Tag: Board of Trustees

Generous donor Irwin Belk passes away

| March 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
Generous donor Irwin Belk passes away

Benefactor and former state senator Irwin “Ike” Belk passed away on Feb. 24 at 95 years old. Belk was an influential force for UNC Charlotte. His relationship with the school goes back to the 1960s, when he introduced and promoted a bill authorizing the state to convert the two-year Charlotte College into the four-year university […]

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OP-ED: So many boards, so few voices

| December 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
OP-ED: So many boards, so few voices

It may come as a surprise to many, but I have a love-hate relationship with politics. I appreciate the truth at all times and ensure that those who deliver it have my full backing, which usually means the backing of my friends as well. So it should also come as no surprise to my Niner […]

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Spruce and Laurel Hall renamed to Wallis Hall and Miltimore Hall

| January 29, 2012 | 0 Comments
Spruce and Laurel Hall renamed to Wallis Hall and Miltimore Hall

As students returned to campus from holiday break, many were shocked to find the UNC Charlotte dorms, Laurel Hall and Spruce Hall, renamed. Laurel Hall’s sign now reads Wallis Hall and Spruce Hall has become Miltimore Hall. These new names hold a positive significance on campus. It was definitely not a coincidence that these names were chosen. […]

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