Faculty Council passes DACA resolution

October 17, 2017

The Faculty Council passed Resolution 2017-2. On Supporting Permanent Legal Status for DACA-Eligible Individuals at its regular meeting on Friday, October 13, 2017. The resolution endorses the UNC system-wide Faculty Assembly’s Resolution 2018-1. On Supporting the North Carolina Congressional delegation to create … Continued

Friday’s Faculty Council meeting to focus on athletics, DACA

October 7, 2017

Faculty Council is scheduled to meet this Friday, October 13, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. in Kerr Hall, room 1001, in the Eshelman School of Pharmacy. Some items on the agenda include Resolution 2017-12. On Supporting Permanent Legal Status for DACA-Eligible Individuals, … Continued

Faculty feedback needed on Anne Queen Faculty Commons

October 5, 2017

Attn: Faculty and Retired Faculty The Office of Faculty Governance seeks your feedback on recent changes to the Anne Queen Faculty Commons in the Campus Y building. The Board of Trustees and Office of the Provost designated the Anne Queen … Continued

Carolina Closet accepting donations at Faculty Commons

October 3, 2017

Carolina Closet is a student organization at UNC that collects donated business casual and business professional attire and distributes them to graduate and undergraduate students and staff on UNC’s campus. They are gathering donations of new or gently worn clothing, … Continued

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

Now accepting nominations for 2018 Distinguished Alumnus/a Awards

August 23, 2017

August 22, 2017 Dear colleagues, The Office of Faculty Governance, on behalf of the Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards, is now accepting nominations for the University’s 2018 Distinguished Alumnus and Alumna Awards. Nominees for these awards are selected by … Continued