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College Researchers, Authors Publish 32 Books in 2014

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

Researcher Receives Highest Accolade

Shenk Receives Graduate Mentoring Award

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The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, cognizant of its history as the foundational college at UNC Charlotte, North Carolina’s urban research university, advances the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge in the traditional areas of liberal arts and sciences and in emerging areas of study.  We are committed to developing an inclusive environment where diversity, in all its forms, is valued and incorporated in the full-range of college activities. 


Mellichamp Native Terrace Opens at UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens

Scholar Named Fellow at National Humanities Center

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UNC Charlotte researcher Akin Ogundiran has been named a Fellow at the National Humanities Center for the upcoming academic year. He will join 36 other distinguished scholars from 32 institutions across the United States and eight foreign countries working on a wide array of projects.

National Science Foundation Names Graduate Research Fellows

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Physics major Jennifer Kassel and mathematics and computer science major Jonathan Knighten have received two of the three National Science […]

College Honors Faculty Members with 2015 Teaching Awards

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Janna Shedd, Tonya Bates and Robin James have received the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences’ 2015 Teaching Awards for their dedication, teaching and research contributions and lasting impact on students.

College Honors Faculty for Teaching Excellence

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College of Liberal Arts & Sciences faculty will be celebrated for their teaching excellence during an awards event on Monday, April 27, beginning at 3 p.m. in Salon A of the James H. Barnhardt Student Activity Center. At the ceremony, the nine finalists for the college’s teaching excellence awards will be recognized.

Writing Faculty’s Digital Installation Featured in Film at Hunt Library

Heritage Tourism Graduate Students Learn From Research Trip

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Graduate students in Karen L. Cox’s heritage tourism class traveled to Charleston in March to experience how tourism companies and historic sites portray the city’s heritage, gaining deeper insight into life in Charleston during the colonial era and beyond.

Writing Group Helps Veterans and Families Process Experiences

Historian Receives Midwestern History Association Prize for Best Book

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UNC Charlotte historian Aaron Shapiro has received The Midwestern History Association’s annual Jon Gjerde Prize for the best book on a Midwestern history topic for his book "The Lure of the North Woods: Cultivating Tourism in the Upper Midwest."

Journalism Students Earn Award for “Covering Poverty in America”

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Commencement – College of Liberal Arts & Sciences May 2015
May 09, 2015 10:00 AM
Halton Arena in the James H. Barnhardt Student Activity Center
Grand Opening of the Mellichamp Native Terrace
May 31, 2015 4:00 PM
UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens
Counting Carbon in Trees from Space
June 06, 2015 11:00 AM
NC Museum of Natural Sciences, Nature Research Center, The Daily Planet Café, 11 West Jones Street, Raleigh, NC 27601