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Muse and Thirty Seconds to Mars Bring Sunshine to Charlotte on a Rainy Day

| June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Muse and Thirty Seconds to Mars Bring Sunshine to Charlotte on a Rainy Day

Last Thursday, Muse was set to perform at the PNC Music Pavilion with Thirty Seconds to Mars as their special guest. The afternoon started off bright, hot, and ready for a rocking concert. Missio, an electro pop style band opened for the night and got the crowd ready for Thirty Seconds to Mars. Jared Leto, […]

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Student Art Showcase Reception October 20, 2016

| November 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Student Art Showcase Reception October 20, 2016

Photos by Austin Chaney.

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Haunted Union 2016

| November 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Haunted Union 2016

Photos by Austin Chaney and Pooja Pasupula.

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Freshman Common Reading: Find Me Unafraid

| October 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Freshman Common Reading: Find Me Unafraid

Authors Kennedy Odede and Jessica Posner visited UNC Charlotte last Thursday to give a speech on their book “Find Me Unafraid”, a true story that follows their journey creating Shining Hope for Communities (SHOFCO), a social movement. Odede grew up in Kibera, the largest and poorest slum in Nairobi, Kenya. Posner, originally from Denver, Colorado, […]

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Men’s Basketball holds scrimmage

| October 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
Men’s Basketball holds scrimmage

On October 5th, the Men’s Basketball team held a scrimmage to let UNC Charlotte know where they stand. It was a fun and informal night.The team will be back on October 20th for Basketball Madness at the Halton Arena. Photos by Leysha Caraballo.

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UNC Charlotte’s Sustainability Week Photos

| October 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
UNC Charlotte’s Sustainability Week Photos

Last week, UNC Charlotte held its annual Sustainability Week. Events this year included a Campus Cleanup, the Transportation Fair, and a Student Gathering. Each event worked to spread sustainable ideas and get students involved on campus to create green projects. Stand out organizations include Charlotte Green Initiative, Earth Club, and the Garden Club. Photos by […]

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Students gather for green initiatives

| October 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
Students gather for green initiatives

This past Thursday, Charlotte Green Initiative sponsored a Student Gathering in the Student Union Plaza. Representatives from Earth Club, the Garden Club, The Charlotte Green Initiative (CGI) and a few others were present to discuss possible project ideas and ways to collaborate. The gathering was not all business; students had the chance to carve out pumpkins and discuss sustainability […]

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Center City Lecture Series

| October 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Center City Lecture Series

A discussion about post-traumatic growth in clinical practice was lead by Lawrence G. Calhoun and Richard G. Tedeschi on Tuesday, Sept. 27. Both speakers are professors of psychology and practicing psychologists. The conversation was introduced with a humorous yet informative presentation delivered by Lawrence Calhoun. Later, the conversation continued with a lecture from Richard Tedeschi. […]

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“We Hear You” Dance Performance

| October 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
“We Hear You” Dance Performance

Students performed a dance in front of Kennedy last Tuesday in response to the recent protests and the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott. Photos by Austin Chaney.

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Sustainability Week to have multiple events on campus

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
Sustainability Week to have multiple events on campus

Next week, the Charlotte Green Initiative (CGI) will hold multiple events involving multiple student groups and school departments during the annual Sustainability Week. Starting Oct. 4 , students can be apart of the Sustainability Week activities with the fall Campus Cleanup. Students, staff and faculty interested in participating in the event can meet at Belk Plaza or […]

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Week of Welcome Kick-off Concert featuring Mario

| September 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Week of Welcome Kick-off Concert featuring Mario

Last Sunday, Mario helped kick-off the new school year with a free concert on the West Quad. Student Body President, Fahn Darkor, introduced the singer as well as the DJ who started off the concert. All photos by Pooja Pasupula  

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Photos: CAB’s Last Day of Class Extravaganza

| May 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Photos: CAB’s Last Day of Class Extravaganza

Despite rain cancelling a the outdoor-portion of the event, UNC Charlotte’s Campus Activities Board hosted their Last Day of Class Extravaganza on May 3rd, 2016. The event was to help students unwind and celebrate getting through the Spring 2016 semester with free food, music and games. All Photos by Leysha Carballo.

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UNC Charlotte goes green

| April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
UNC Charlotte goes green

Photos by Leysha Caraballo. UNC Charlotte’s student-led organization Charlotte Green Initiative (CGI), is accepting proposals once again for green projects. For the spring semester, the organization is accepting small grant proposals opposed to the larger grant requests of the fall. Any UNC Charlotte student can write a proposal and submit it for review. The Committee […]

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REVIEW: California Roots Carolina Sessions

| April 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
REVIEW: California Roots Carolina Sessions

This past Saturday, hundreds of people from around the country made their way to the California Roots Carolina Sessions Festival in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. A festival that showcased some of the best acts in reggae music today, Cali Roots was the place to be for reggae lovers. Promising acts included Stick Figure, SOJA, and […]

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