Issue 14 October 2015

Stake Your Claim Newsletter
Date Published: Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Issue: 14

Welcome to SYC, a UNC Charlotte newsletter designed to make it easy for you to stay connected with Charlotte’s urban research university. Top stories, strategic priorities, current media exposure and social media connections will all be a part of SYC. We hope consolidating our news this way will unclutter your inbox and make it easy to Stake Your Claim.

Top Stories

The Checkered Flag


Matt Tifft’s #20 UNC Charlotte Toyota
Student Matt Tifft secures a top 10 finish in his NASCAR XFINITY debut--in a UNC Charlotte-branded car.

Alumni Celebrate a New Home


Hauser Alumni Pavilion
University dedicates the Nancy and David Hauser Alumni Pavilion at the first night game on Sept. 26.

Around the World in a Day


40th annual International Festival on Oct. 17.
UNC Charlotte is your passport to adventure during the 40th annual International Festival on Oct. 17.

Legislative Update


North Carolina State Legislature Building
Legislature Adjourns: Science building goes to the voters; budget includes several wins for UNC Charlotte.

Childress Klein Takes Ownership


Steve Ott, Fred Klein, Chancellor Dubois, Don Childress
The newly named Childress Klein Center for Real Estate brings the largest gift in the center’s history.

5 Cool Things


Our list of “fun things to know.”
Our list of “fun things to know.”