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Meet CHHS Dean Catrine Tudor-Locke

Meet CHHS Dean Catrine Tudor-Locke
   January 22, 2021
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New Academic Programs Respond to Job Market and Region’s Needs

   January 20, 2021

The UNC Charlotte College of Health and Human Services is responding to the greater Charlotte region’s employment needs with three new graduate certificate programs that are relevant to the current and future job market.

“UNC Charlotte has a long history of being nimble in adapting to the evolving needs of our students and our community with relevant and future-oriented academic...

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Campus COVID-19 Effort Provides Valuable Experience for CHHS Students

   January 12, 2021

Throughout the fall semester, undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students as well as postdoctoral fellows in a variety of academic programs went to work in campus labs that are testing wastewater samples for COVID-19 and as contact tracers undertaking essential public health activities. Not only have they contributed to the...

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Charlotte Agenda: Alums Making Impact on Charlotte Reigon

   January 5, 2021

As of today, there are 150,000 living UNC Charlotte alumni. About 70% of those alumni have stayed local and they’re making a big impact on our region.

Charlotte Agenda recently talked to nine local UNC Charlotte alumni about their time at the University, what they’re doing now, and how they’re...

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UNC Charlotte Kinesiology Chair Elected to National Board of Directors

   December 1, 2020

David Bellar, chair of the UNC Charlotte Department of Kinesiology, has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors for American Kinesiology Association (AKA).

Bellar’s tenure with the board will...

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UNC Charlotte Study Finds Success in Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s Efforts to End Homelessness

   November 12, 2020

A new comprehensive study from UNC Charlotte’s Urban Institute, College of Health and Human Services and School of Social Work shows an effective approach to ending chronic...

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VIDEO: Celebrating First-Generation College Students

   November 10, 2020

They're the first in their families, but achieving a long-time dream. UNC Charlotte celebrated First-Generation College Students Day on Nov. 8, 2020 in recognition of so many valuable members of Niner Nation....

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Health Services Research Alumna Earns Family Planning Fellowship

   November 9, 2020

Comfort Olorunsaiye, a 2015 Ph.D. graduate of the UNC Charlotte’s Health Services Research program has been selected to receive a ...

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Study Assesses COVID-19 Impact on Vulnerable Populations in Charlotte

   October 29, 2020

A new study released by UNC Charlotte researchers has found the COVID-19 pandemic is associated with concerning mental health effects among vulnerable community members in Charlotte.

The study assessed COVID-19-specific stress, rates of mental health symptoms, alcohol use, domestic violence, relationship quality and coping efforts, and interest in and barriers to low cost mental health...

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Exercise Science Alumna Interns with Tennessee Titans

   October 7, 2020

Bria Jones, a 2017 graduate of UNC Charlotte’s exercise science program got a first-hand look at athletic training in professional sports during a seven-week internship with the Tennessee Titans after receiving a scholarship...

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