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Respiratory Therapy Program Earns Top Five Ranking

   August 7, 2019

The UNC Charlotte online bachelor’s degree in respiratory therapy is ranked fifth nationally in the 2019-2020 BestColleges rankings.

To compile its rankings, BestColleges reviews data from National Center for Education Statistics. The organization considers the following factors: Academics...

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Incoming CHHS Dean Quoted in Time Article on Step Counts

   July 11, 2019

Dr. Catrine Tudor-Locke, who will begin her tenure as Dean of the College of Health and Human Services in August, was quoted in a Time.com article on health and step-counts. Dr. Tudor-Locke is one of the nation's foremost experts on the topic.

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UNC Charlotte Appoints New Dean of College of Health and Human Services

   April 26, 2019

The UNC Charlotte community is pleased to welcome Catrine Tudor-Locke as dean of the College of Health and Human Services beginning August 2019. Tudor-Locke joins the University from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where she is associate dean for research and administration in the School of Public Health and Health Sciences. Prior to her current...

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Kinesiology Student Named UNC Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant

   April 22, 2019

Kinesiology master’s student Kaitie Wilkers has been named a UNC Charlotte Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant (TA) for 2018-19.

The Graduate School hosts the Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award annually to honor top TAs nominated by faculty supervisors for...

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VENTURE OUTDOOR LEADERSHIP ADDS NEW ELEMENTS TO CHALLENGE COURSE

   January 15, 2019

Imagine being 25 feet in the air, balancing atop a telephone pole. Your legs are trembling at the sight of the ground below, and you are connected only to a single safety rope. Your next move will require focus and determination. So, you breathe in deeply and jump.

Participants will experience this anxiety-producing thrill with either of two new elements recently installed at Venture...

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The Courtside Clinician: Athletic Training at UNC Charlotte

   December 4, 2018
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Hard Candy and a Car Crash: Students Intervene in Pair of Emergencies

   July 9, 2018

You don't know how you'll respond in an emergency until you face one.  Across UNC Charlotte’s campus, hundreds of students in health-related majors study to become professionals trained to step in at those critical moments.  Over the spring semester, two exercise science...

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Student Researcher Perseveres, Earns NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

   May 8, 2018

UNC Charlotte’s Devin Clegg sees a strong linkage between his selection for a prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship and lessons he learned when conducting research and playing football with the Charlotte 49ers.

Clegg, who completed his bachelor’s degree in exercise science at UNC Charlotte in 2016, is pursuing a master’s degree in biology at UNC Charlotte...

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"Communiversity" Provides Support to Region's Latino Immigrant Community

   May 1, 2018

UNC Charlotte and the Camino Community Center have officially dedicated The Communiversity at Camino. The program, whose name recognizes the combined power of the pair, builds on and amplifies the efforts of Camino, a community-based organization that has provided resources to the Latino immigrant community of Charlotte since 2004, and serves over 20,000 people annually. 

Camino offers...

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Exercise Science Grad Earns National Science Foundation Fellowship

   April 25, 2018

UNC Charlotte exercise science alumnus Devin Clegg has received a prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation (GRFP).

Clegg, who is currently pursuing a master’s degree in biology at UNC Charlotte, will receive three years of financial support over a five-year fellowship period ($34,000 annual stipend and $12,000 cost-of-education allowance to the...

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