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Janaka Bowman Lewis - Charlotte Top 40

Janaka Lewis - Top 40 in Charlotte
   August 30, 2020

Congratulations to Janaka Bowman Lewis who has been selected as one of Charlotte's to 40 individuals under 40.  This signature awards program is sponsored by the Charlotte Business Journal and includes an impressive array of Charlotteans...

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Paula Connolly is Bank of America Finalist

   August 28, 2020

Congratulations to Prof. Paula Connolly who has been selected as one of three Bank of America Teaching Award finalists.  Connolly research in Children's and Young Adult Literature is nationally renowned.  Her work as a teacher and educator has spanned many years and earned the admiration of her students and her colleagues. 

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Statement of Solidarity and Commitment

   June 15, 2020

In light of the events that are sweeping the nation, the English Department at UNC Charlotte stands in solidarity with our institutional partners in condemning the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Tony McDade, and so many others. While denouncing these killings, we also acknowledge them to be only recent incidents in a long history of systemic brutality against...

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