Academic Programs Committee - Michael Bovenzi
They met this morning and reviewed submissions.
Academic Standards Committee - Steven Williamson
The committee will meet Friday, October 16th. They have one agenda item regarding the Latin Honors policy. A student with an “Unforgiveable F” will not be eligible for Latin Honors.
Adjunct Affairs Committee – Elizabeth Gregg
The committee met on Wednesday, September 23 with Professor James Beasley from English Department, “Faculty Forward Jax” project. The Adjunct Affairs Handbook link is broken. They will meet on Wednesday, October 21.
Budget Advisory Committee - Richard Patterson/Alan Harris
Alan Harris reported that they met on Friday, September 11 and will meet Thursday, October 8 at 11:00 am in COAS Conference Room. Shari Shuman is guest.
Campus Technology Committee- Donna Mohr
They will meet Friday, October 9 at 10am in FA conference room. There were 13 technology grant applications received and they are being reviewed now.
Faculty Affairs Committee – David Fenner/Gordon Rakita
Dr. Chip reported for the committee. The new co-chairs are Fenner and Rakita. There is one item on the agenda regarding the creation of an honors college. The next meet will deal with ISQ dates for summer.
Faculty Enhancement Committee
The meeting is on Wednesday, October 7 in the Library in Room 2400 at 9:30 am. This month they will be reaching out for volunteers for faculty summer teaching grants.
Nominations & Elections Committee – Pingying Zhang/Patrick Kreidl
Dr. Chip reported for the committee. Nominations for the N&E Committee will be open soon and taken from the floor next month.
Research Council - Aisha Johnson
The September 25 meeting was postponed. They will meet on Friday, October 2 at 2:00 PM. Need volunteers for grant review.
Strategic Planning Advisory Committee - Pali Sen
The committee didn’t meet between the two Faculty Associations meetings but will meet Tuesday, October 6 at 12:15 p.m. in OFE/FA Conference Room in Bldg. 16, Room 3108. They will discuss the National Survey of Student Engagement data related to retention and graduation rates. They will have the Executive Director of Assessment Judy Miller as their guest.
Support Services Committee – Luke Cornelius
Brian Kopp reported for the committee. At their September 22 meeting, Alison Cruse gave an update on the customer service experience program. The next meeting is on Tuesday, October 27 and a representative from the LGBT group will come and present.
Executive Committee – Scott Hochwald
They met on Tuesday, September 15 to set the agenda. There are two agenda items. Next meeting is on Tuesday, October 20 at 12:15 p.m. in the OFE/FA Conference Room, Bldg16, 3rd Floor, Room 3108. Wine & Refreshment Party is removed this year.