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Holshouser Hall renovation wins CPN’s Star Award
Holshouser Hall renovation wins CPN’s Star Award
Wednesday, June 1, 2016

The renovation project for Holshouser Residence Hall, which reopened in 2015, has received a 2016 Star Award from the Construction Professionals Network (CPN) of North Carolina.

The honor, presented at CPN’s 17th annual conference in May, recognizes and promotes professionalism and...


University welcomes new employees
University welcomes new employees
Tuesday, May 31, 2016

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following staff members during the May 31-June 1 New Employee Orientation session:

Belk College of Business Natalie McLemore, academic and career coach

Benefits Jerrica Graves, human resources specialist

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Travel Pre-payments Ending July 1
Monday, May 30, 2016

All pre-payments for travel expenses will end July 1.  Instead, payments should be made with a University purchasing card (p-card). It is mandatory that all departments have at least one p-card for such expenses.

In addition to travel, others costs that may be charged to a p-card...


FM automotive team among top motor fleets
FM automotive team among top motor fleets
Friday, May 27, 2016

The automotive team in the Facilities Management Department recently received honorable mention as one of the top motor fleets in the Americas by 100 Best Fleets in the Americas.

The organization, founded by Tom Johnson, is part of the 100 Best Fleets Program. He noted, “To me, you are...


May 19, 2016 Final Ruling on National Overtime Exemption Regulations
Thursday, May 19, 2016

On May 18, the U.S. Department of Labor published final regulations concerning the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and revisions to the overtime exemption threshold.  These changes are national in scope and not exclusive to North Carolina or the UNC System. 

The effective date...


University welcomes new employees
University welcomes new employees
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following staff members during the May 17-18 New Employee Orientation session:

Belk College of Business Suzanne Jasmine, academic and career coach

Building Environmental Services Cinthya Coral, building environmental...


Proposed National Changes to Overtime Regulations
Tuesday, May 10, 2016

The Department of Labor has proposed changes to the Federal Labor Standards Act (FLSA) that will affect how some UNC Charlotte employees record their time and qualify for overtime. The changes are national and not specific to North Carolina or the UNC system.

The proposed changes...


Summer Camps: Non-student Minor Policy
Monday, May 9, 2016

Under its non-student minor policy, UNC Charlotte requires all adults working with children in University-sponsored activities or programs to complete a background check and a “Minors on Campus” workbook and quiz. This standard applies to summer camps.

Any department or unit that is...


University welcomes new employees
University welcomes new employees
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

UNC Charlotte welcomed the following employees during the May 3-4 New Employee Orientation session.

Athletics Nicholas Arkyns, assistant director of athletic facilities and event operations John Patrick, assistant football strength coach

Classroom...