July 1, 2020   MEMORANDUM TO:  UNCG Faculty FROM:  Provost Dana Dunn & Provost Jim Coleman RE: Syllabus Statement The Faculty Senate formed a COVID-19 Task Force that was charged with engaging faculty members across campus to hear concerns regarding planning for the Fall semester and then working to address concerns in a manner that […]

  Panopto In-Person Training In-person Panopto sessions will begin July 31st with a capacity of 10 (due to COVID distancing protocols). This delivery model will mirror what faculty experience in a “hyflex” classroom environment. Note that in addition to these sessions, Panopto will lead an all-faculty training webinar (tentatively scheduled for early August). Location: Bryan 209 […]

For your information: June 26, 2020 To: UNCG Faculty Designing Effective Online Courses: An Online Workshop for UNC System Faculty and Staff I am pleased to announce the availability of Designing Effective Online Courses, an online workshop for to support faculty and staff across the System in moving their courses to an online format. I would […]

Teaching Tips We now know that hundreds and hundreds of our courses will need to adopt a hybrid model in order to account for social distancing practices to help to protect everyone in our community. As we prepare for that reality, we all are working to design and facilitate opportunities for quality learning given these […]

Call for UNCG Honors College Submissions to Y Ddraig Goch: An Interdisciplinary Journal Lloyd International Honors College has launched a new interdisciplinary journal entitled Y Ddraig Goch: An Interdisciplinary Journal, which features submissions from students across any academic discipline. The publication provides a platform for undergraduate research with faculty from the natural sciences, humanities, and social […]

May 18, 2020 MEMORANDUM TO:  UNCG Faculty RE:   Update to Fall 2020 Academic Calendar After careful consideration and input from faculty senate and other groups, a decision has been made to alter the Fall academic calendar.  Specifically, we will eliminate Fall Break and Reading Day so that the last class day will fall prior to […]

May 11, 2020 MEMORANDUM TO:  UNCG Faculty RE:   Faculty Award Videos I hope your transition to summer affords you some much needed down time.  I’m delighted to share the videos of our outstanding faculty award recipients with you.  As you know the disruption related to COVID-19 delayed the production of these videos which are now […]

May 4, 2020 MEMORANDUM TO:  UNCG Faculty & Staff RE:  Fall 2020 Study Abroad Suspended As the spring semester comes to an end, we are considering among other things some of the longer-term implications of COVID-19 on University programs. I write today to provide an update on fall study abroad. The decision about whether to […]