Posts tagged “UNC Charlotte”

July 25

Premium Lock Steps business schools can take to collaborate with businesses

NCSU logo Academic researchers study many aspects of business, but business practitioners rarely make use of that research. A multi-university research team that includes two in NC says researchers and practitioners share more interests than either group realizes.

April 22

Premium Lock Charlotte Venture Challenge spreads the cash around

Charlotte Venture Challenge Meet the eight startup teams that won cash in the 15th annual UNC-Charlotte sponsored Charlotte Venture Challenge.

March 7

Premium Lock Two NC universities on big data grad program best value list

Value Colleges lists best big data grad programs Two North Carolina universities made the list of the top 50 best value big data graduate programs. The list, which is presented alphabetically, rather than raCutnked, includes North Carolina State University, and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

October 23, 2015

Premium Lock Spellings to head UNC system, Biomedical scholars named, Charlotte, Raleigh 2,3 in Metro wage disparity

Bulldog In today's Bulldog update of technology news: UNC names former Secretary of Education to head university system; UNC School of Medicine researcher get Biomedical Scholars Award; Raleigh wage inequality third in the nation. Charlotte landed at number 2. Atlanta is at Number 10.

March 16, 2015

Premium Lock North Carolina invests millions into big data research

The Broadband Report       The Broadband Report: This multi-million dollar investment by North Carolina and the UNC system will change the way businesses, government agencies and universities think about data and use data to solve problems in North Carolina.

Updated February 27, 2014

Premium Lock Startups put some 'wow' in CED Life Science Conference

DNA       Five new ventures, including three kickstarted in part with loans from the N.C. Biotechnology Center, make their pitches at the kickoff of the annual CED Life Science conference in Raleigh.

December 13, 2011

Premium Lock Westinghouse provides $3M boost to UNC Charlotte energy center

nuke power The gift includes equipment, courses on topics such as nuclear fuel-handling design, and scholarships. The school is finishing construction on a $76 million Energy Production and Infrastructure Center.

September 27, 2011

Premium Lock Tech-transfer support going to UNC-CH, NCSU, UNCC

NC Biotechnology Center The grants fund research studies that are designed to achieve commercial milestones defined by businesses interested in licensing the resulting technologies.

April 13, 2010

Premium Lock Charlotte scene for Five Ventures conference at UNC, NCTA annual gathering

NCTA Student and small-company teams will make presentations at UNCC today. Wednesday, the North Carolina Technology Association meets for a discussion of how people push technology and technology pushes business.

June 16, 2009

Premium Lock Duke Energy CFO to take over as top executive at FairPoint Communications

David Hauser David Hauser, who is already a member of the telecommunication firm’s board, will replace Eugene Johnson. Johnson is retiring.

Updated May 30, 2009

Premium Lock Water tunnel ready to flow for researchers at UNC-Charlotte

 A new water tunnel at a North Carolina university will be used to study race car subjects such as aerodynamics and fuel efficiency along with issues involving other sports, such as swimwear efficiency.

Updated March 19, 2009

Premium Lock Some good news: UNC Charlotte economist foresees 'uptick' in Q3

UNC-CH economist offers some good news 'The expectation is that the North Carolina economy should begin a modest recovery during the second half of 2009,' John Connaughton says. However, he also expects job losses to continue.

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