April 20, 2020 MEMORANDUM TO:  UNCG Faculty RE: Call for Submissions: Course Conversion for Online Instruction COVID 19 forced UNCG to deliver emergency remote instruction on very short notice.  While faculty are to be commended for their hard work to maintain educational continuity, the circumstances were far from optimal.  Many faculty did not have adequate […]

April 20, 2020 MEMORANDUM TO:  Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty RE:  Faculty scheduled for reappointment review in Fall 2020: option to opt-out of the extension of first probationary term reappointment review but opt-in (if reappointed) for extension of second probationary term You received the April 16 message below regarding extension of the probationary term of faculty […]

April 16, 2020   MEMORANDUM TO:  Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty RE:  Extension of probationary term (“tenure clock”) due to COVID-19 The COVID-19 pandemic has created significant disruptions and uncertainties for our faculty.  It has also generated increased stress related to forthcoming reappointment and tenure reviews.  After consultation with the Deans and Faculty Senate leadership, I […]

April 16, 2020   MEMORANDUM TO:  UNCG Faculty and Staff RE: Dr. Maria Anastasiou Named New Associate Provost for International Programs I am pleased to announce that Dr. Maria Anastasiou has accepted the position as Associate Provost for International Programs.  Dr. Anastasiou succeeds Dr. Nell Pynes, who will retire from UNCG on June 30. Since […]

April 13, 2020 MEMORANDUM TO: UNCG Faculty RE: Course Material Adoptions During these challenging times, supporting students in attaining successful academic outcomes remains a top priority for everyone at UNCG. As we prepare for a summer session online and look ahead to the fall semester the bookstore needs your assistance in providing information so that […]

April 9, 2020 MEMORANDUM TO:    UNCG Faculty RE: Final Assessment Resources I hope this note finds you well and safe. You have successfully completed three weeks of remote instruction this Spring 2020 semester. My hope is that you and your students are finding a rhythm and that each day is better than the last. I […]

The Coalition for Diversity in Language and Culture invites you to attend a special presentation on March 18 from 3:00-4:00 with Dr. Ayesha Boyce of the Educational Research Methodology Department on Strategies for Mentoring and Advising Graduate Students of Color. See event flyer here.

UNCG Online’s Growth and Success UNCG Online celebrates a successful year of growth, generating 140,000 student credit hours, which represents approximately 27% of the University’s total student credit hours in 2018-19. Currently, 2,600 students are enrolled in online programs, and UNCG Online hosts 34 new courses, more than 650 online courses total, and two new […]

Nominations of Candidates for Honorary Degrees Colleagues, The Committee on Honorary Degrees invites you to identify people who would be good candidates for honorary degrees to be granted at the 2021 commencement or subsequent commencements. The purpose for awarding honorary degrees includes the following: To recognize individuals who demonstrate extraordinary achievement over their entire scholarly […]