September 21, 2021   To: UNCG Faculty From: Provost Debbie Storrs RE: Announcing Two Provost Faculty Fellows I am delighted to announce two new provost faculty fellows are joining the UNCG academic leadership team. Professor Regina McCoy will serve as Provost Fellow for Student Success, and Professor Tracy Nichols will serve as Provost Fellow for […]

  September 1, 2021     To:       UNCG Faculty From:  Debbie Storrs, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor Sarah Daynes, Chair, Faculty Senate RE: Call for Faculty Liaison for UNC System Free Expression Survey The University of North Carolina System office is replicating an independent survey of Carolina students on the topic of free expression that was […]

August 13, 2021   MEMORANDUM TO:  UNCG Faculty & Staff RE:  Call for Nominations 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 […]

August 13, 2021   To: UNCG Faculty & Staff From: Provost Debbie Storrs and the Teaching Awards Selection Committee RE: Call for Nominations for the 2021-22 BOG Award for Excellence in Teaching & Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards Provost Storrs and the Teaching Awards Selection Committee invite members of the UNCG community to nominate individuals for […]

August 9, 2021 RE: 2021-22 Faculty Fellow Opportunities I know firsthand how faculty support, mentoring, and professional development opportunities can broaden experience, open career pathways, and enhance one’s ability to impact the institution and profession in new ways. I am committed to supporting such opportunities for faculty and staff at UNCG. As one avenue, I […]

August 9, 2021 I write to you today regarding a significant change in circumstances that can have a large impact on our student-athletes. As you may know, a recent opinion issued by the U.S. Supreme Court allows students-athletes to use their name, image, and likeness (NIL) and be compensated. Although this action has no direct […]

Required UNCG syllabus language Approved by Faculty Senate on July 29, 2021   As we return for fall 2021, the campus community must recognize and address continuing concerns about physical and emotional safety, especially as we will have many more students, faculty, and staff on campus than in the last academic year. As such, all […]

July 28, 2021 TO: UNCG Faculty FROM: Provost Debbie Storrs RE: Fall 2021 Instructional Update In the first few weeks as your new provost at UNCG, I’ve been immersed in learning about the diverse academic programs and the outstanding work occurring in each of the colleges and schools. I am excited to welcome our students to […]

The following Chancellor message was sent out to all faculty, staff, and students on May 19, 2021. Dear Campus Community, I am pleased to announce that Dr. Debbie Storrs will be UNC Greensboro’s next Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor and Professor in the Sociology department as confirmed today by the Board of Trustees. She begins […]