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Professor ranked among top entrepreneurship scholars worldwide

   March 21, 2018

Franz KellermannsFranz Kellermanns, the Addison H. and Gertrude C. Reese Endowed Chair in International Business, is among the leading scholars worldwide in entrepreneurship, according to the ...

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Professor: Continued economic expansion expected; infrastructure legislation possible

The North Carolina Economy Continues to Grow
   March 13, 2018
The North Carolina economy continues to grow, and legislators will soon consider whether infrastructure spending is around the corner, UNC Charlotte professor and economist John Connaughton says. During the Barings/UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast at UNC Charlotte Center City, Connaughton stated an infrastructure bill could extend the economic expansion for several more years but possibly at the...

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How to Enhance Your Degree and Enrich Your Experience

   March 5, 2018
Many M.S. of Mathematical Finance and M.S. in Economics graduate students do exactly that in Milan. One student in particular, Rachel Mitchener, M.S. in Math Finance student, recently shared about her study abroad experience at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC) in Milan.

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In memory: Thomas C. Turner, pioneering faculty member

   February 23, 2018

Emeritus faculty member Thomas C. Turner, who helped establish the accounting department at UNC Charlotte and remained dedicated to the University throughout his life, died Wednesday, Feb. 21, at the age of 88.

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Professor Rogelberg receives international research award

   January 26, 2018

UNC Charlotte’s Steven Rogelberg is a pioneering researcher in the field of organizational science. In acknowledgement of his profound, international impact on the discipline, Germany’s Alexander von Humboldt Foundation has named him a recipient of its prestigious research award.

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Donation from Lowe's CEO opens Niblock Student Center

   January 22, 2018

Alumnus Robert A. Niblock, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Lowe’s Companies Inc., provided a $2.5 million donation to UNC Charlotte to support and name the Niblock Student Center in the Belk College of Business.

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21 Belk Scholars in Business Analytics receive full scholarships

   January 19, 2018

Ask Adonis Abdullah, a freshman at UNC Charlotte, what the Belk Scholars Program means to him. He will tell you it’s more than the full scholarship or the quality education in the burgeoning field of analytics. It’s the fact that the program gave him a feeling he hadn’t experienced before.

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Master's students win top prizes in international data analytics competition

Students win 3 awards at the 2017 Teradata University Network (TUN) Data and Analytics Challenge
   December 13, 2017

Two graduate student teams from UNC Charlotte won three major awards in the 2017 Teradata University Network (TUN) Data and Analytics Challenge, an international data analytics competition.

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Wells Fargo turns to UNC Charlotte’s Belk College of Business for top talent

   December 11, 2017
Wells Fargo, a leader in the financial services industry, understands the value that well-trained, top-quality graduates bring to a organization. That is why the national corporation approached the Belk College of Business for candidates for the Wells Fargo Quantitative Associate Program. On Monday, November 27, the Belk College proudly welcomed Wells Fargo to the Center City Campus where UNC...

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Metro areas of Charlotte and Raleigh lead the continued N.C. economic expansion

The North Carolina economy will continue to grow in 2018, especially in metro areas along the I-85
   December 5, 2017
The North Carolina economy will continue to grow in 2018, especially in metro areas along the I-85 corridor, UNC Charlotte professor and economist John Connaughton says. Connaughton said that one-quarter of the counties represent the majority of the economic recovery in the state. In particular, the Metropolitan Statistical Areas of Charlotte and Raleigh represent around 85 percent of the state’...

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