Faculty Invited to Faculty Athletics Forum 11/2

October 20, 2011

October 20, 2011 Dear Faculty Colleagues: With the attention that has recently been focused on the management of athletics at Carolina and the announcement last week of the hiring of a new Athletics Director, the Faculty Council leadership, Faculty Athletics … Continued

Faculty Council Survey Results Are In

September 1, 2011

 The results of the 2011-2012 Faculty Council Survey are in!  The survey helps the Agenda Committee plan for the coming year.  As you can see from the graphic on the left, faculty members at UNC are concerned about a wide … Continued

Call for nominations, 2012 Distinguished Alumnus/a Awards

August 26, 2011

The Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards invites your nominations for Distinguished Alumna and Alumnus Awards to be presented at the October 12, 2012, University Day ceremony. These awards recognize UNC-Chapel Hill alumni/ae who have made outstanding contributions to humanity … Continued

Thorp Defends Decision to Fire Davis

August 10, 2011

In a letter issued Friday, August 5th, Chancellor Thorp strengthens UNC’s commitment to the Honor System in collaboration with Chair of the Faculty Jan Boxill. Thorp states: “One additional issue requires attention this year. I’ve talked to several faculty members … Continued

Boxill and Ketch op-ed: Faculty support Thorp’s decision

August 5, 2011

Chair of the Faculty Jan Boxill and Chancellor’s Advisory Committee Chair Jim Ketch have today published an op-ed in the Raleigh News & Observer expressing the UNC faculty’s support for Chancellor Thorp’s decision to release Coach Butch Davis and refocus … Continued