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Communication Studies Faculty, Team Win Regional Emmy

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

Garden to Showcase Native Flora, Sustainable Practices

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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.


Researcher Warns of Drug That Can Sidestep Regulation, Result in Death

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UNC Charlotte researcher John Stogner is sounding the alarm about a drug that is 5 to 15 times stronger than heroin -- and escapes detection on drug screens unless doctors specifically look for it.

Student with Visual Impairment Joins in Exploration of New Culture

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Imagine studying abroad as a visually impaired student -- learning about new cultures, languages and people, while adapting to an unfamiliar host university. This was UNC Charlotte psychology major Taneka Robertson’s experience this summer during a study abroad trip to Xiamen, China.

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.

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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Midnight Madness – Writing Resources Center
December 02, 2014 8:00 PM
Cameron 125
Celebration of Faculty Achievement
December 18, 2014 12:00 PM
Harris Alumni Center at Johnson Glen