UNC Charlotte is committed to being a good neighbor to the Charlotte region. The spirit of collaboration is a University hallmark, and that spirit extends beyond our campus. We affirm our commitment to the region through programs and events that are open to the public, and volunteer and service projects supported by our faculty, staff and students.
Helping Low-Income Families Eliminate Energy Poverty
Through her nonprofit organization Renewable Energy Transition Initiative (RETI), DeAndrea Salvador (’13) is making an impact by educating low-income Charlotte families to control energy costs and reduce energy poverty.Read More
Shaping UNC Charlotte's civic engagement landscape
Tamara Johnson is the 2018 Civic Engagement Professional of the Year – Emerging Leader Award recipient, as presented by North Carolina Campus Compact.Read More
NEW PARTNERSHIP DEEPENS, DIVERSIFIES CTI’S WORK
In a move designed to deepen and diversify its engagement in professional development for teachers, CTI has formed a new educational partnership with Johnson C. Smith University to support classroom teachers in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.Read More