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Newswise: UNC Charlotte Opens the Carolinas' First Interdisciplinary School of Data Science

UNC Charlotte Opens the Carolinas' First Interdisciplinary School of Data Science

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

UNC Charlotte has opened the Carolinas' first School of Data Science. The interdisciplinary school allows UNC Charlotte to expand on its programs in the field and open up the growing and diverse field of data science to students with varied career interests.

Channels: Back to School, Economics, Education, In the Workplace,

Released:
14-Jan-2020 10:15 AM EST

Education

Newswise: UNC Charlotte Wins APLU Degree Completion Award

UNC Charlotte Wins APLU Degree Completion Award

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

UNC Charlotte is recognized as a national leader in the effort to develop comprehensive programs to increase student retention and graduation rates by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU); the organization named the University the winner of its 2019 Degree Completion Award.

Channels: Education,

Released:
21-Nov-2019 11:05 AM EST
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Education

Newswise: UNC Charlotte Partners with The Washington Center for RNC Student Learning Experience

UNC Charlotte Partners with The Washington Center for RNC Student Learning Experience

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Through a partnership with The Washington Center, UNC Charlotte will host hundreds of students from across the country for an extraordinary two-week educational program during next summer's Republican National Convention.

Channels: All Journal News, Education, Government/Law, History, In the Workplace, Media and Journalism,

Released:
13-Nov-2019 10:55 AM EST
Announcement

Education

UNC Charlotte Economist Addresses a Decade of Growth, Offers Forecast for the Future

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

The economy of the United States and North Carolina, as of July 2019, is now experiencing the longest economic expansion since 1854. While at a modest rate, the national and state economies do continue to grow, and this consistent, decade-long expansion is significant, professor and economist John Connaughton said.

Channels: Economics,

Released:
13-Sep-2019 8:05 AM EDT
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Search Committee Named for UNC Charlotte's Next Chancellor

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte Board of Trustees has named its search committee to begin the process of recommending finalists for consideration to become the next chancellor of UNC Charlotte, following Philip L. Dubois’ previously announced plans to retire effective June 30, 2020.

Channels: Education,

Released:
29-Aug-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Education

Newswise: Evidence of the 587/586 BCE Babylonian Conquest of Jerusalem Found in Mount Zion Excavation

Evidence of the 587/586 BCE Babylonian Conquest of Jerusalem Found in Mount Zion Excavation

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Researchers digging at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte’s ongoing archaeological excavation on Mount Zion in Jerusalem have announced a second significant discovery from the 2019 season – clear evidence of the Babylonian conquest of the city from 587/586 BCE.

Channels: Archaeology and Anthropology, History, Religion,

Released:
12-Aug-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: Archaeological Evidence Verifies Long-Doubted Medieval Historical Accounts of First Crusade Conquest

Archaeological Evidence Verifies Long-Doubted Medieval Historical Accounts of First Crusade Conquest

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte-led archaeological dig on Jerusalem’s Mount Zion has been going on for over a decade. This year's findings confirm previously unverified details from nearly thousand-year-old historical accounts of the First Crusade.

Channels: Archaeology and Anthropology, History,

Released:
23-Jul-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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Newswise: Drug Companies' Sexually Explicit Ads Reaching Too Many Young Viewers

Drug Companies' Sexually Explicit Ads Reaching Too Many Young Viewers

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Research indicates that virtually every day, millions of children and adolescents are being bombarded by sexually explicit direct-to-consumer advertising, despite pharmaceutical CEOs’ claims to the contrary.

Channels: Business Ethics, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Pharmaceuticals, All Journal News,

Released:
10-Jul-2019 3:05 PM EDT
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Gun Control Debate May Prompt Interest in Firearm Ownership

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Dr. Laura Gunn, an associate professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences, and colleagues found that while violent attacks cause interest in gun control to spike, the rise in gun control debate may lead to increases in searches related to purchasing a gun more than the violent attacks themselves.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Guns and Violence, Government/Law, U.S. Politics, PLOS ONE,

Released:
10-Apr-2019 11:10 AM EDT
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The Childress Klein Center for Real Estate Presents Analysis of 'The State of Housing in Charlotte'

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

The Charlotte region has a population that is growing faster than its housing stock. As a result, prices are rising for all housing faster than inflation. This increase in prices is affecting both owner-occupied and rental properties.

Channels: Entrepreneurship,

Released:
22-Feb-2019 2:05 PM EST
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