Lizotte talks sustainability on 'Sustainable Nation' podcast
Friday, June 22, 2018

Mike Lizotte, University sustainability officer, was interviewed on the Sustainable Nation podcast about his work in making UNC Charlotte a sustainable environment.

During the podcast, Lizotte spoke about several sustainable efforts, but considers transportation his largest area of...

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Bruchok joins FM as director of capital projects
Friday, June 22, 2018

Bart Bruchok, from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in Orlando, Florida, has joined the Facilities Management Department as its new director of capital projects. Upon his arrival, last month, the associate vice chancellor for facilities management, Phil Jones, expressed in an email...

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Motor Fleet improves ranking in 100 Best Fleets program
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

UNC Charlotte’s Motor Fleet is ranked 84th in the 2018 100 Best Fleets program. This is an improvement from last year’s ranking of 100.

The 100 Best Fleets program recognizes and rewards the top motor fleets in North America in operations and performance.

Chris Facente,...

RecycleMania results and Earth Month participation shows improvement
Monday, April 30, 2018

Over the last three months, the campus community dedicated efforts toward the RecycleMania competition, from Feb. 4 through March 31, and Earth Month in April.  UNC Charlotte’s showing indicated improvement in sustainable practices across campus compared to previous years.


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Phil Jones receives Frank B. Turner Award
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Phil Jones, associate vice chancellor for the Facilities Management Department, recently received the prestigious Frank B. Turner Award at the 37th annual State Construction Conference.

The honor recognizes a state employee who has made an outstanding professional contribution to the...

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Second annual “Statement Making” Digital Fabrication Fashion Show to highlight student work
Friday, March 9, 2018

The College of Arts + Architecture and College of Computing and Informatics join together to present the second annual “Statement Making” Digital Fabrication Fashion Show. The show will highlight student designs conceptualized around the theme, “Digital Designs in the Modern World.”


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RecycleMania event to collect e-waste and medications for disposal
Friday, February 16, 2018

Members of the campus community can properly dispose of unwanted electronics (e-waste) and medications between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Friday, March 2, in Parking Lot 5A.

This collection event is part of the University’s participation in the RecycleMania tournament, which ends March 31....

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University to compete in RecycleMania
Thursday, February 1, 2018

UNC Charlotte will participate in RecycleMania, a competition that runs from Feb. 4 until March 31. This year’s involvement is conducted through the University’s sustainability and recycling teams. 

Throughout the competition, events will take place to help the campus community...

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University's zero waste initiative expands to Halton Arena
Thursday, January 25, 2018

The Zero Waste Program, a collaborative initiative between the Sustainability Office and Recycling, is expanding to include Halton Arena at three pilot basketball games. The first game was Jan. 11 and the remaining two games are Jan. 27 and Feb. 2.

At each game, fans can connect with...

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Motor Fleet wins efficiency awards
Monday, January 22, 2018

UNC Charlotte’s Motor Fleet/Automotive team won the 2017 Green Fleet Award, placing 15th out of all applicants.

The Green Fleet Award recognizes outstanding motor fleets across North America. An estimated 38,000 fleets are eligible each year.

For award consideration, fleets must...