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Graduate Student Turns to Nanoscience to Seek Clean Water Solutions

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As people worldwide cry out for safe drinking water, UNC Charlotte master’s degree student Billy Johnson has discovered a way to help, through nanoscience. Working with his UNC Charlotte faculty mentor Jordan Poler, Johnson has developed a novel nanomaterial.

Odyssean Scholar’s Perspective Shifts During Study Abroad

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A semester in Spain taught UNC Charlotte political science major and Odyssean scholar Emma Frantz that exposure to different political and cultural practices can broaden the mind.

Research Readiness: Undergraduates Work Alongside Professors

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Hundreds of UNC Charlotte undergraduates have participated in the Charlotte Research Scholars initiative at UNC Charlotte in a 10-week summer program. Those chosen receive a scholarship to work closely with faculty mentors conducting research and participate in professional development sessions to better prepare them for graduate school and careers.

Model UN Continues to Build Legacy, Academic Focus

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The UNC Charlotte Model United Nations team continues to build its legacy after successfully competing in two conferences last semester, earning top awards at each. These successes and expansions in the program continue a winning record and set the stage for the future.

Great Decisions Lectures Feature College Research

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Great Decisions, a national program of the Foreign Policy Association, is the largest non-partisan citizen education effort of its kind. In North Carolina, the Office of International Programs at UNC Charlotte is the state coordinator. This year’s lecture series consists of five weekly sessions beginning Wednesday, January 27, and is an opportunity for citizens to meet, discuss and learn...