March 23, 2022 TO: UNCG Faculty From:  Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor RE: Quality Enhancement Plan Theme Options The Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) is the component of the reaffirmation process that reflects and affirms the commitment of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on College. (SACSCOC) to enhance the quality of higher education in the […]

February 15, 2022 To: Deans & Dept. Heads/Chairs/Directors From: Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor RE: Faculty Grade Submission Deadline Policy As requested by the Academic Policies and Regulations Committee, The Office of the Provost has established a policy regarding final grades. Beginning Spring 2022, all final grades for the standard 15- week semester […]

February 14, 2022 To: UNCG Faculty From:  Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor RE:  Call for Nominations/Applications for Faculty Success/Pathfinders Program As a part of our larger efforts to support retention and promotion and tenure among faculty of color, we are continuing our support of early career faculty to attend the Faculty Success Program conducted […]

January 14, 2022 To:  Instructional Colleagues From: Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor Re:  Face Coverings The University has recently acquired a limited supply of N95 masks, which is now available for any instructor teaching face-to-face classes, regardless of their vaccination status.  We are prioritizing the distribution of N95 masks to all instructors and […]

January 12, 2022 To: Teaching Colleagues From: Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor Re: Spring 2022 COVID-19 Updates UNC Greensboro remains committed to the health and well-being of the entire Spartan community and is closely monitoring CDC and public health guidelines and will continue to adjust safety practices and protocols as needed. The University’s […]

January 7, 2022 To: Teaching colleagues From:  Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor RE:  Spring 2022 Instructional Guidance Classes begin on Monday, January 10th, and I wanted to provide guidance for your Spring 2022 courses. The University continues to monitor and follow CDC and public health guidelines and update our COVID-19 website. Here is […]

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. […]