University of North Carolina Charlotte Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. DA: Rape charge dismissed against a UNCC studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | WBTV

    Nearly two months after he was charged with second-degree rape, the charge has been dismissed against a University of North Carolina at Charlotte student. According to the Mecklenburg County District Attorney, the charge was dropped against 18-year-old Joshua Arford.

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  2. Charlotte: Design competition, affinity group, soiree, Walk for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: April 7, 2017 in Carolinas News Notes Updated: April 6, 2017 at 8:03 pm ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor Pictured Above: A University of North Carolina at Charlotte School of Architecture team of faculty and students has won the 2017 American Institute of Architects Small Project Practitioners Small Project Design Competition for EFFERVESCE. CHARLOTTE, N.C.- A University of North Carolina at Charlotte School of Architecture team of faculty and students has won the 2017 American Institute of Architects Small Project Practitioners Small Project Design Competition.

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  3. Jaye Loyd Named Assistant Women's Volleyball CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | UC San Diego Tritons

    The University of California San Diego is pleased to welcome Jaye Loyd as its new Assistant Women's Volleyball Coach. The announcement was made Thursday by Head Coach Ricci Luyties .

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  4. UNC Charlotte pleading for return of topiary tree to botanical gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | WSOCTV

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  5. Transgender bathroom bill'shit to North Carolina economyamounts to scant - rounding error'Read the original story

    Apr 3, 2017 | Lucianne.com

    It turns out that the economic devastation to North Carolina wrought by the much-publicized boycott over House Bill 2 wasn't all that devastating - and it wasn't all about HB2. Overlooked in the uproar leading up to last week's repeal of the disputed transgender bathroom bill was its negligible impact on the state's economy: The loss of business, concerts and sporting events represented just 6/100ths of 1 percent of the state's nearly $500 billion annual economy.

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  6. Transgender bathroom bill's hit to North Carolina economy amounts to 'rounding error'Read the original story

    Apr 3, 2017 | Washington Times

    An Associated Press determined that a much-publicized boycott over North Carolina's transgender bathroom law would cost the state $3.76 billion over the next 12 years, but it's not entirely clear that HB2 was the sole factor driving out companies. (Associated ... more > It turns out that the economic devastation to North Carolina wrought by the much-publicized boycott over House Bill 2 wasn't all that devastating - and it wasn't all about HB2.

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  7. Sexual assault prevention study to focus on young men in military, alcohol useRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    Fort Bragg will host a nearly $3 million study aimed at creating a program that addresses sexual assault and high-risk alcohol use on military installations. The study is already underway.

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  8. Care Packages for Active Heroes Collected by Veteran Gerry BeaversRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | PRWeb

    Veteran Gerry Beavers , of HomeWell Senior Care of Louisville, spearheads donation drive from April 1-May 26 for local veterans in need. Some have come back broken and need our help.

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  9. Historic, Progressive John A. Holmes High SchoolRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    At the recent Chowan County Board of Commissioners' Retreat, one of the commissioners remarked that Chowan County was referred to in the past as "Historic, Progressive Chowan County." At first blush, referring to something as both historic and progressive seems to be a bit like an oxymoron.

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  10. 'Real Talk' session makes an impression at Livingstone CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | WBTV

    Provided to WBTV by Livingstone College: There is an often quoted saying by Livingstone College President Jimmy Jenkins, "A picture is worth a thousand words." Dr. Jenkins says he also believes a role-model can serve that same purpose by giving his students an example of someone who took the right pathway to a better life.

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  11. North Carolina plastics apprentices look at opportunities, challengesRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | Plastics News

    The mold making sector in the United States has an aging workforce - more than half its workers are over 45 years old. Ten of the company's 35 employees are active apprentices, recently out of high school.

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  12. Why the Carolina Panthers should consider drafting OJ HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Isportsweb.com

    Anytime a team has a top-10 pick in the NFL draft, it's an opportunity to draft a franchise player who could lead the team for years to come. While we've seen plenty of great players enter the league through early draft picks, we've seen just as many players who have failed to meet expectations.

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  13. What does Cam Newton's surgery mean for the Carolina Panthers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Isportsweb.com

    It's easy to be worried as a Carolina Panthers fan right now. Anytime a franchise quarterback has surgery on his throwing shoulder, it is cause for concern to say the least.

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  14. UNCC student sees more security while in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | WSOCTV

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  15. Genius Cubes Are Coming to Stimulate Genius Minds WorldwideRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2017 | SBWire

    After more than four decades when the legendary Rubik Cubes were first invented in 1974 by a Hungarian professor and artist, Erno Rubik, a new invention has arrived to stimulate the minds of geniuses worldwide. David Jaap, a mathematician and a genius from Rockwell, North Carolina has announced that he will be seeking public support to back and promote his new project on Kickstarter called ' Genius Cubes '.

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  16. The University of North Carolina at Charlotte Selects Ex Libris Alma...Read the original story

    Mar 22, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Ex LibrisA , a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that the University of North Carolina at Charlotte has chosen the Ex Libris AlmaA library management service and PrimoA discovery and delivery solution. UNC Charlotte's J. Murrey Atkins Library selected the Ex Libris solutions as an integrated, best-in-class implementation to meet patron expectations and take the library into the future.

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  17. Recent ORAU annual meeting highlighted compliance complexity in higher educationRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Florida. Carl Mahler, executive director of the Office of Technology Transfer, University of North Carolina Charlotte, briefed attendees on patent laws put in place in 2011 which potentially work to the disadvantage of educational institutions. ...

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  18. Raleigh apartment fire focuses attention on wood construction in CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | WSOCTV

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  19. LGBTQ archives in two cities ensure that history lives onRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Q-Notes

    History has been made for the LGBTQ community over the past several decades, but preserving that history is as important as the events themselves. That's the philosophy that guided the Durham County Library to begin an exhibit on LGBTQ history through the North Carolina Collection.

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  20. Why Do Cannibals Eat People?By Candida MossRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    Last week, in a brief clip on the CNN show Believer , the show's host Reza Aslan participated in an Aghori ritual in which he seemed to ingest human brains. Even though Aslan went to great pains to emphasize that cannibalism is a fringe religious practice, even among the Aghori, the episode drew criticism.

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