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Steponaitis elected Secretary of the Faculty

May 13, 2016

Prof. Vin Steponaitis, professor of anthropology, Director of the Research Laboratories of Archaeology, and chair of the curriculum in archaeology, will become Secretary of the Faculty as of July 1, 2016. He will succeed longtime Secretary Joe Ferrell, who is retiring … Continued

Nominations for 2017 Honorary Degrees due February 1, 2016

January 8, 2016

The faculty’s Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards invites your nominations for candidates for UNC honorary degrees to be awarded at the 2017 May Commencement ceremony. A maximum of five of these prestigious awards will be given to recognize individuals who … Continued

December 2015 Commencement Information for Faculty

December 3, 2015

Carolina’s mid-year commencement ceremony will be held on Sunday, December 13, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at the Dean E. Smith Center.  Faculty members are invited to join the processional, either with or without regalia. Participating faculty will assemble at 1:30 p.m. in … Continued

Faculty urged to join University Day processional, October 12

September 23, 2015

University Day 2015 will be celebrated on Monday, October 12, at 11:00 a.m. in Memorial Hall. Classes are cancelled from 10 AM-1 PM. All members of the University community are invited to attend the celebration commemorating the laying of the cornerstone of … Continued

Cairns urges faculty to comment on Saunders renaming issue

April 1, 2015

The message below was sent to all faculty involved in faculty governance on April 1, 2015: ### Dear Esteemed Colleagues in Faculty Governance, I’m writing to ask you to visit http://bot.unc.edu/comments/ before the April 25th deadline to offer your thoughts … Continued