Issue 19, April 2016

Stake Your Claim Newsletter
Date Published: Friday, April 1, 2016
Issue: 19

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

Spring Flings


UNC Charlotte in spring
From exciting sporting events to tranquil strolls through the Botanical Gardens, we share ten ways to enjoy spring on campus.

Air Made Visible


"Particle Falls"
Exposing Charlotte pollution in real time, the animated light projection "Particle Falls" delivers a revealing look at Uptown’s air quality.

$90 Million Victory


$90 Million Victory
The votes are in. Thanks to overwhelming voter approval, UNC Charlotte will receive $90 million for a new science building.

Rocketing Through the Ceiling


Women + Girls Research Alliance
Charlotte’s most influential leaders shine a spotlight on economic mobility for "Women + Girls" at the 2016 Summit.

Five Cool Things: April 2016


Five Cool Things
Take a glance at our list of "fun things to know."