Chair of the Faculty’s remarks on BOG statue settlement

December 12, 2019

At the December 6, 2019 Meeting of the Faculty Council and General Faculty, Chair of the Faculty Lloyd Kramer gave the following remarks about the recently announced Board of Governors’ agreement on the Confederate monument known as “Silent Sam.”   … Continued

Faculty invited to attend Winter Commencement 2019

November 25, 2019

Dear Colleagues, I invite you to attend the mid-year commencement ceremony with me. Winter Commencement will take place on Sunday, December 15, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at the Dean E. Smith Center. Faculty members are strongly encouraged to join the … Continued

Call for nominations for 2020 O. Max Gardner Award

November 15, 2019

Dear Faculty Colleagues, The Office of Faculty Governance, on behalf of the Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards, is now accepting nominations for the 2020 O. Max Gardner Award through November 25, 2019. The award, established in 1947 by … Continued

Chancellor’s Search Committee Open Forums

September 13, 2019

Campus forums are being held to provide students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members an opportunity to share their ideas about the qualities they are looking for in the University’s next chancellor. Tuesday, Sept. 17, 3:30 to 5 p.m., Auditorium, … Continued

Fall 2019 Welcome from Chair of the Faculty Lloyd Kramer

September 9, 2019

We’re now well-launched into a new academic year that offers both new opportunities and new challenges. As faculty members with diverse interests and concerns, we’ll be responding to ongoing changes within the University as well as the wider social-political context … Continued