Faculty Council meets October 12

October 10, 2018

Faculty Council is scheduled to meet this Friday, October 12, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. in Kerr Hall, room 1001, in the Eshelman School of Pharmacy. A tentative agenda is available here. Faculty Council members are encouraged to arrive at 2:30 p.m. … 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

A note from Chair of the Faculty Leslie Parise

September 18, 2018

  Dear Faculty Colleagues, I hope everyone is safe following the wind and rain of Hurricane Florence. While Chapel Hill missed the worst of it, many parts of our state were not as lucky and have been adversely affected. Anyone … Continued

A message from Chair of the Faculty Leslie Parise

September 5, 2018

  September 5, 2018 Dear UNC Faculty Colleagues, As I hope you’ve heard, UNC now has the opportunity to formulate a plan for the “disposition and preservation” of the Confederate monument that was previously on our doorstep. If you have … Continued

Statement on Silent Sam

August 30, 2018

Statement on Silent Sam The following letter is a statement from the undersigned members of Faculty Executive Committee, not a formal resolution adopted by committee. Vin Steponaitis, Secretary of the Faculty —————————— August 28, 2018 The undersigned members of the Faculty … Continued

Edward Kidder Graham Award call for nominations

August 28, 2018

The Office of Faculty Governance, on behalf of the Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards, is now accepting nominations for the university’s 2019 Edward Kidder Graham Faculty Service Award to be presented at the October 12, 2019 University Day ceremony. … Continued