UNC Charlotte had a milestone year; 2016 saw record-breaking enrollment of nearly 29,000, the most diverse student body ever with representation from 103 countries and more than $40 million in awarded research grants.
There was much to celebrate in 2016 - here are a few favorites:
1. 70th Anniversary:
UNC Charlotte marked its 70th year as an institution by kicking off Exponential: The Campaign for UNC Charlotte to fund student scholarships, recruit and retain talented faculty, enhance the student experience and invest in high impact projects.