Leak's New Book Shines "a Piercing Light" on Mysterious Dumas
Jeffrey B. Leak's newly published book, Visible Man: The Life of Henry Dumas, has won praise from a noted national writer for "shining a piercing light" on the elusive Dumas, who has remained a mystery even to fans of his work.
UNC Charlotte Book Named to History Book Club
Mexico’s Once and Future Revolution: Social Upheaval and the Challenge of Rule since the Late Nineteenth Century, co-authored by […]
Researchers Create Database to Examine Health Legacy Foundations' Resources
Local communities can expect the number and asset size of philanthropic foundations to increase, due to the rise in health care consolidations driven by health care reform. In the past, assets of this kind may have been underused or even undocumented. A new database created by UNC Charlotte researchers can help bridge this gap.
Biology Honors Alumnus Gained Research Experience With Practical Implications
When Yogin Patel came to UNC Charlotte as an undergraduate biology honors student, he arrived with a mission – to work in a lab with practical implications for its research. Patel, who graduated with a bachelor’s degree in biology with honors in December of 2012, says he found that in the lab of Shan Yan, assistant professor in the Department of Biology.
Honors College, CLAS Students and Faculty Present at Honors Conference
Two CLAS students and four CLAS faculty — all of whom are in the Honors College — presented their research at the Southern […]
Charlotte Teachers Institute Names Leaders; College Faculty to Guide Seminars
Eight UNC Charlotte and Davidson College faculty - including four from CLAS - will guide Charlotte Teachers Institute's 2014 seminar season. Fifty-four Charlotte-Mecklenburg teachers also serve as leaders for CTI, adding to the inclusive and creative focus that distinguishes the unique professional development initiative.
History's Goldfield Presents in Black History Month Events in Brussels
The U.S Embassy to Belgium and the U.S Mission to the European Union celebrated Black History Month in Brussels by hosting a lively panel […]
Communication Studies Major Receives Fulbright Grant
Celia Karp, a communication studies major and member of the inaugural class of Levine Scholars, has received a Fulbright grant, one of three UNC Charlotte students to receive Fulbright grants for 2014-15.
Chemistry's Ogle Receives First Citizens Bank Scholars Medal
Craig Ogle, the Charles H. Stone Professor of Chemistry, is the 2014 recipient of the First Citizens Bank Scholars Medal. The prestigious award, presented by First Citizens Bank and UNC Charlotte, honors faculty scholarship and intellectual inquiry.
"Ruined and Rebuilt Landscapes" to Examine Legacies of Bosnian War
UNC Charlotte’s Ruined and Rebuilt Landscapes: Memories of the War in Bosnia will explore the ongoing legacies of the war through a series of lectures, movies, discussions with survivors, and cultural gatherings. This series of events will explore the lasting impact of the dissolution of Yugoslavia in the early 1990s, which was the deadliest conflict in Europe since World War II.
Visitors from India to Bring Expertise, Insights into Peace Building
Faculty visitors from Loyola College in Chennai, India will bring expertise and insights into peace building to UNC Charlotte faculty, staff and students and community professionals during a series of events on Monday, April 21 and Wednesday, April 23.
UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens Holds Spring Plant Sale
UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens is holding its plant extravaganza on Friday, April 18 from 9 AM to 3 PM and Saturday, April 19 from 9 AM to 3 PM.