Issue 15, November 2015

Stake Your Claim Newsletter
Date Published: Friday, November 6, 2015
Issue: 15

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

Lowe’s CEO and Alum Invests in Belk College of Business


Robert Niblock and Belk College Dean, Steve Ott
Robert Niblock (’84) donates $2.5 million for student professional development.

Students Helping Students


UNC Charlotte students helping other students
Crowdfunding initiative supports peer endeavors.

Legislative Update: November 2015


Rep. Dean Arp (’99), Gov. McCrory and Chancellor Dubois
All the good news on the bond bill, plus Sen. Burr talks cyber security.

Campus Construction Report


Levine Hall
See the latest campus additions and Niner projects in progress.

Five Cool Things: November 2015


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