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Four piece band Metric plays a five star show

| September 20, 2012 | 0 Comments
Four piece band Metric plays a five star show

This past Monday, Sept. 17, Canadian Indie-Rock band, Metric kicked off their “Synthetica” set to a very diverse and demanding crowd at The Fillmore here in Charlotte. The venue was very relaxed. It was hard to tell if people were actually excited to see the show at first, and then the lights went down and […]

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Campus Car Show

| September 19, 2012 | 0 Comments
Campus Car Show

The UNC Charlotte Police and Public Safety Department hosted a car show Saturday, Sept. 15. Students and other residents of the Charlotte area had the chance to display their cars in Lot 5 on campus. “We do this for National Campus Safety Awareness Month,” said Officer Jerry Lecomte with the UNC Charlotte campus police. “Trying […]

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Super Sweet Spots- Bakery/Restaurant Profiles

| September 19, 2012 | 1 Comment
Super Sweet Spots- Bakery/Restaurant Profiles

*Photos by Matthew Jackson   Every now and then we all get that constant sweet craving.  Now some people, like myself, have a sweet tooth and feel the need to sweet shop constantly. But no matter what, we all have those moments where we desire a delicious tiramisu or something as simple as a piece […]

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RDH vs Crown

| September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
RDH vs Crown

What happens when you use your entire declining balance during your first two weeks? Well, it looks like you’re forced to swipe your 49er ID card at one of our campus’ dining halls. But after stuffing your face at Bojangles and Chick-fil-A for two weeks you’re probably asking yourself where exactly do you go to […]

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Where is your favorite place to eat on campus?

| September 18, 2012 | 1 Comment
Where is your favorite place to eat on campus?

                    Here at UNC Charlotte, students find themselves surrounded by an array of food. With every corner turned there’s a student walking with a sandwich from Jimmy Johns or a slice of pizza from Toppers. I don’t know about you all, but that surely makes a […]

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2011 post-graduate student spotlights importance of career plans prior to graduation

| September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
2011 post-graduate student spotlights importance of career plans prior to graduation

The UNC Charlotte University Career Center for Work, Service and Internships recently released the results from the 2011 Graduation Survey. The survey looks at how the graduating class of 2011, both undergraduate and graduate students, fared with finding employment after graduation. The survey was sent to 5,182 students, of which only 900 responded. Fifty-two percent […]

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UNC Board of Governors approves new financial aid policy

| September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
UNC Board of Governors approves new financial aid policy

Friday, Sept. 14, the University of North Carolina (UNC) System Board of Governors approved a policy granting each of the 17 universities in the system the right to determine how much of student tuition is used towards financial aid. A month ago the Board of Governors discussed a plan that would require the universities to […]

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College of Computing and Informatics co-hosts technology conference

| September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
College of Computing and Informatics co-hosts technology conference

UNC Charlotte’s Department of Computer Science in the College of Computing and Informatics, along with the North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) will host a conference Tuesday, Sept. 18, at the Hilton Hotel in uptown Charlotte called ThinkTech, from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. A pre-conference reception was Monday, Sept. 17, at the Carolina Ale House. […]

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‘Resident Evil 5’ needs ‘retribution’ for its crimes against the beloved franchise

| September 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
‘Resident Evil 5’ needs ‘retribution’ for its crimes against the beloved franchise

The “Resident Evil” video game series takes me back to the good ol’ days. It holds a special place in my heart and is the primary reason I love survival horror games so much. I remember the very first time I beat “Resident Evil 2,” the video game. I was so scared when I beat the […]

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Five blender soup recipes for the soul

| September 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
Five blender soup recipes for the soul

The ‘ding’ of the microwave is a very commonly heard sound in dorms and apartments. In college unhealthy eating options greatly outweigh the small number of healthier choices like rolled sushi in Outtakes, the salad bar in prospector and the sub area in both Cone Center. It may seem like a stretch or heavy burden […]

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REVIEW: Is the Herban Legend worth the price?

| September 17, 2012 | 1 Comment
REVIEW: Is the Herban Legend worth the price?

Many UNC Charlotte students had the opportunity to try out some food from The Herban Legend food truck, a new addition to UNC Charlotte located right outside of Prospector. Brian Seeley, Herban Legend chef, gave me a pretty good insight about what his truck is all about. “The Herban Legend is a gourmet food truck, […]

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A ‘major’ TV Guide for students

| September 13, 2012 | 0 Comments
A ‘major’ TV Guide for students

Starting this month, many of this fall’s most anticipated shows premiere, making the unbearable hiatus before knowing how tense cliffhangers will turn out a thing of the past. This month is also the time for most of your classes to start kicking into third gear, meaning you may not exactly have the time to watch your […]

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School Tools Campaign helps kids in need

| September 13, 2012 | 0 Comments
School Tools Campaign helps kids in need

For the sixth, UNC Charlotte teamed up with two community organizations to collect school supplies for children in the area who are not able to get supplies themselves for the annual School Tools Campaign. From Aug. 13 to 27, UNC Charlotte students were invited to place school supplies, including pencils, colored pencils, glue sticks, markers […]

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September: fashion’s biggest month

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
September: fashion’s biggest month

If you’re a hard-core fashion geek, or if you’re even remotely interested in the world of fashion, then you know that once September rolls around the fashion world is in a state of shock (in a good way of course). Since September is when all of fashion’s most coveted designers are showcasing their Spring and […]

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