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Baseball’s new practice facility roof collapses during construction

| June 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
Baseball’s new practice facility roof collapses during construction

The roof of the 49ers new indoor practice facility collapsed today, injuring one. The Charlotte 49ers have been making a lot of changes this year, including introducing projects for new indoor practice facilities for both baseball and softball. The construction of the baseball practice facility has been making a lot of headway this summer. It seemed a lot […]

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A new Belk Plaza

| February 19, 2018
A new Belk Plaza

In the Belk Tower’s 45 years, it saw free speech in the form of protests, students breaking out into flash mobs and vigils for live’s lost. In December 2015, the Belk Tower’s legacy ended when it was dismantled due to structural damage and potential safety concerns. This month, construction fences went up where the tower […]

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Belk Plaza planning committee to hold community forums

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Belk Plaza planning committee to hold community forums

With the demolition of the Belk Tower complete, UNC Charlotte moves to its first stage of reconstructing the area into the future Belk Plaza. The Belk Plaza Planning Committee, a group of 14 faculty, staff, students or alumni, will begin holding meetings to discuss elements of the new plaza. The committees first meeting will be […]

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Well worth the noise

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Well worth the noise

Currently, renovations are underway at the Colvard building (in case you do not know which building that is, it is the one missing a few walls). Construction began on June 23 of this year and has a projected finish date of Dec. 19. During construction, not only will the offices in Colvard be rearranged to […]

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Building projects on campus work to limit carbon footprint

| March 18, 2014 | 1 Comment
Building projects on campus work to limit carbon footprint

With construction in full swing on campus comes a large amount of building materials that must be purchased, which can leave a large carbon footprint. Thankfully UNC Charlotte remains conscious of the environment by creating a program to reduce the environmental impact of construction. The Construction and Demolition Recycling program has been put in place […]

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Campus construction updates: Jan. 14, 2014

| January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Campus construction updates: Jan. 14, 2014

New in 2014: A Niner Times exclusive column looking at all things campus construction. A few new structures are popping up around campus in 2014, including this construction column. This section will offer periodic updates in regards to new UNC Charlotte construction projects and renovations occurring on and near campus. First up, one of the most […]

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