Teaching Awards Each year the university solicits nominations for three Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards, and the UNC System Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching.  A committee comprised of UNCG faculty and students selects recipients for the Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards and chooses UNCG’s nominee for the Board of Governors Award for Excellence in […]

INDUSTRIES OF THE BLIND AND COLLEGE OF VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS PUBLIC ARTWORK UNCG’s College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) collaborated with Industries of the Blind (IOB) on the installation of a public art piece which tells the stories of the blind and low-visioned using sight, sound, and touch. Founded in 1933, Industries of the […]

April 18, 2022 To:  UNCG Faculty From:  Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor  RE:  Two Faculty Development Opportunities  I am pleased to share with you a couple of faculty development opportunities.  The Provost’s Office will support 10 faculty members for the North Carolina ACE Women’s Network Conference and sponsor one faculty member for the […]

April 11, 2022   TO: UNCG Faculty & Staff From: Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor RE:  Changes to UNCG Online and University Services To provide enhanced services, reduce organizational redundancy and improve budgetary efficiencies, The Division of Online Learning (UNCG Online) and its related functions have been integrated into various units across campus. […]

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 […]