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Police and Public Safety Promotions

   September 17, 2019

A total of nine officers have been promoted within the UNC Charlotte Police and Public Safety Department, after a rigorous, complex process. This is the largest number of promotions in the department’s history.

In a recent ceremony, Police Chief Jeff Baker recognized the promotions of Lieutenants Lewis Bowman and Sarah Smyre to the rank of Captain...

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Business Affairs expresses appreciation during National Payroll Week

   September 6, 2019

In honor of National Payroll Week, we want to openly recognize the hard work of UNC Charlotte’s Payroll Department: Jamette Blue, Terrie Burris, Renetta Darity, Robyn Diehm, Annette Hamilton, Marlo Hardiman, Tahnett Mack and Kim Saunders. They work hard every day to ensure our UNC Charlotte employees get paid, and processed 10,743 W-2s for the 2018 tax year...

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Environmental Health and Safety aims to instill a culture of safety

   August 21, 2019

A university is a unique working environment, and the Office of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) has a specific role to play in ensuring students, faculty, staff and visitors are safe in this setting. Most organizations in the private industry may need to only focus on workplace safety initiatives and compliance programs with the Occupational Safety and Health...

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July and August Congratulations

   August 19, 2019
Kudos to these employees.

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Get To Know the New AVC for Business Services

   August 8, 2019

Rich Steele, former Interim AVC of Campus Enterprises at NC State and Senior Director of Auxiliary Services at Georgia Tech, began work on campus in late May and assumed his new role on July 1.

What attracted you to the AVC...

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New campus trainings teach individual preparedness, student support

   August 8, 2019

The Office of Emergency Management, the Center for Counseling and Psychological Services and the Dean of Students Office are sponsoring new trainings to help faculty and staff learn how to proactively survive an intruder situation, and...

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Get to know: Jeff Nanney

   July 29, 2019

Jeff Nanney is a project manager in Technical Operations and Planning (TOP). For the past six years, he has managed projects in video security, door access, parking, dining, human resources and financial services. Before joining UNC Charlotte, Nanney was a software developer and small business owner. When he’s not helping Business Affairs “do things better,” you can find...

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University implements new 49er Mart projects

   July 29, 2019

Financial Services is always looking for ways to improve and simplify processes. Over the last two years, a collaborative team that included representatives from Financial Services, Information Technology Services, Imaging and Workflow and others has been working hard to implement several 49er Mart initiatives designed to enhance the user experience and decrease...

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Tips to Stay Cool in the Summer Heat

   July 26, 2019

As the summer sun continues to show its scorching, scalding, sweltering strength, it is important to intentionally find ways to stay cool. Practicing these tips can help you cool off during these hot summer months.

  • Reduce the amount of solar heat entering indoor areas by using blinds to direct light to your ceilings...

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Get to Know: Keith Wassum

   June 24, 2019

For 40 years, Keith Wassum, the associate vice chancellor for business services, has been a tireless advocate for all things UNC Charlotte. His reputation on campus is that of highest compliment. He is known to always have students’ best interest in mind when making decisions or proposing new ideas.

Keith is often...

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