Message from the Chair on shootings at UNC-Charlotte

May 2, 2019

Yesterday, Chair of the Faculty Leslie Parise released the following statement in reaction to the the violence that occurred at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte on April 30, 2019. May 1, 2019 Dear Faculty Colleagues, A terrible tragedy … Continued

2019 Spring Commencement

April 17, 2019

Dear Faculty Colleagues: We write to remind you to join us for the joyous events of Commencement Weekend 2019 on Saturday, May 11 and Sunday, May 12. Our students’ accomplishments are remarkable, and their friends and families value our roles … Continued

Transition in Faculty Governance leadership

March 25, 2019

March 25, 2019 Dear Faculty Colleagues, It has been my honor and privilege to serve you as Chair of the Faculty over the past two years. In balancing the demands of this position with those of chairing my home department … Continued

Congratulations to Kevin Guskiewicz

February 11, 2019

  I am delighted that Kevin Guskiewicz has been selected to serve as interim chancellor. I know Kevin well and am confident that he will be an excellent leader for the University. He certainly has the very best interests of … Continued

Please join me and your colleagues at University Day

October 8, 2018

Dear Faculty Colleagues, I invite all of you to join me at University Day this Friday, October 12, 2018. All members of the University community are invited to attend the celebration commemorating the laying of the cornerstone of Old East … Continued

Faculty workshops on disposition of Confederate statue

September 30, 2018

Dear Faculty Colleagues Chancellor Folt and the Board of Trustees have been asked to explore options for the disposition of the Confederate statue known as Silent Sam. They are seeking input from a variety of constituents, including faculty. To assist … Continued