Communication Across the Curriculum is a faculty driven program committed to improving the communication competencies of all UNC Charlotte students. CxC pursues this mission by consulting with departments to develop communication enhanced curricula, facilitating group and individual faculty development, promoting the integration of ePortfolios in the curriculum, and supporting students directly through peer mentors.
Students will thrive in their college, professional, and personal lives when they can accomplish communicative goals. This means creating messages appropriate to the audience, purpose, and context and selecting the appropriate modalities to achieve those goals.
- Communication instruction is most successful when continuous and scaffolded throughout undergraduate education.
- Communication promotes learning.
- Communication is a situated practice.
- Communication is essential to civic life and discourse.
UNC Charlotte seeks to promote a fair, humane and respectful environment for its faculty, staff, students, contractors and visitors. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, veteran status, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, or gender identity in its programs and activities, and in its employment and educational decisions.
Safe Zone Allies: We are committed to respecting, accepting, supporting, and listening. We are here.
A Safe Zone Ally at UNC Charlotte is an informed campus partner who has committed time and energy through organized training to learn more about individuals that may identify as Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning or may be unsure of their sexual orientation or gender identity. The Safe Zone Symbolis a visible symbol of support and an affirmation of commitment by that individual to fight homophobia and heterosexism at UNC Charlotte.