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TV REVIEW: ‘Fear the Walking Dead’ – ‘Date of Death’

TV REVIEW: ‘Fear the Walking Dead’ – ‘Date of Death’

Spoiler Warning for this week’s episode of “Fear the Walking Dead” Just when everything seems to be going well, situations seem to take a turn for the worse. This is a general rule that exists within “The Walking Dead” universe as nothing that is good seems to last for long. This is seen clearly in […]

| September 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Columbine survivor shares story with students

Columbine survivor shares story with students

Columbine survivor Patrick Ireland spoke Sept. 27 at the Shooter Awareness Presentation in the Cone University Center, McKnight Hall. Ireland was shot twice in the head and once in the foot during the school shooting. He described the start of that day as a normal one in the library, being shushed by librarians for talking […]

| September 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
CFF MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Trespass Against Us’ is a powerfully flawed English crime drama

CFF MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Trespass Against Us’ is a powerfully flawed English crime drama

Kicking off the 8th annual Charlotte Film Festival, festival directors struck gold when they were able to snag not only a film that recently screened at the Toronto International Film Festival, as well as a film acquired by the ever prestigious A24, but also a film starring respected actor Michael Fassbender and veteran actor Brendan […]

| September 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Mr. Robot’ – Season 2

TV REVIEW: ‘Mr. Robot’ – Season 2

Kicking off its second season with revelation after revelation, cyber heist after cyber heist and psychotic breakdown after — well you get the point, the hacker series of “Mr. Robot” returned triumphantly this past summer as it continued the tragic tale of expert hacker and social hermit, Elliot Alderson, as he struggles to take control of […]

| September 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
James Young tells us what life is like in the Eli Young Band

James Young tells us what life is like in the Eli Young Band

Before the Eli Young Band come to Charlotte on October 7 at Coyote Joe’s, James Young, the lead guitarist, took the time to talk to the Niner Times about life on tour, their upcoming album and some advice for the UNCC student. I’m a big fan, so I appreciate you taking the time to talk […]

| September 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
A Night of Comedy and Magic with Michael Kent

A Night of Comedy and Magic with Michael Kent

After Hours in the Cone Center came to life as Michael Kent took to the stage to entertain the crowd with comedy and magic. Organized by the Campus Activities Board, this show was definitely an enjoyable experience for everyone involved. Kent’s show was just one stop on his nationwide college tour. The past few days […]

| September 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
Exponential Celebration brings major announcements

Exponential Celebration brings major announcements

The Exponential Celebration took place in the newly renamed Popp & Martin Student Union today at noon. The naming honors two distinguished alumni; Karen A. Popp, a lawyer, and Demon T. Martin, a graduate of the University Transitional Opportunities Program who now works in the financial services industry. Both gave “lead gifts” to a UNC […]

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Students gather at Student Union in wake of protests, riots

Students gather at Student Union in wake of protests, riots

At noon today and again at 2:30 p.m. students dressed in black clothing gathered outside and inside the Student Union in protest of the fatal shooting of Keith Scott, a 43-year-old African American who was killed by police just miles from campus. The student organization JM Mentoring & Associates began organizing the event soon after the news […]

| September 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Student Union Peaceful Protest slideshow

Student Union Peaceful Protest slideshow

Photos by Kathleen Cook. Organized by the UNCC Black Student Union, students took to the “Die In” protesting the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott and subsequent protests in the UNC Charlotte area.

| September 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Protests erupt after police officers fatally shoots black man

Protests erupt after police officers fatally shoots black man

Update 6:06 p.m.: Businesses in Uptown, Charlotte are being encouraged to close early and residents are being advised to lock their doors, city officials warn. Protests are rumored to start in Uptown tonight. Update 3:45 p.m.: Scott was an alumni of North Carolina A&T State University. Protests erupt around campus as the aftermath of fatal shooting […]

| September 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

VIDEO: Black Student Union’s Lay In

PHOTOS: Uptown Protests 9/21/2016

Photos by Hailey Turpin and Kathleen Cook.

PHOTOS: Peaceful Protest in the Student Union

Photos by Kathleen Cook.

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Black Lives Matter Protest 9/20/16

Photos by Pooja Pasupula.