UNCG Online’s Growth and Success UNCG Online celebrates a successful year of growth, generating 140,000 student credit hours, which represents approximately 27% of the University’s total student credit hours in 2018-19. Currently, 2,600 students are enrolled in online programs, and UNCG Online hosts 34 new courses, more than 650 online courses total, and two new […]

Nominations of Candidates for Honorary Degrees Colleagues, The Committee on Honorary Degrees invites you to identify people who would be good candidates for honorary degrees to be granted at the 2021 commencement or subsequent commencements. The purpose for awarding honorary degrees includes the following: To recognize individuals who demonstrate extraordinary achievement over their entire scholarly […]

October 2, 2019 MEMORANDUM TO:    UNCG Faculty RE:  Course Reactivation Process As we enter our first full curricular cycle with CourseLeaf Curriculum Inventory Management (CIM) and the Course Expiration Policy, questions have arisen about the process for reactivating courses. We realize the policy published and activated in July of 2018 did not address the process […]

August 29, 2019   MEMORANDUM TO: UNCG Faculty RE: Procedures for Professional Development and Support for Online Instructors A substantial number of UNCG courses utilize hybrid or all-online environments to facilitate student learning.  For those who teach in these environments, delivering instruction of the highest quality is paramount.  In Fall 2018, I charged a working […]

  August 21, 2019 TO:  UNCG Faculty RE:  Invitation to General Education Revision Taskforce Forum We hope that everyone had a productive yet restful summer.  We know that this was not the case for the many faculty that continued to work over the summer to revise UNC Greensboro’s General Education Program.  We would like to […]

August 12, 2019   TO:  UNCG Faculty and Staff RE: Call for Nominations for 2019-20 Teaching Excellence Awards Provost Dunn and the Board of Governors/Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards Committee invite members of the UNCG community to nominate individuals for the 2019-2020 Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching, or for one of three Alumni […]

Newly Named Distinguished and Excellence Professors                            Distinguished professorships honor some of UNC Greensboro’s most inspiring and productive professors, allowing them opportunities to pursue further research and also support students in meaningful ways. These termed appointments, which include a stipend and research funding, […]

Graduate Researchers Present Work for Peers and Community Members At UNCG, it’s not just quality of research that matters, but the way research is communicated to the world at large. Faculty mentors and the Graduate School emphasize the importance of conveying research concepts to potential community partners, politicians, industry professionals and others who could be […]

  May 20, 2019   MEMORANDUM TO:  Deans, Department Heads/Chairs RE:  James E. Holshouser, Jr. Award for Public Service The James E. Holshouser Award for Public Service, formerly known as the Public Service Award, was created in 2007 to encourage, identify, recognize, and reward public service by faculty of the University of North Carolina system.  […]