Tag: Student Organizations

Senate Update: Senators sworn into office, new student orgs

| May 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Senate Update: Senators sworn into office, new student orgs

The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association (SGA) held their weekly student senate legislative meeting April 27. Swearing In Fourteen new senators along with four executive cabinet members were sworn into student government on Thursday. While the senators did not run for the positions, they applied for the vacant positions after elections and were then interviewed and chosen. Kyra […]

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Sit-in Pray-in advocates for meditation-prayer room

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
Sit-in Pray-in advocates for meditation-prayer room

For the past year, President of the Muslim Student Association (MSA) Abrar Al-Shaer has stayed up, waiting until midnight so she could reserve library study rooms- study rooms where Muslim students would go to pray throughout the day. Muslims pray five times in any given day. Without a dedicated space on campus, these students have to resort […]

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SGA update Oct. 30

| November 4, 2014 | 1 Comment
SGA update Oct. 30

The UNC Charlotte Student Government Association (SGA) weekly Student Senate legislative meeting was held Oct. 30. Wifi Issues on Campus Information and Technology has recognizes that there are some areas on campus where the Wifi signal is either too weak or nonexistent. The issue is that there are not enough ports to cover all areas […]

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UNC Charlotte builds on a new Homecoming tradition

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
UNC Charlotte builds on a new Homecoming tradition

In mid October, a small house slowly began to rise on the corner of University City Boulevard and John Kirk Drive, just behind East Deck. Two weeks and more than 250 volunteers later, Peggy McMullen’s new house – and UNC Charlotte’s homecoming Habitat for Humanity project – is finally ready to head for it’s permanent […]

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New student organizations, Card Access Act passed for architecture students

| November 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
New student organizations, Card Access Act passed for architecture students

To kick off Nov. 21’s meeting, Jason Harsto reminded the group that this would be the last meeting of the semester. The first order of business discussed was new student organizations. One representative from a group stated his group helped “prepare people to be better alums.” To ensure that his interest group had the qualifications […]

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Officially Armed: QCA becomes an official student organization

| September 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
Officially Armed: QCA becomes an official student organization

As organized as they were, Queen City Army (QCA) lacked only one thing that set them apart from other organizations on campus. However, glancing at the passionate soccer fans at the 49ers next home game against Campbell – nothing will seem different. They will still be cheering and singing. There will be one major difference […]

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New Latin organization approved by SGA

| January 25, 2012 | 0 Comments
New Latin organization approved by SGA

UNC Charlotte gained a new organization this past week with the approval of the Interested Ladies of Lambda Theta Alpha, a Latin sorority. Although Latin American women founded the sorority the ladies of Lambda Theta Alpha are pushing the message that their focus is those who are “Latin by tradition not definition.” There are currently […]

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Student organization hosts movie showing for charity

| September 20, 2011 | 0 Comments
Student organization hosts movie showing for charity

The UNC Charlotte Guild: Science Fiction and Fantasy Club will host a charity event in conjunction with the Charlotte Browncoats from Friday, Sept. 16, 2011, through Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011. The event, called Can’t Stop the Serenity (CSTS), is a screening of the movie Serenity, and will benefit Equality Now (EN) and the United Service […]

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