Faculty Council’s Resolution on Silent Sam

September 22, 2017

  Dear Faculty Colleagues, Please be aware that on September 8 Faculty Council passed Resolution 2017-10, which reads as follows: “We request the removal of Silent Sam from McCorkle Place and urge President Spellings, Chancellor Folt, the Governor, the North … Continued

Please join me and your colleagues at University Day

September 20, 2017

Dear Faculty Colleagues, University Day will be celebrated on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. in Memorial Hall. All members of the University community are invited to attend the celebration commemorating the laying of the cornerstone of Old East … Continued

A note from Chair of the Faculty Leslie Parise

September 5, 2017

  September 5, 2017 Dear Faculty Colleagues, Welcome to the new academic year! I write to express my gratitude for all your well wishes since I became Chair of the Faculty and to provide you with some thoughts about what … Continued

Update from the chair on recent events

August 25, 2017

Dear Faculty Colleagues, I write to welcome you back to campus for the new academic year and to provide you with an update about recent events on campus and nationally. The Faculty Executive Committee met this summer to discuss a proposal … Continued

Faculty issue statement on Charlottesville

August 17, 2017

August 14, 2017 The undersigned members of the Faculty Executive Committee of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill condemn and deplore the murderous attack on peaceful demonstrators in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the ugly expressions of racism and xenophobia … Continued

A message regarding Chancellor Emeritus Paul Hardin’s passing

July 1, 2017

Dear Faculty Colleagues, On behalf of UNC-CH Faculty Governance, we express our condolences to the Hardin family over the passing of Chancellor Emeritus Paul Hardin III. Paul Hardin presided as Chancellor of UNC-CH from 1988-1995 and oversaw the very successful bicentennial campaign. … Continued