Comments by Faculty Senate Chair to UVA Board of Visitors

Hello, I’m Alf Weaver, Chair of the Faculty Senate. Thank you for the opportunity to update you concerning some of our recent activities. To respect your time, I’ll only mention the work of three of our eight committees.

Our Academic Affairs Committee is responsible for all issues pertaining to matters of curricular and academic program review, and is responsible for the Senate’s role in the creation and elimination of academic programs. Academic Affairs and our Executive Council have approved three program changes so far this year:

Statement on "Unite the Right" Event

The Faculty Senate Executive Council and the General Faculty Council strongly condemn the hatred, violence, and intimidation that the supporters of the recent "Unite the Right" event brought to the Charlottesville community and the University of Virginia. We repudiate the white supremacist, white nationalist, and neo-Nazi ideologies lying at the heart of these actions.


Subscribe to Faculty Senate RSS