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UNCC Nursing School Gets Special Funding

One of 12 such universities benefitting from dedicated funds

UNCC is among 12 UNC System public universities to receive dedicated funding to address North Carolina’s nursing work force shortage.

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Today In History – July 23

July 23 is the 204th day of the year (205th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar.

Today in 1903 the Ford Motor Company sells its first car; in 1930 a magnitude 6.7 earthquake in Italy kills 1,425 people; and in 1962 Telstar relays the first publicly transmitted Transatlantic TV program.

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Simpson Appointed To New Post At UNCC

Serving as associate vice chancellor for student affairs

Davidson College’s Dr. Denise Simpson has been appointed to a new post at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

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Today In History – July 22

July 22 is the 203rd day of the year (204th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar

Today in 1587 a second group of English settlers arrives on Roanoke Island off present-day North Carolina to re-establish a deserted colony.

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Russell Pursues College’s Vet Tech Program

Among the August graduates of Gaston College

After his military service, Tyler Russell worked as a welder and a pipefitter. But you might say that pipefitting wasn’t the right fit for Russell.

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Today In History – July 21

July 21 is the 202nd day of the year (203rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar

Today In 2011 NASA's Space Shuttle program ends with the landing of Space Shuttle Atlantis on mission STS-135 at NASA's Kennedy Space Center.

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Remembering The Late Vance Furr

Coach and SBI agent honored by Mount Holly Sports Hall of Fame

Coach and SBI agent honored by Mount Holly Sports Hall of Fame

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Ministry Encourages You To Consider Elderly

Extreme heat is extreme threat to vulnerable groups

With this summer’s extreme heat, Christian Ministry wants you to think of the elderly and homeless.

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Today In History – July 20

July 20 is the 201st day of the year (202nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar

Today in 1969 Apollo 11's crew successfully makes the first human landing on the Moon in the Sea of Tranquility. Americans Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin become the first humans to walk on the Moon six and a half hours later.

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Today In History – July 19

July 19 is the 200th day of the year (201st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar.

Today In 1980 the Summer Olympics in Moscow begin. Some Western countries, including the United States and West Germany, boycott the event; in 1996 the Summer Olympics in Atlanta begin, with Muhammad Ali lighting the Olympic flame.

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