Issue 22, July 2016

Stake Your Claim Newsletter
Date Published: Friday, July 8, 2016
Issue: 22

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.

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Top Stories

Coming Down the Track


Light rail advancing down a track
We’ve got the latest updates on the LYNX Blue Line Extension, including a new website for information.

Legislative Update: July 2016


Budget approved
General Assembly Adjourns: Final budget includes wins for UNC Charlotte.

Two Minutes with the 704 Shop


704 Shop logo
We sat down with UNC Charlotte alums and founders of Charlotte’s hottest fashion trend.

Five Cool Things: July 2016


Five cool things
Take a glance at our list of “fun things to know.”

Founders Celebration

This fall brings the 70th anniversary of the beginning of the institution we know today as UNC Charlotte.  

Mark the week of September 19 and watch upcoming editions of SYC for details on a series of special events that will celebrate our history and kick off an even greater, transformational future for UNC Charlotte.