News

Thursday, March 30, 2017

In the current semester, Metzgar invited business owners from the University’s Ventureprise group, which is based in the PORTAL Building. He focused on five businesses in need of assistance. Students work in groups and choose which businesses they want to work with in the class. Click here to read more.

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Thursday, March 23, 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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Friday, March 10, 2017

Bank of America is committing $1.5 million to the Exponential Campaign in support of research at UNC Charlotte in the Data Science Initiative. Read more about this here.


Read more here: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article137669653.html#storylink=cpy
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Thursday, March 9, 2017

The NC Science Festival events at UNC Charlotte are going to feature expanded kid science workshops and a 'BIG' expo. Read more about this at Inside UNC Charlotte.

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Archived News

Research Award Announcement for November 2015

Wednesday, December 23, 2015
The Office of Research and Economic Development is pleased to announce awards received by UNC Charlotte Researchers in the month of November, 2015. The total amount awarded for the month of November, 2015 (FY2016) was $1,752,336 which brings the total to $24,277,862 for FY2016.   To view the full announcement, please click the link here.   For past awards visit the Department Reports page.

Charlotte and CRI Recognized with Google’s 2015 eCity Award!

Monday, December 14, 2015
Congratulations to Charlotte, North Carolina and the Charlotte Research Institute for being recognized with Google’s 2015 eCity Award! Google’s eCity Awards recognize the strongest online business community in each state. These cities’ businesses are using the web to find new customers, connect with existing customers and fuel their local economies. Google eCity Award: Though Charlotte boasts one of the nation's largest Renaissance fairs, the Carolina Renaissance Festival, the city is also future focused. The Charlotte Research Institute helps the University of North...

National Science Foundation (NSF) News and Upcoming Deadlines

Monday, December 7, 2015
National Science Foundation News Click here to view the pdf. National Science Foundation Deadline Dates Click here to view the pdf.

NSF Grants Conference Webcast Presentations Now Available

Monday, December 7, 2015
Webcast presentations and slides from the National Science Foundation's Fall 2015 Grants Conference held Nov. 2-3 in Arlington, VA, are available online. In addition to breakout sessions by discipline, session topics included discussions on new programs and initiatives, future directions and strategies for national science policy, proposal preparation, NSF's merit review process, and an overview of NSF's funding mechanisms.   Free on-demand webcast viewing of the archived sessions is available here (registration is required). Conference presentation slides are posted on...

Research Award Announcement for October 2015

Friday, November 20, 2015
The Office of Research and Economic Development is pleased to announce awards received by UNC Charlotte Researchers in the month of October, 2015. The total amount awarded for the month of October, 2015 (FY2016) was $2,998,609 which brings the total to $22,525,526 for FY2016.   To view the full announcement, please click the link here.   For past awards visit the Department Reports page.

National Science Foundation (NSF) News and Upcoming Deadlines

Thursday, November 5, 2015
National Science Foundation News Click here to view the pdf. National Science Foundation Deadline Dates Click here to view the pdf.

Siemens and UNC Charlotte Partner on Energy Lab

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
The Siemens Energy Large Manufacturing Solutions Laboratory, housed in the Energy Production and Infrastructure Center building at UNC Charlotte conducts research on the precision dimensional measurement of large-scale energy components.  The new lab builds on the expertise of UNC Charlotte’s Center for Precision Metrology, which is one of the foremost programs in the world in the areas of precision measurement and manufacturing.  The lab is a great example of collaboration between UNC Charlotte and Siemens, allowing UNC Charlotte faculty, students, and partners to continually...

Research Award Announcement for September 2015

Monday, October 26, 2015
The Office of Research and Economic Development is pleased to announce awards received by UNC Charlotte Researchers in the month of September, 2015.  The total amount awarded for the month of September, 2015 (FY2016) was $3,554,926 which brings the total to $19,526,917 for FY2016.   To view the full announcement, please click the link here.   For past awards visit the Department Reports page.

Dr. Robert G. Wilhelm Panelist at Strategic Investment Summit: USA

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Dr. Robert G. Wilhelm, Vice Chancellor for Research and Economic Development and Executive Director of the Charlotte Research Institute at UNC Charlotte, was a panelist at the "Strategic Investment Summit: USA - Insights for Growth in R&D and Manufacturing" on September 29, 2015 in Frankfurt, Germany.  Representing various industries, top executives from some of Germany’s most innovative manufacturing firms gathered to discuss strategies for achieving success in the U.S., experiences entering the market or expanding R&D and/or manufacturing operations, and practical...

National Science Foundation (NSF) News and Upcoming Deadlines

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
National Science Foundation News Click here to view the pdf. National Science Foundation Deadline Dates Click here to view the pdf.