Office of Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs is one of five administrative divisions at UNC Charlotte.  The Office of Academic Affairs/Office of the Provost oversees all operations of the Division of Academic Affairs, providing administrative oversight and academic leadership.

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Latest News

Ventureprise NBC Shark Tank Casting Call
March 27, 2017
Shark Tank, the critically acclaimed, business-themed show is continuing the search for the best entrepreneurs with the best businesses and products that America has to offer. The Emmy-winning show features The Sharks – tough, self-made, multi-millionaire and billionaire tycoons who give budding entrepreneurs the chance to make their American dreams come true; potentially securing deals that could make them millionaires.

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William Worthy's Passport: Travel Restrictions and the Cold War Struggle for Civil and Human Rights
March 27, 2017
In April 1964 Malcolm X boldly challenged black activists to “expand the civil rights struggle to the level of human rights” and “take the case of the black man in this country before the nations in the U.N.” But nearly two years earlier, William Worthy, black America’s star foreign correspondent, had taken his case before both U.S. courts and the United Nations.

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Graduation Gown Recycling
March 27, 2017
An initiative funded by our student green fund, the Charlotte Green Initiative, and launched last semester, is enabling students who want to lessen their environmental impact and turn a waste stream into something beneficial to do so. For the initiative, students targeted their graduation gowns as an item to address.

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Overcoming Hidden Biases & Creating an Inclusive Curriculum
March 27, 2017
Keynote: Overcoming Hidden Biases & Creating an Inclusive Curriculum

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Nate Silver to keynote Analytics Frontiers Conference
March 20, 2017
Nate Silver, renowned statistician, data journalist, and best-selling author, will be in Charlotte as a keynote for the Analytics Frontiers Conference, hosted by UNC Charlotte’s Data Science Initiative. This unique event is open to UNC Charlotte students, faculty and staff.  No RSVP is required but seating is limited.  First come, first seated. Doors open at 7:30 pm.  

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