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Splashes for Special Olympics

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
Splashes for Special Olympics

Phi Sigma Kappa had their third annual Polar Plunge fundraiser event on Feb. 25, located in the Belk Plaza, to raise money for the Special Olympics of Mecklenburg County. The Polar Plunge is a fundraising event that supports the Special Olympics of North Carolina by allowing participants to jump into a cold body of water during […]

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‘It goes down in the DM’

| November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
‘It goes down in the DM’

UNC Charlotte’s Charlotte Dance Marathon partnered with Levine Children’s Hospital to dance the night away Friday. The annual 12-hour dance marathon began at 7 p.m. and ended at 7 a.m. Saturday morning. Over 300 participants came to support Levine Children’s Hospital and raise money for families with sick children. The night began with a throng […]

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Head shavings for child savings

| October 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
Head shavings for child savings

Claps, high fives and proud chants echoed the room each time a set of three volunteers donated their hair. With the help of 79 of these volunteers, Alpha Omega Epsilon (AOE) hosted a successful event in effort to raise money for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, an organization that specifically obtains funding for childhood cancer research. […]

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Buddy Walk celebrates “different” at Jerry Richardson Stadium

| October 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
Buddy Walk celebrates “different”  at Jerry Richardson Stadium

Ava and Kylee are a lot alike. They’re both seven years old; same heart conditions and the same indestructible bond. They call themselves “The Wonder Twins.” They’re like any other best friends. The only difference is that they have Down syndrome. On Saturday afternoon, “The Wonder Twins” joined 3,000 other people as they walked onto […]

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UNC Charlotte braves the shave for cancer

| September 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
UNC Charlotte braves the shave for cancer

The UNC Charlotte community and Alpha Omega Epsilon (AOE) took a bold stand against childhood cancer Friday night by shaving heads and raising money for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, all in the spirit of finding a cure. The St. Baldrick’s Fundraiser was hosted by AOE and held in the Student Union Friday. It was a […]

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Student organization to hold carwash fundraiser

| September 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Student organization to hold carwash fundraiser

On Sept. 19, students will have the opportunity to have their car washed for free by members of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). UNC Charlotte’s public relations (PR) students are gearing up for the 2015 National PRSSA conference, and in an effort to give more students the opportunity to attend than ever […]

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“Hair grows back, kids don’t”

| November 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
“Hair grows back, kids don’t”

Marissa Burchette may seem like a typical college junior, double majoring in biology and psychology and striving to be a doctor, but at first sight you will notice one thing, she is bald. Some people may be shocked that someone would choose to cut off over two feet of hair, but Burchette found a cause […]

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TOMS Campus Club holds fundraiser at Qdoba Mexican Grill

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
TOMS Campus Club holds fundraiser at Qdoba Mexican Grill

The TOMS campus club is having their first fundraising event of the year at Qdoba Mexican Grill on Thursday, Sept. 26 from 5 p.m. to 9 pm. TOMS is a popular shoe brand that donates shoes to a child in need with every purchase made. Throughout the country, there are campus chapters that help to […]

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