FA President Rakita thanks UNF President John Delaney for sponsoring today luncheon buffet and his support to the Faculty Association.
Standing and University Committee vacancies for years 2013-2015 are listed on the Faculty Association website - Hotline web page. Nominations will also be taken from the floor at the March Faculty Association meeting. The charges for the standing committees are included in the agenda packet.
The Week of One (February 11 - 15) events announcement. President Rakita will arrange to have the information sent to all faculty members. (Sent on February 8.)
Katie Chenard, Events Coordinator of the Adam Herbert University Center and the UNF United Way Committee Chair this year, announced the beginning of the current drive. Brochures and donation slips are available on the tables. A representative of the United Way of Northeast Florida talked about the campaign and about the work of the United Way in northeast Florida, which is focused on education, income, and health. She briefly described the three programs currently addressing these three areas. Faculty may donate online with a one-time payment, or contribute though regular payroll deductions, or donate by purchasing tickets to the Players Championship Tournament; the Committee is offering tickets online at a discount, with half of the money going to the United Way.
The APC Workflow Program Changes deadline is February 19, 2013.
Rene Monteagudo, Director of the Counseling Center, announced the beginning of an after-hours call service for UNF students. The service will begin in two weeks. Any faculty member may also call the Center at any time of the day, seven days a week, if the faculty member has a student in crisis or has concerns about a student.
The faculty lounge will be open on Monday through Thursday of each week from 7 am to 8 pm; and from 7 am to 3 pm on Fridays. A use policy will be sent to all faculty members. Within the next day or so, all faculty intellikeys will be recoded to be able to access the lounge.