/13: Understanding the golf swing is the first step toward improving your game. Looking to sharpen your game or just want to learn the basics? Sign up today, all skill levels are welcome from beginner to advanced!
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