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“On Location”: An architectural experience of innovative design

| October 27, 2017 | 0 Comments
“On Location”: An architectural experience of innovative design

The “On Location” exhibit is a visionary collection of innovative architecture. It is comprised of four architectural practices: AGENCY, GELPI Projects, SILO AR+D and studio: indigenous.  UNC Charlotte School of Architecture professor Mark Manack put together this exhibit with his esteemed colleagues from all over the globe. Posted on the exhibit are notes about the […]

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Performance Review: “Symphony of Diversity”

| May 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Performance Review: “Symphony of Diversity”

The Symphony of Diversity was the best orchestra concert I have attended. It highlighted different cultures from all over the world, and each piece was carefully selected to fit a common theme of coming together and sharing music coming from different cultures. The concert started off with a beginners violin group called MusicalMinds. The group […]

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A Dangerous Serenity: The Art of Sanskrit

| March 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
A Dangerous Serenity: The Art of Sanskrit

Photos by Chris Crews. There is always a sense of serenity when walking towards the Student Union art gallery.  The sound of someone playing the piano carries down the hall joined by people chatting, and this time, the distinctive smell of barbecue sauce.  It’s a calming atmosphere, and it gives those who go a little […]

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Holi Moli 2017: the Festival of Colors Celebrates Spring

| March 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
Holi Moli 2017: the Festival of Colors Celebrates Spring

Photos by Chimena Ihebuzor. On Saturday, March 18, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte celebrated the Holi Moli festival. Holi is the Hindu festival of colors that welcomes spring and celebrates the new life and energy of the season. It is celebrated at the end of the winter season, on the last full moon […]

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From Pain to Passion: A Brief Musical Story of Velgas

| March 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
From Pain to Passion: A Brief Musical Story of Velgas

In the wake of the release of his first EP, I spoke with Johannes Stahl a.k.a. Velgas, an on-campus experimental dance/electronic music artist about how he got started with music, the EP and where he plans to go from here. So to start, tell us about yourself, anything you want people to know about you. […]

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Lost in a Lackluster Laser Tag Labyrinth

| February 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
Lost in a Lackluster Laser Tag Labyrinth

Much like every CAB event, no matter how extravagant or purely dull it may sound, you never know what you might get. When I heard that the highly-intense and competitive pastime of laser tag was coming to UNC Charlotte, I was of course skeptical at first. I questioned who might show up, what the event […]

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The delivery debacle

| October 16, 2013 | 0 Comments
The delivery debacle

Living on campus, many students don’t have a car. This means that going out for a bite to eat or even to get groceries is a rarity at best. This can be alleviated somewhat by restaurants that will deliver meals right to your dorm or apartment building. As of now, there are only two major […]

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Smoking regulations enforced on campus

| May 31, 2012 | 0 Comments
Smoking regulations enforced on campus

UNC Charlotte is a university that ensures safety and cleanliness for all its students, faculty and staff. In order to maintain a healthy campus environment, students should be aware of the different rules and regulations for smoking on campus. The university does not prohibit smoking altogether, but anywhere in and around the residential facilities smoking […]

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Actors from the London Stage presents “The Tempest”

| November 1, 2011 | 0 Comments
Actors from the London Stage presents “The Tempest”

Five actors, three shows, one week. Actors from the London Stage (AFTLS) will perform William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” for three consecutive days as part of a weeklong residency at UNC Charlotte. AFTLS is a touring Shakespeare company based in London and the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. The troupe began 35 years ago by […]

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“Last Tuesday Concert” night unwelcoming for Holy Ghost Tent Revival

| October 27, 2011 | 0 Comments
“Last Tuesday Concert” night unwelcoming for Holy Ghost Tent Revival

As I settled into my table at After Hours on the night of Oct. 25, 2011 to see a band play that I had seen many times before in much bigger venues, only one thought was going through my mind, “This isn’t right.” The band was Holy Ghost Tent Revival (HGTR), a folk rock band that […]

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