To recognize outstanding teaching and demonstrate our commitment to teaching excellence, the University presents three awards to UNCG faculty members every year; the UNC system also presents an award for teaching excellence to a UNCG faculty member each year. Please submit nominations for the 2017-2018 Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards. All submissions take place in Fall 2017, […]

The Provost and the Office of Research and Engagement announce the release of funding for the Giant Steps Research Development Grants. The goal of this program is to provide seed funding for projects that will enhance UNCG’s external visibility, encourage research as well as increase the opportunity to leverage preliminary results obtained with this funding […]

Thinking about moving a course from in person to online? This session will help you get started moving your course to an online format. Held Wednesday, September 13, 2017, from 9:00am until 10:00am in the Faculty Center. For more information, please contact Amy Brown, UTLC’s Assistant Director of Technology Enhanced Pedagogy, via email at, […]

Fall Semester Bag Luncheons and Coffeehouses Please join the University Teaching and Learning Commons in the Faculty Center for these regular events held during the semester. BROWN BAG LUNCHEONS – drop-in discussion sessions with colleagues. You bring your lunch and we bring the snacks and coffee.     September 21, 11:30am-1:30pm– High Impact Practices in the Classroom […]

Teaching and Learning Workshops – Fall 2017 Please mark your calendars for the University Teaching and Learning Commons‘ workshops scheduled for this fall semester. All workshops are held in the Faculty Center. August 24, 2:00 -3:00pm – Teaching Large Classes August 30, 11:00am- Noon – Course Design Strategies September 7, 9:00 -10:00am – Getting Students to Read Before Class September 13, 10:00 -11:00am – Getting […]