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Parking notes for exam week and summer
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

PaTS will be relaxing parking enforcement Wednesday, May 3 through Friday, May 12.

What the means specifically is that:

Permits are still required to park

Meters are enforced

Visitor deck fees must be paid

​Any semester...


University to test alert system April 19
Monday, April 17, 2017

UNC Charlotte will test its new emergency alert system, Rave, on the morning of Wednesday, April 19.  This system will allow the University to send text and emails simultaneously – as well as push to other alert systems, such as the LiveSafe app and on-campus digital screens.

Some...


Human Resources honors Student Employee of the Year
Thursday, April 13, 2017

Student Employee of the Year Stacey Myers plans to put her work experience with Recreational Services to use as a graduate assistant this fall.

The Georgia native, who is scheduled to graduate in May, will oversee personal fitness at the University of Central Florida – with plans for a...


Challenges faced by internal auditors
Thursday, March 30, 2017

Internal audit is a fascinating and dynamic profession, but it does not come without challenges. Some of the challenges are an appealing part of the job.

“One example is the challenge that comes with learning about a new area each time we perform a different engagement, which usually...


Know your protections and responsibilities under FMLA
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Employers have a responsibility to make employees aware of their rights under the federal Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA). 

FMLA provides employees up to 12 weeks of unpaid job protection, based on eligibility, for authorized medical, compelling family and...


University welcomes new employees
Friday, March 24, 2017

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff and faculty members during the March 21-22 New Employee Orientation session:

Athletics Jennifer Charles, assistant volleyball coach

Building Environmental Services Randall Biggerstaff, building...


Campus chef takes silver in collegiate culinary challenge
Thursday, March 23, 2017

Santa Fe NM: Jaime Clinton, Executive Sous Chef for Catering, represented UNC Charlotte well at the Southern Regional Conference of the National Association of College and University Food Services (NACUFS) Culinary Challenge event, held last week at the University of New Mexico. She took second...


Five staff members receive Employee of the Year award
Thursday, March 23, 2017

Five UNC Charlotte staff members were honored with the Employee of the Year award during the annual Staff Recognition Luncheon held Wednesday, March 22, in the Popp Martin Student Union. Each employee was recognized in one of five categories: devotion to duty, innovation, community and public...


Fire demonstration to promote awareness, prevention
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The UNC Charlotte Environmental Health and Safety Office will host a full-scale residence hall room side-by-side burn on Wednesday, March 29. Students, faculty and staff can view this fire simulation at 3 p.m. in Parking Lot 20, located near Witherspoon Hall.

This event is being held in...


Employees of the Year to be honored March 22
Monday, March 13, 2017

Human Resources has announced the 2017 Employees of the Year:

Devotion to Duty Gary Edwards, Facilities Management

Human Relations Phillip Brown, University Communications

Innovation Leslie Zenk, Office of Academic...