“The building itself really serves as the front door for the university and our business partners here," says interim Vice Chancellor for Research and Economic Development at UNC Charlotte, Rick Tankersley.
The tuition freeze is effective immediately and will apply to incoming freshmen, transfer students and current undergraduates for the 2019-’20 year - traditional undergraduate students enrolled in the Boiling Springs campus program.
At a brief court appearance Wednesday, a judge allowed Lori Loughlin to be released on $1 million bond and travel to the area around Vancouver, Canada, to work but otherwise imposed strict travel restrictions.
Fifteen students were aboard the bus when it crashed into a townhome off Statesville Avenue near Norris Avenue, blocking all inbound lanes of Statesville Avenue just south of Atando Avenue, officials say. It happened just before 8:30 a.m.
For many years, educators focused on making four-year college an option for all students. But while schools across North Carolina have celebrated rising graduation rates, critics have noted that many of those grads lack the academic skills for college and the career skills to get a good job.
When NBA sharpshooter Joe Harris was winning the 3-Point-Contest during the NBA All-Star Game festivities in Charlotte this past weekend, he probably didn’t realize he may be getting a lot of new fans for a reason unrelated to his basketball skills.
With thousands of people expected to visit Charlotte over the weekend for the NBA All-Star events, several schools in and around uptown will be closing early on Friday to accommodate for heavy traffic and road closures.
In a battle that Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools continues to fight, parents say the ultimate choice is figuring out what’s best for children’s needs and making sure it is gone about in the right way. CMS says House Bill 514 isn’t going to get us there.
School teachers are starting to notice that your child’s needs go beyond Math, English or Science. At West Lincoln Middle School, teachers and counselors have created something that’s called the ‘Zen Room’ for emotional support.
The yet-unnamed school just off Providence Road, in the Rea Farms development between Ardrey Kell Road and Interstate 485, will pull students from Ballantyne, Elon Park, Hawk Ridge and Polo Ridge elementary schools and Community House and J.M. Robinson middle schools.
WBTV obtained a copy of the report in the days after UNC-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt abruptly announced her resignation and ordered the immediate removal of the pedestal upon which Silent Sam sat earlier this week.