This Week in LACS 2/12/2024

In this Edition: **Chair Office Hours changed T, and virtual only on R, SEACS Program, AI Presentation, Mini Grants, Inclusive Excellence Grants, ** I hope you all had a restful weekend. Chair Office Hours this week:  Tuesday (changed hours) 8:30-10:30 am Mebane Hall 435, Wednesday, 1:00-3:00 pm Mebane Hall 435, Thursday 2:00-4:00 pm Virtual Only […]

This Week in LACS 2/5/2024

I hope you all had a restorative weekend. Our external reviewers are here today and tomorrow, and I would like to thank you all for participating in this process. I also look forward to seeing you on Friday for our Department Meeting and will give you an update on the search and other initiatives then. […]

This Week in LACS 1/29/2024

Happy Monday! Dates and Events this Week January 29,  January 30 January 31 February 1 February 2 Looking Ahead Dates and Events February 5 Neurodiverse Workforce Video application deadline, Apply Here February 5-6 February 8 February 9 February 16 February 17 February 19 February 22-23 February 27 March 2 March 15 March 29 April 12 […]

Multi-Language Poetry Slam 2024

Event Date: February 8, 2024 – 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Location: Cone Center: After Hours The Department of Languages and Culture Studies is proud to announce its 7th Multi-language Poetry Slam on February 8, 2024 at 7 pm in Cone Center After Hours. All students and faculty with a passion for poetry and spoken […]

SEACS 2024

We are excited to host the Southeastern Association of Cultural Studies Conference this year at UNC Charlotte. Registration is still open to attend. Many of our own faculty and students will be presenting on topics ranging from film to literature, to translation and AI. Please visit the SEACS website for registration and details.

This Week in LACS 1/8/2024

In this Edition: **Chair Office Hours Spring 2024, Department Meeting Agenda, Self-Study External Reviewer Itineraries, Small Grants Program, January Events: Conversations about Ai – Matteo Di Michele Presentation** Dear colleagues,  Happy New Year and welcome to the Spring 2024 semester. Note: If you see a link at the bottom of this email which says “Read Full […]

This Week in LACS 12/4/2023

Dates and Events this Week  December 3 December 4-6 December 7 December 8 Looking Ahead Dates and Events December 15 December 19 January 12, 2024 January 26, 2024 February 16, 2024 February 17, 2024 February 22-23, 2024 March 29, 2024 April 19, 2024 Congratulations Congratulations to Allison Stedman for submitting an NEH Scholarly Editions and […]

This Week in LACs 10/9/2023

I hope you have had a good weekend. Welcome to Week 8 of the Fall semester.  Dates and Events this Week  Monday, October 9,  Tuesday, October 10, 10:00-10:45 am (Zoom), CHESS Dean Search ListeningSession with search firm Wednesday, October 11,  Friday, October 13, Sunday, October 15, 5:00 pm Inaugural Phi Beta Kappa Lecture, “Selective ForcesShaping […]

This Week in LACS 9/25/2023

Happy Monday, I hope you have had a relaxing weekend.  Dates and Events this Week  Monday, September 25, 9:00-10:00 am, Getting Started with ChatGPT Register Wednesday, September 27,  Friday, September 29,  Looking Ahead October 1, Deadline OEA Spring Affiliate Programs applications October 2, Banner Self-Service Virtual Training 9:00-10:30 am (Zoom link) October 4,  October 5, […]

This week in LACS 9/11/2023

Happy Monday, I hope you have had a relaxing weekend. Dates and Events this Week  Looking Ahead Brown Bag: Imagining Latinidad: Digital diasporas and community building among Latin American migrants -by David Dalton Congratulations Congratulations to Jeff Killman who was invited for a plenary “Sitios web de franquicias norteamericanas de comida rápida en España: ¿Traducciones […]