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Students selected to attend risk management conference

Two students in the Belk College's undergraduate program in Risk Management and Insurance have been selected to attend an industry conference through a prestigious scholarship program.

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Cathey named interim chair of Department of Accounting

Cathey named interim chair of Department of Accounting

Dr. Jack Cathey has been appointed as the Interim Chair of the Department of Accounting in the Belk College of Business.

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Entrepreneur of the Year honorees include Belk College alumnus, advisory board member

Ernst & Young recently hosted its Entrepreneur of the Year program for the Carolinas, and two individuals with ties to the Belk College were honored.

Frank Spencer, president and CEO of Cogdell Spencer Inc., was the winner in the Real Estate and Construction category. Spencer is a member of the advisory board for the Center for Real Estate at UNC Charlotte.

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Levine Scholars program a "transformational endeavor"

The Leon Levine Foundation is funding the largest individual gift commitment in UNC Charlotte’s history, establishing a major new merit scholarship program – the Levine Scholars Program – that will enable the school to recruit exceptional student-leaders from around the United States.

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UNC Charlotte SIFE team wins regional competition for sixth straight year

The UNC Charlotte Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team won the annual SIFE regional competition March 16 for the sixth consecutive year. The competition,held in Charlotte,served as a preliminary competition for SIFE Nationals.

The UNC Charlotte SIFE team will attend the SIFE National Exposition in Philadelphia May 10-12tocompete against other U.S. regional competition winners.

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Community Conversation discusses employment, economic trends with industry experts

UNC Charlotte re-launched its successful “Community Conversations: Changing Times…Changing Minds” speaker series this spring with a panel discussion focused on jobs and the economic recovery, hosted by the Belk College of Business at the Levine Museum of the New South.

The topic of the March 17 conversation was “Charlotte's Changing Workforce: Trends and Outlooks for Jobs and...

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Finance Ph.D. student earns award for scholarship

Finance Ph.D. student earns award for scholarship

Lindsay Baran,a student in the Finance Ph.D. program in the Belk College of Business, has beenrecognized as a Philanthropic Educational Organization Scholar.

Philanthropic Educational Organizationis a national organizationdedicated to the advancement and education of women. Theorganization conducts a Scholars Award competition for female doctoral students who are at the dissertation...

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Reminder: UNC Charlotte phasing out "@email.uncc.edu" email addresses

Last year, the default email domain for UNC Charlotte faculty and staffwas changed from @email.uncc.edu to @uncc.edu.

On July 1, 2008, the @email.uncc.edu domain will be deactivated, and any email sent to an @email.uncc.edu address will be returned to the sender as undeliverable.

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UNC Charlotte Trustees approve financing plan for football

UNC Charlotte Trustees Approve Financing Plan For Football
Plan Raises Fees, Offers Distinct and Tangible Advantages

UNC Charlotte’s Board of Trustees onDec. 11unanimously approved plans to move forward with a football program in 2013. The proposal calls for the university to borrow $40.5 million to construct a permanent stadium and field house....

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Gene Johnson '73 honored as outstanding alumnus by Beta Alpha Psi

Gene Johnson '73, chairman and CEO of FairPoint Communications and a member of the Belk College's Business Advisory Council, recently wasinducted as an honorary member of the Eta Alpha Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi and was recognized as an "Outstanding Alumnus" by Beta Alpha Psi and the Department of Accounting at their fallbanquet.

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