Faculty invited to Campus Engagement Forums

October 26, 2016

Campus Engagement Forums Please join Chancellor Carol L. Folt and University administrators to learn more about Carolina’s strategies and priorities for the future. The University’s Strategic Framework will help guide Carolina’s decisions and shape its direction for the next decade … Continued

Edward Kidder Graham Award call for nominations

October 17, 2016

The Office of Faculty Governance, on behalf of the Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards, is now accepting nominations for the university’s 2017 Edward Kidder Graham Faculty Service Award to be presented at the October 12, 2017 University Day ceremony. This award was … Continued

Chair of the Faculty call for nominations

October 17, 2016

October 17, 2016 Dear colleagues, In the spring of 2017 we will elect a new Chair of the Faculty to succeed current chair Bruce Cairns.  According to the Faculty Code of University Government, the Chancellor’s Advisory Committee serves as a … Continued

Storify of October Council meeting available

October 11, 2016

Special guest live-tweeter Professor Paul Jones put together a collection of tweets from the Faculty Council meeting on Friday, October 7 for those who are interested in seeing the highlights. Please keep in mind that tweets from the meeting reflect … Continued

October 7 Faculty Council meeting materials now posted

October 5, 2016

The Faculty Council will meet this Friday, October 7, 3:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. In Kerr Hall, room 2001 (Eshelman School of Pharmacy). The agenda is posted here on our website. As usual, we ask Council members to arrive by 2:45 p.m. and sit towards the front/middle … Continued

Summary of Actions at September Faculty Council

September 27, 2016

The General Faculty and Faculty Council met on September 16, 2016, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Kerr 2001. A summary of actions follows: The Faculty Council approved Resolution 2016-14 On the Importance of Shared University Governance, which recognizes … Continued

Lactation toolkit now available for faculty, staff and students

September 10, 2016

The Carolina Women’s Center launched a new resource that will help supervisors and employees better understand nursing mothers’ rights to accommodation.The toolkit provides sections with information about the benefits of breastfeeding, lactation policies for supervisors and lactation policies for employees. Dr. Clare Counihan, program specialist for … Continued