Issue 42, April 27, 2018

Stake Your Claim Newsletter
Date Published: Friday, April 27, 2018
Issue: 42

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

Corpse Flower


Corpse Flower
Take time to smell the (smelly) flowers – UNC Charlotte’s unique Titan Arum is about to bloom.

Groundbreaking Research


Dr. Pinku Mukherjee
Cancer researcher Pinku Mukherjee receives UNC Charlotte’s most prestigious faculty award for her innovative approach to early breast cancer detection.

Alumni Accolades


Alumni Accolades
Check out the eight extraordinary individuals comprising the Alumni Association’s Awards Class of 2018.

City Walks


City Walks around Charlotte
Enjoy a walk while discovering things you never knew about Charlotte – tales many residents haven’t even heard.

Call of the Wild


Call of the Wild
The Ecology Wildlife Foundation invests big in UNC Charlotte’s Venture Program.

Legislative Briefing


Get the latest updates on UNC Charlotte’s 2018 Legislative Priorities
Get the latest updates on UNC Charlotte’s 2018 Legislative Priorities.

Five Cool Things


5 Cool Things
The Green Tie Gala, a student veteran whose injury led him to serve others and 24 hours of dancing raises $101K for Levine Children’s Hospital.

Exponential: $150,862,158 raised to date