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Teaching the IDEAs in Action curriculum

February 10, 2023

Dean White shared his perspective and recent actions from the College of Arts and Sciences Dean’s Office regarding conversations surrounding a proposed School for Civic Life and Leadership and how this relates to the IDEAs in Action capacity-based curriculum.

Call for applications for Associate Dean for Research and Innovation – Deadline March 6th

February 10, 2023

As Greg Copenhaver, Chancellor’s Eminent Professor of Convergent Science, prepares to transition full time into the role of Director of UNC’s Institute for Convergent Science at the end of this academic year, Dean White sent out a message about the College of Arts and Sciences seeking nominations and applications for his successor as Associate Dean for Research and Innovation.

DEI Funding Opportunities

January 31, 2023

Senior Associate Dean Karla Sloclum shared in a College-wide message that the Dean’s Office has three funding opportunities to enhance diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI). The projects that this funding supports will help fulfill two of the strategic plan priorities: Climate and Repair.   

Classroom Emergency Preparedness for Spring 2023 Semester

January 4, 2023

As the spring 2023 semester gets underway, Dean Jim White shares information about Carolina Ready, a University-wide public safety campaign to help faculty be informed, prepared and ready to take action when emergencies occur.

And that’s a wrap for fall 2022–Enjoy your Winter Break!

December 9, 2022

Dean Jim White shared a message with all undergraduate and graduate students in the College as they close out the semester. He will attend his first Commencement as dean on Dec. 11.

The gift of grace

December 8, 2022

As the semester winds down, Dean Jim White asked the College community to share the gift of grace with one another. 

Update on the College’s DEI Strategic Plan

December 7, 2022

Dean Jim White and Senior Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Karla Slocum provide an update on the College’s first-ever DEI Strategic Plan, Action Steps for Equity, which will launch in January.