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Giving Green through the Heart: How Heart Math Tutoring contributes to the community

   November 23, 2020

Every fall, the Giving Green campaign, fueled by generous UNC Charlotte employees, contributes to helping those in our community. The Giving Green in the Community as part of the Giving Green Campaign...

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Get to know: K-9 Barney

   October 30, 2020

When you hear his name, you’re likely to immediately think of one of his fictional character namesakes -- America’s favorite purple dinosaur or Sheriff Andy Griffith’s devoted deputy sheriff, but this “Barney” is a four-legged canine that recently became the newest member of the UNC Charlotte Police Department. Learn more about K-9 Officer Barney in this Q&A...

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Campus water systems projects

   October 30, 2020

Toby Creek looks different now that trees have been removed along the stream corridor. The work underway is in connection with a stream restoration project being led by Mecklenburg County Storm Water Services.  

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Focusing on our health: Building community together

   October 30, 2020

2020 has been a challenging year for everyone. After the pandemic brought life as we know it to a grinding halt, and now as we’re all trying to get back into the swing of things, it has been hard to focus on anything, let alone our health and wellbeing. However, these Business Affairs employees have found a way to focus on their health first in a variety of...

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Interview: Derik Screen

   October 28, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Derik Screen, financial services reporting analyst, learned how to adjust to the new normal and redefine family life. Learn what Screen did in the Q&A below.

What have you been doing during this at-home time to improve your health, whether physically, spiritually or mentally? Why did you decide to do it?

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Interview: Alicia Bartosch

   October 28, 2020

Alicia Bartosch, assistant controller for compliance, has learned that mindfulness along with physical activity can refocus and recenter her, benefiting her and her family during the COVID-19. Read her Q&A to learn...

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Interview: Sarah Ekis

   October 28, 2020

Sarah Ekis, human resources manager for EHRA NF administration and staff performance management, put her greatest focus is on the community of women she supports during this pandemic. Find out...

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Welcome Back Kits: Preparing to Return to Campus

   September 30, 2020

From the beginning of the pandemic, the UNC Charlotte community has been in this together.

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Get to know: Paul Byers

   September 29, 2020

Paul Byers joined Niner Nation in July during the COVID-19 pandemic. In his new role as PCI/eCommerce manager, he enjoys working from home and interacting closely with his team members while maximizing productivity. He’s also a pretty...

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Santoscoy named EHS associate director

   July 30, 2020

Irene Santoscoy has been named the Office of Environmental Health and Safety’s new associate director.

Santoscoy is a safety professional with 20 plus years of experience and brings a broad range of experience in the areas of regulatory compliance, risk assessment and mitigation and administering environmental health and safety...

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