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Zuzu African Acrobats Amaze and Astound

| September 9, 2018 | 0 Comments
Zuzu African Acrobats Amaze and Astound

On Sept. 7, in the Student Union, a gymnast did handstands. As if it were too easy, he began to try something a little more daring–balancing on top of chairs. One chair after another, the gymnast would lift, then push himself up, and balance, feet in the air. At three chairs, the acrobat started to […]

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NOW hosts Murder Mystery Dinner

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments
NOW hosts Murder Mystery Dinner

Hard crimes like murder don’t usually strike on campus. Until now. Niners on the Weekend (NOW) is hosting a Murder Mystery Dinner event Saturday, April 28, 2012, at 7 p.m. in the Student Union. The show is free and open to all UNC Charlotte students. “This event will be fun and exciting. Actors get up on […]

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Relay for Life draws over 1,000 participants

| April 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
Relay for Life draws over 1,000 participants

Friday, April 13, 2012, UNC Charlotte held its annual Relay for Life on the Belk Track and Field Complex. Relay for Life, a benefit program through the American Cancer Society that has sub-events all over the country, drew over 1,000 participants from the university area this year. “We had so many teams and participants come […]

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UNC Charlotte plans to take back each and every night from domestic violence

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
UNC Charlotte plans to take back each and every night from domestic violence

“Take Back the Night,” a UNC Charlotte hosted event, is meant to raise awareness about domestic violence against women and families. The event will begin Thursday, April 12, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. at the Belk Tower and is scheduled to last about an hour or two. According to the Domestic Violence Resource Center, one in […]

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Amnesty International art show raises awareness on Middle East conflict

| February 21, 2012 | 1 Comment
Amnesty International art show raises awareness on Middle East conflict

UNC Charlotte organization Amnesty International will host an event concerning Palestinian art and resistance in relation to the wall Israel established in 2003. This event will take place Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Lucas Room. William Parry, a guest speaker from Britain, will be attending the event. Parry will […]

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Kannapolis band Based on a True Story coming to Norm’s

| February 9, 2012 | 0 Comments
Kannapolis band Based on a True Story coming to Norm’s

Based on a True Story (B.o.a.T.S), a small unsigned band from Kannapolis, N.C., will be playing in Norm’s lounge on Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 at 7 p.m. Consisting of vocalist Niles Collins, guitarist Andrew Calamari, bassist Michael Phillips and drummer Zack Carpenter, B.o.a.T.S. takes pride in their original sound and performs it with ease. “People […]

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