Summer research opportunities prepare students for future research — and careers
Research opportunities for undergraduates sets UNC Charlotte apart from many other universities. The OUR (Office of Undergraduate Research) Summer Research Scholar Program matches 100+ rising sophomores, juniors and seniors annually with faculty mentors and paid research positions in a variety of disciplines.
- Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to participate in Campus Sustainability Week, which begins Friday, Oct. 1, and runs through Thursday, Oct. 7. Sign up for the outdoor events.
- Sign up for Green Dot’s monthly newsletter to learn more about violence prevention on campus.
COVID-19 mitigation testing
The University is continuing to conduct ongoing COVID-19 mitigation testing of unvaccinated nonresidential students, faculty and staff. If you have not scheduled your mitigation test for the current week, Sept. 26 - Oct. 1, please do so now. UNC Charlotte is covering the cost of on-campus mitigation testing. If you do not register for and participate in an on-campus test, you will need to submit an off-campus, negative test result, at your expense, by Friday, Oct. 1, at 11:59 p.m.
YOUR DAILY NEED TO KNOW: FACULTY & STAFF
- "18 Months Later, What We've Learned" is a faculty panel on teaching and learning in regard to new course delivery methods, scheduled for noon, Wednesday, Sept. 29.
YOUR DAILY NEED TO KNOW: STUDENTS
- Education Abroad will hold its first hybrid virtual/in-person Study Abroad Fair! Join Education Abroad on Tuesday, Oct. 5, for opportunities to learn about study abroad programs, talk to program providers and faculty directors and win prizes!
OUR POINTS OF PRIDE
- Announcing the inaugural Charlotte Urban Design Awards: The first Urban Design Awards, or “Urbies,” were presented recently. The awards, created by the School of Architecture and Charlotte’s Urban Design Center, are intended to elevate the importance of excellent urban design.
- 9/28: Watch the Charlotte 49ers v. Ontario Blue Jays baseball game.
- 9/28: Learn to cut and engrave materials using the laser cutter in the Makerspace, Atkins Library.
- 9/28: Get your inner detective on! Come inspect and sort nonperishable items and products with Charlotte's SERVE Team.
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