Wed, 09/05/2012 - 8:16am
Bobcats Sports & Entertainment and University of North Carolina Asheville officials announced today that the Charlotte Bobcats will hold their 2012 Training Camp at Kimmel Arena on the campus of UNC Asheville.
Fri, 08/31/2012 - 11:10am
The following students have been named to UNC Asheville's Summer 2012 Dean's List. They are listed by their state, and hometown.
The Dean's List is made up of full-time students who have achieved between 3.5 and 3.99 grade point average.
Jonathan Spiess Kramer
Ashley Terese Peterson
Ashlyn Grace Rickard
Kelsey Elizabeth Cain
Richard Davidson Stanley
Fri, 08/31/2012 - 11:00am
UNC Asheville awarded bachelor's degrees to 21 students in August 2012. Graduates are listed by their nation, state and hometown.
Taylor Jay Larose - Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication, Concentration in Film and Visual Media, Distinction in Mass Communication
United States of America
Suzanne Elizabeth Lutsky - Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Tue, 08/14/2012 - 3:03pm
UNC Asheville is preparing to welcome 550 new Bulldogs to the campus community this Friday as freshmen move into their residence halls and get ready to start classes on Monday, Aug. 20. And when freshman and returning students arrive, they will find new, top-notch science labs, a modern new residence hall, and a greener, more energy-efficient campus.
Fri, 08/10/2012 - 10:39am
As of August 1, the North Carolina Center for Creative Retirement (NCCCR) has a new name, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UNC Asheville. The name change reflects a new relationship with a nationwide network of 116 Osher Institutes.
The center has been selected to receive a $2 million endowment from The Bernard Osher Foundation, with $1 million awarded in June and the second million to be awarded later this year, said Catherine Frank, OLLI at UNC Asheville executive director. The name change is part of the endowment agreement.
Thu, 07/26/2012 - 2:30pm
UNC Asheville welcomes five new faculty members to campus this fall. They are: Curt Butera, assistant professor of Classics; Lyndi Hewitt, assistant professor, Sociology; Jackie Langille, assistant professor, Environmental Studies; Tiece Ruffin, assistant professor, Education; and Wiebke Strehl, associate professor and chair, Foreign Languages.
Fri, 07/13/2012 - 11:23am
The UNC Asheville Board of Trustees welcomed two new members and elected officers at its meeting July 9.
The UNC Asheville Board of Trustees has 13 members; eight are appointed by the UNC Board of Governors and four are appointed by the governor of North Carolina. The UNC Asheville Student Government Association president, who is elected by the student body, is also a voting board member.
Mon, 06/25/2012 - 2:05pm
The UNC Asheville Board of Trustees will meet from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, July 9, and from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, July 10, in the Mountain View Room in UNC Asheville's Sherrill Center.
The meetings are open to the public. Portions of the meetings may be closed to the public under the provisions of the North Carolina Open Meetings Act.
Wed, 06/20/2012 - 2:49pm
UNC Asheville's new, 30-second television commercial was recently awarded a 2012 Bronze Telly in the 33rd annual Telly Awards competition. The 30-second spot, titled "Seriously Creative," was entered in the Commercial/Regional TV & Multi-Market Cable – Schools/Colleges/Universities Category. This is the first Telly Award the university has won.
Sat, 05/05/2012 - 12:23pm
A spring downpour couldn't dampen the spirit of the more than 5,000 family and friends gathered on UNC Asheville's Quadrangle Saturday morning to celebrate the university's 2012 graduating class.