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Alumna Grows Interest in Food Issues

Paul and Jesus: How the Apostle Transformed Christianity

Garden to Showcase Native Flora, Sustainable Practices

Communication Studies Faculty, Team Win Regional Emmy

Center for the Study of the New South Hosts "Real Talk" Conversations

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Talk on “Paul and Jesus: How the Apostle Transformed Christianity”

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The Apostle Paul is the single most influential figure in human history, suggests UNC Charlotte Religious Studies Professor James Tabor in his latest book, Paul and Jesus How the Apostle Transformed Christianity. Tabor argues that Paul has done more to shape all we think about almost everything than anyone else. In terms of influence, Paul trumps even the great “founders,” whether Jesus, Moses, the Buddha, or Mohammed.

Political Science Researcher Earns Prestigious Prize for Book on Congress

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UNC Charlotte political science and public administration researcher Eric S. Heberlig has received a national prize for the most significant book on the U.S. Congress, awarded by the Lyndon Baines Johnson Foundation. The foundation awarded the D.B. Hardeman Prize to Heberlig and Bruce A. Larson of Gettysburg College.

Former East Berlin Prisoner to Give Talk at Commemoration of Berlin Wall Fall

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Mario Röllig, who spent 3 months in East Berlin’s Hohenschönhausen prison in 1987 for trying to flee communist East Germany, will tell his story on Sunday, Nov. 9, during an afternoon of public activities to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

For Public Service, Communication Studies Staff Member Wins Statewide Award

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For his work as a mentor, UNC Charlotte Communication Studies staff member David Landrum has received the 2014 North Carolina Governor’s Award for Excellence in Public Service. This award is the highest honor a state employee may receive.

College Names Diverse Group As CLASS-ACT Team

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Six UNC Charlotte students from varied backgrounds will act as student advisors to the Dean’s Office in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, drawing from their experiences with their studies, internships, and leadership positions.

Biology Major Overcomes Obstacles; Earns GSK Opportunity Scholarship

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UNC Charlotte biology major Kayla Kinard has defeated struggles and overcome obstacles that could have stopped her in her mission for an education. Instead, she has found her efforts rewarded with one of six GSK Opportunity Scholarships, awarded to students who have conquered adversity to pursue education.

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Exploding Canons: Under The Lake
October 21, 2014 5:30 PM
Lilly Family Gallery, Davidson College (Chambers Building)
Cleaning Databases with Stata®
October 22, 2014 2:00 PM
Friday 339
Dr. Bertha Maxwell Roddey Distinguished Africana Lecture
October 22, 2014 5:30 PM
Rowe, room 130
Data Mining: Fuzzy Logic and Fuzzy Regression
October 24, 2014 1:00 PM
Colvard 5095