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Applications being accepted for Graduate Research Assistantships

   March 3, 2017

The Energy Production and Infrastructure Center (EPIC) invites applications from EPIC Associate Faculty members for Graduate Research Assistantships for the academic year 2017-18.  Preference will be given to new, incoming PhD or MSc students.  Multiple assistantships are available.

Selected applicants will receive a 9-month $18,000 (PhD) or $15,000(MSc) EPIC power/...

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APLU Declares UNC Charlotte an Innovation and Economic Prosperity University

   February 7, 2017

Newswise — CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Feb. 7, 2017 - UNC Charlotte has a robust history of regional engagement that supports economic development, community engagement, innovation and entrepreneurship. In recognition of this strong commitment, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) has designated UNC Charlotte an Innovation and Economic Prosperity University.

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SOS helping EPIC students put theory to practice

   June 15, 2016

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IEEE offering scholarships for power engineering students

   April 4, 2016

The IEEE PES Scholarship Plus Initiaitve rewards top electrical engineering students in the U.S., Puerto Rico, and Canada to encourage them to pursue a career in power & energy. If you're an undergraduate student in electrical engineering or considering it, you may be eligible for scholarship money and real-world experience in one of the most rewarding and future-facing...

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CLT Joules names new Executive Director

   January 21, 2016

Charlotte Joules Announces New Executive Director

January 4, 2016 (Charlotte, NC) – CLT Joules, a Charlotte-based non-profit company that  promote innovation and entrepreneurship in the energy sector announced today that Bob Irvin will succeed Lori Collins as Executive Director.  “We look forward to working with Bob to enhance Charlotte’s position as a national leader...

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EPIC Vision Helps Bring Accolades to SIEMENS, Winner of the 2013 Jerry Award

   July 9, 2013

Once international energy powerhouse SIEMENS rolled into Charlotte in 1999, the company made a long-term commitment to get engaged with local workforce development for the energy sector.  At its annual awards ceremony on May 16, the Charlotte Regional Partnership honored SIEMENS with the prestigious 2013 Jerry Award for private sector leadership in economic development, recognizing the...

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