UNC Charlotte recognized nationally for excellence in innovation, social mobility by U.S. News & World Report
UNC Charlotte was recognized as one of the nation’s most innovative universities and a leader in social mobility by U.S. News & World Report’s 2022 Best Colleges Rankings. This marks the first year Charlotte has been identified in the innovation category, which is in its seventh year.
With our favorite time of year around the corner, Homecoming 2021 won't be something you'll want to miss. Clear your calendar, pull out your green and prep those picks for a week full of Niner Pride - Sunday, Oct. 31 - Sunday, Nov. 7.
The Graduate School’s Julie Goodliffe to lead the regional issues forum.
Mitigation Testing Information
As a reminder, all unvaccinated non-residential students, faculty and staff are required to participate in weekly mitigation testing. If you have not scheduled your mitigation test for the current week, Sept. 12-17, please do so now. UNC Charlotte is covering the cost of on-campus mitigation testing. If you do not register for an appointment, you will need to submit an off-campus, negative test result, at your expense, by Friday, Sept. 17, at 11:59 p.m.
YOUR DAILY NEED TO KNOW: FACULTY & STAFF
- New grade mode introduced for doctoral dissertation and master’s thesis research.
YOUR DAILY NEED TO KNOW: STUDENTS
- The University Career Center, located next to Atkins Library, will host drop-in hours throughout the fall. Drop-ins are brief 10- to 15-minute sessions focused on topics such as resumes, internship/co-op search, LinkedIn profile critique and more.
OUR POINTS OF PRIDE
Art alumna named ‘Rookie Teacher of the Year’: Ali Petrauskas ’16 has been named 'Rookie Teacher of the Year' by the North Carolina Art Educators Association, the state's largest advocacy group dedicated to supporting visual arts education.
- 9/15: National Latinx Heritage Month begins Wednesday, Sept. 15. To celebrate and recognize the achievements of the Latinx community on campus, the Hispanic College Awareness Program is collaborating with the Latin American Student Organization to kickoff a celebration of Latinx Heritage Month.
- 9/16: Watch the Charlotte 49ers women's soccer vs Southern Miss game.
- 9/18: Join April Faucette for a free guided tour through McMillan Greenhouse and the UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens to celebrate Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day 2021.
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