In November, UNCG named the second cohort of McNair scholars, and 19 students were inducted into the UNCG Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Program, a federal TRiO program funded by the U.S. Department of Education. The new cohort includes representation from every school at UNCG and 17 departments. The goal of UNCG-McNair is to diversify faculty […]

Conversations that Matter: Lloyd International Honors College at NCHA conference UNC Greensboro’s Lloyd International Honors College was well represented at the North Carolina Honors Association (NCHA) 2018 conference, held at High Point University in late September. The Honors College has played a leadership role in the statewide association over the past three years, hosting the […]

Whether it’s being a first-generation college student, overcoming language barriers or facing other challenges, many young people in the Latino and Hispanic community find understanding the process of applying for financial resources and gaining admission to college a daunting prospect. Prospective students already have plenty of questions. How do I apply? What resources are available […]

October 15, 2018   TO:  UNCG Faculty and Staff RE: Candidates for Dean of School of Health and Human Sciences Open Forums The Dean of Health and Human Sciences Search Committee and the Provost recently held confidential in-person interviews with semi-finalists for the position and selected four finalists to visit campus.  I encourage you to participate in […]

September 28, 2018 MEMORANDUM To:  UNCG Faculty RE: Dr. Samantha Raynor Please join me in welcoming Dr. Samantha Raynor to the Office of the Provost.  In her new role as Assistant Vice Provost for Student Success Initiatives, Samantha will have continued responsibility as the Co-PI and Site Coordinator for the Gates Foundation funded Frontier Set […]

September 25, 2018 MEMORANDUM TO: All Faculty RE: Classroom Emergency Preparedness Script I’ve attached a suggested emergency preparedness script developed by our Office of Emergency Management.  This is a useful resource for you in the classroom and I strongly recommend you share this information with students in your current classes, as well as at the beginning of classes in the […]

September 19, 2018 MEMORANDUM To: Department Heads/Chairs RE: UNCG Faculty Credentialing and Verification Policy Update Attached is an update to UNCG’s Faculty Credentialing and Verification Policy. The policy has been revised to include a definition of the term, “Instructor of Record” (lOR).  You will also note in the “Process” section of this revised policy an […]