Walking on campus for many in the spring can be unbearably daunting. Winter left without warning, and spring came along with its many allergy inducing behaviors. It seems like everyone has came out of hibernation and filled the brickstone sidewalks with laughter. Unfortunately, students aren’t the only ones who have emerged with the warmer temperatures.
Though the practice of spring cleaning has many possible origins, one thing can be agreed upon: a clean living space makes life much easier, especially for a busy college student. Cleaning your dorm, apartment or home doesn’t have to be difficult or elaborate. Dedicating a little bit of time to these nine tips can turn [...]
School spirit reaches a whole new low when results of the Student Government Association (SGA) student body election came in.
According to the SGA website, only 985 students out of 24,609 students that attend UNC Charlotte voted in the election. That is only four percent of the student population.
That means that 23,624 students did not vote [...]
Take a walk around UNC Charlotte’s campus on any given day and it won’t take you long to spot students sporting collegiate apparel of another university.
We, as UNC Charlotte 49ers, have become too comfortable with the lack of school spirit on campus and around the city of Charlotte. The Niner Nation has settled with what [...]
It is inevitable that in this life we will be thrown a few curveballs. The difficulty lies within the ability to get to home. And when you are an out-of-state student, sometimes our only choice is to go wait in the dugout until we can get another chance.
There really is nothing better than being hundreds [...]
by Noel Holland
Jennifer Maley is a bright, outgoing and vivacious 24-year-old majoring in international studies in her third year at UNC Charlotte. While she has spent the past three years at the university, not everyone would recognize her. At 5-foot 10-inches and 165 pounds, Jennifer is a mere sliver of who she once was.
At the [...]
by Aimee Wood
High school romances almost always seem to wind down as the summer of senior year nears. Most of these couples know that college lurks around the corner, and for many this means traveling far apart from each other. Summer will fly by and then those sweet high school days will drift away, leaving [...]
You know the routine. You log onto your computer with the full intention of starting on that eight page essay due next Tuesday, but somehow (three hours later) you find yourself scrolling through pictures from your best friend’s 16th birthday party. You can blame nostalgia or face the fact that you are not the overachieving [...]
Each semeseter the Bistro 49 changes its menu, and it appears that this season they have landed a winning menu. A friend and I went to the Bistro 49 on the third floor of the Student Union last Monday around lunch time. The manager, Michel, was very inviting and seated us. We were served drinks, [...]
Bad Dog American Pub recently underwent some changes that left many students irritated and confused. The bar is no longer serving $1 well drink specials. Many students took to Twitter and Facebook to let out their frustrations regarding the price changes that went into effect last week.
Darin Barnas, GM and familiar face around Bad Dogs, [...]