Faculty Chair Bruce Cairns published the following letter to the editor in the Daily Tar Heel on September 3, 2015: TO THE EDITOR: As a 19-year veteran of the U.S. Navy and Chair of the Faculty, and in reference to … Continued
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Check out the live-tweets and news coverage of the February 27, 2015 UNC-Chapel Hill Faculty Council and General Faculty meeting. [View the story “UNC-CH Faculty Council, February 27, 2015” on Storify]
Steven Salaita, the Palestinian American scholar who was recruited to join the faculty at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and then “dehired” due to tweets critical of Israel’s bombing of Gaza that university leadership deemed “uncivil,” will speak at Hyde … Continued
Before President Sullivan was reinstated, the Faculty Executive Committee wrote a letter commending the Faculty Senate at UVA for its statement against President Sullivan’s forced resignation. Read the letter signed by Chair of the Faculty Jan Boxill here.