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UNC Charlotte and Tresata Announce Partnership to Make Charlotte One of the Healthiest Cities by 2025

In celebration of Public Health Week, UNC Charlotte and Tresata announced a far reaching new partnership designed to make Charlotte, N.C. one of the healthiest cities in the world by 2025.
9-Apr-2018 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


UNC Charlotte Names Mike Hill of the University of Florida as 49ers Athletics Director

Chancellor Philip L. Dubois has announced the appointment of Mike Hill as the next Director of Athletics at UNC Charlotte. Hill, currently Executive Associate Athletics Director for External Affairs at the University of Florida, will assume his...
1-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


​​UNC Charlotte’s 2018 Analytics Frontiers Conference to Focus on Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning ​​

The Data Science Initiative at UNC Charlotte will convene the 2018 Analytics Frontiers Conference from 8 5 p.m., Wednesday, March 21, at the Ritz-Carlton in Uptown Charlotte.
28-Feb-2018 4:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

Charter Schools Are Driving Segregation In Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Charter Schools in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County are directly and indirectly undermining school district efforts to desegregate public schools, according to a new study released by the Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles at UCLA with...
7-Feb-2018 4:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

CCI-LED Team Receives NSF Award to Improve Retention and Engagement for Students

The team of teaching innovators in the Department of Computer Science, lead by Dr. Kalpathi Subramanian, Associate Professor, received a $541,616 award
9-Jan-2018 4:00 PM EST Add to Favorites


M.S. In Mathematical Finance Named Among Nation’s Top Programs

UNC Charlotte’s Master of Science in Mathematical Finance program is again named one of the top programs in the nation, ranking No. 16 in TFE Times’ 2018 Master of Financial Engineering program rankings.
1-Nov-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Find Dads Often Having Fun While Moms Work Around the House

Researchers from Ohio State and UNC Charlotte found that three months after the birth of their first child, on days when couples were not working, men were most often relaxing while women did housework or child care.
12-Oct-2017 4:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Understanding Wildfire Spread

Check out how UNC Charlotte is studying wildfire spread in this video featuring researchers from the Lee College of Engineering.
12-Oct-2017 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Continued N.C. Economic Expansion Expected in 2018; Infrastructure Legislation Possible

The North Carolina economy continues to grow, and legislators will soon consider whether infrastructure spending is around the corner, UNC Charlotte professor and economist John Connaughton says.
13-Mar-2018 3:05 PM EDT

Slow Economic Growth Expected to Continue for North Carolina

The North Carolina economy is expected to continue the slow growth pattern of the past eight years, with strong indicators from low unemployment rates and long-term projections for GDP growth, UNC Charlotte professor and economist John Connaughton...
7-Sep-2017 2:05 PM EDT

More Slow Economic Growth Forecast for North Carolina

The North Carolina economy is expected to continue the slow growth pattern of the past eight years, UNC Charlotte professor says.
6-Jun-2017 4:50 PM EDT


Attacking Cancer by Working Together

26-May-2017 2:05 PM EDT

UNC Charlotte’s Analytics Frontiers Conference to Feature Nate Silver

The Analytics Frontiers Conference at UNC Charlotte has emerged as the region’s leading forum on data science; this event is an outgrowth of the University’s Data Science Initiative that positions UNC Charlotte at the center of the data...
9-Mar-2017 1:05 PM EST

Slow Economic Growth Projected to Continue

The national and state economies will continue the slow growth pattern in 2017 that has continued for the past seven-plus years, but North Carolina will need to focus on productivity growth this year, said UNC Charlotte economist John Connaughton....
2-Mar-2017 12:05 PM EST


Social Work Professor's Research Shows Implicit Bias by Institutions

8-Jul-2016 4:05 PM EDT

UNC Charlotte Researcher Discusses New NIH Study on Blood Pressure Management

New National Institutes of Health study on blood pressure management could help reduce cardiovascular disease and save lives, questions on the data and its implementation remain, according to one UNC Charlotte expert.
30-Sep-2015 12:05 PM EDT

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