Chancellor Sharon Gaber invites faculty, staff, and students to the University Convocation in the Student Union Multipurpose Room at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 19.
The University Convocation is a chance for members of the campus community to hear about UNC Charlotte’s long-term goals and immediate plans and issues. Speakers include the President of the Staff Council and President of the Student Body. The Faculty President will present the faculty agenda for 2021-22. Also addressing the campus community will be Provost Joan Lorden and Chancellor Sharon Gaber, who will speak on the state of the University.
The University Convocation is a time to welcome new members of the faculty and professional staff and to recognize faculty members who have been granted permanent tenure as well as those who are beginning their 25th year of service to the University.
A general faculty meeting in the form of a question-and-answer session will immediately follow the Convocation. All members of the campus community are welcome to remain for the meeting.
Thursday, Aug. 19
10 a.m.: University Convocation, Student Union Multipurpose Room (SU 340)