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Belk and Levine Scholar Joined Archaeological Excavation Team in Mount Zion

Belk and Levine Scholar Joined Archaeological Excavation Team in Mount Zion

Excavation team finds evidence of Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem during study abroad trip
   November 21, 2019

Researchers digging at UNC 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.

The discovery is of a deposit including layers of ash, arrowheads dating from the period...

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MBA Student-Athletes Bring Lessons of Teamwork and Commitment into the Classroom

MBA Student-Athletes Bring Lessons of Teamwork and Commitment into the Classroom

Learn how three Belk College MBA students are propelling their business careers forward
   November 20, 2019

Q&A WITH CURRENT GRADUATE STUDENTS

Vikas Gowda, Meredith Harris and Evan Shirreffs open up about how athletics, paired with graduate student life, has strengthened their experience as Belk College MBA students....

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Belk College Student and Family Keep Up Father's American Dream

Belk College Student and Family Keep Up Father's American Dream

Two UNC Charlotte students help manage family restaurant after tragedy
   November 14, 2019

Shortly after moving to the United States from Cuba in 2015, Manny Pérez Ochoa and his family were struck with a tragedy. His father, Idael Pérez Maldonado, was killed instantly in a fatal car crash.

Pérez Maldonado had a dream of owning a restaurant and keeping his family close together. Just one month before his passing, the...

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A Glimpse into the Life of a Belk College MBA Student

A Glimpse into the Life of a Belk College MBA Student

Student Insight: Get an inside look at how an MBA student balances work and life
   November 14, 2019

Balance isn’t always easy. Ravi Sharma, Lead Market Strategy Analyst at Duke Energy Renewables and part-time MBA student, shares a closer look at how he manages his busy work-life and graduate coursework.

As an MBA student who is working full time, I often get asked by friends, family, and coworkers, “How do you manage your time?” Let’s be honest, it’s...

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Football Player Scores Athletics Scholarship with Field Goal

Football Player Scores Athletics Scholarship with Field Goal

Coach Healy challenges walk-on kicker, Jackson VanSickle, to make field goal for a scholarship
   November 13, 2019

In a video posted on Charlotte Football’s twitter account, walk-on kicker Jackson VanSickle steps into a kick and scores a 35-yard field goal. Teammates and coaches jump in celebration and surround VanSickle. He didn’t score in a game, instead he scored a scholarship. The senior Economics major...

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Meet the Graduate Student Ambassadors

Meet the Graduate Student Ambassadors

Student Ambassadors connect with potential graduate students to help answer questions.
   October 30, 2019

News Article Published: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Our Graduate Student Ambassadors enjoy the opportunity to interact with potential new students, like you, and help answer questions about the Belk College of Business graduate programs. Please reach out to our team of Ambassadors if there is anything you would like...

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Belk College of Business Students Join Prestigious Millennium Fellows Program

Belk College of Business Students Join Prestigious Millennium Fellows Program

United Nations program selects UNC Charlotte to develop community initiative
   October 11, 2019

Supported by the Millennium Campus Network and the United Nations Academic Impact program, the Millennium Fellowship program chooses student leaders and campuses for this semester-long student leadership development effort. The initiative helps students strengthen their communities while advancing the ...

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Ambassador Dives into Maintaining Versus Relinquishing Control in Entrepreneurship

Ambassador Dives into Maintaining Versus Relinquishing Control in Entrepreneurship

Student Insight: MBA Ambassador, Kelly Lorton, reflects on entrepreneurship series
   October 4, 2019

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Global Graduate Students are Welcomed at International Reception

Global Graduate Students are Welcomed at International Reception

International Reception provides an opportunity for graduate students to network and connect.
   September 25, 2019

This past August the Belk College of Business had the pleasure of welcoming incoming graduate students from our international partner schools. The annual International Reception is an event held for graduate students that are obtaining a dual master’s degree from both UNC Charlotte and their home institutions. This year we welcomed students from Copenhagen Business...

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Belk College of Business Dean to Step Down in October

Belk College of Business Dean to Step Down in October

Widely respected leader will remain connected with the College
   September 18, 2019

After nine years as dean of the Belk College of Business at UNC Charlotte, Steven Ott has announced his intention to step down from his post on Oct. 15. Ott has served as the dean of Belk College since 2011.

Ott, who was appointed dean of the Belk College of Business by...

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