December 7, 2021 TO: UNCG Faculty & Staff From:  Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor RE: Call for Nominations – 2022 O. Max Gardner Award I am writing on behalf of the O. Max Gardner Award committee to ask for assistance with the nomination process for the 2022 award. The Gardner Award is awarded by the […]

December 7, 2021 From:  Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor To: Deans and Dept. Heads, Chairs, & Directors RE: Announcing Dr. Connie Jones, Provost Fellow for Special Projects I am delighted to announce that Connie Jones, Assistant Professor in the Department of Counseling & Educational Development, is joining the UNCG academic leadership team as […]

Required UNCG syllabus language Approved by Faculty Senate on November 22, 2021 As we return for spring 2022, all students, faculty, and staff are required to uphold UNCG’s culture of care by actively engaging in behaviors that limit the spread of COVID-19. These actions include, but are not limited to: Following face-covering guidelines Engaging in […]

November 18, 2021 To: UNCG Faculty From: Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor RE: Campus Update Fall 2021 Semester Please do not cancel classes after the Thanksgiving break to ensure you provide students with the required contact hours. It’s important that we maintain our contact hour requirement for SACSCOC accreditation and student academic success. […]

November 9, 2021   To:       UNCG Faculty & Staff From:  Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor RE: Professional Track Faculty In response to Faculty Senate RESOLUTION #FS04142021.6: To Unify Rank/Title Definitions and Promotion Criteria of Non-Tenure Track Faculty, the Non-Tenure Track Faculty Senate Committee, I am pleased to announce that all faculty currently in the umbrella term […]

November 2, 2021 To: UNCG Faculty From:  Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor Sarah Daynes, Chair, Faculty Senate RE: Invitation to November 15th One UNCG Faculty Gathering The Office of the Provost and Faculty Senate invite you to join us for a special faculty gathering on Monday, November 15th from 4:00-6:00 pm. The gathering is the […]

UNCG received The INSIGHT Into Diversity Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizing colleges and universities that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion. The 2021 HEED Award recipients were announced in the November 2021 issue.

October 12, 2021   TO: UNCG Faculty & Staff From:  Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor RE: Updates on UNCG Organization and Leadership I wanted to share news about recent changes at UNCG. The first is an integration of the Institutional Research Office and the Information Technology Services (ITS) Data Strategy, Reporting, and Visualization […]

October 7, 2021   To:  UNCG Faculty Re: Leadership Development Program for Scholars of Color Nationally, scholars of color hold fewer leadership positions in academia compared to their counterparts; these patterns require new and intentional efforts to provide leadership development opportunities, support, and networking that will translate into increased representation and inclusion of faculty of […]

October 6, 2021 To: UNCG Faculty and Staff From: Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor RE: SACSCOC Reaffirmation 2024 UNC Greensboro is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Accreditation indicates to internal and external stakeholders that our educational offerings and administrative processes and practices are rigorous, of […]