MEMORANDUM

 

 

DATE:         September 4, 2003

 

TO:             Academic Senate Members

 

FROM:        Keith Edgerton, Chair

                  Academic Senate

 

RE:             MEETING DATE, PLACE, AND AGENDA

 

 

The first meeting of the Academic Senate will be held on Thursday, September 11, 2003, at 3:30 p.m., in the Chancellor’s Conference Room (McM 209).

 

I.       APPROVAL OF MINUTES

         May 1, 2003

         June 25, 2003

         June 30, 2003 (electronic vote)

August 19, 2003 (retreat)

 

II.      ITEMS FOR INFORMATION

 

         Item 1  Committee Report – Faculty Development Council: RACE/IPD 2003

Item 2  Committee Report – Academic Standards and Scholastic Standing Committee 2002-2003.

Item 3  Committee Roster 2003-2004

 

III.     DISCUSSION ITEMS

 

         A.  Possible Senate Initiatives:

1.  Enhancing Academic Quality

2.  Hidden Cost of New Academic Programs

B.  Shared Governance:

1.  Flagship Programs

2.  Long Range Hiring Plans

3.  Short-term hiring plans

         C.  General Education

         D.  Weekly Campus-Wide Meeting Time

         E.  Senate Representation:  CPSLL, and the new CAHP

F.  Re-Thinking Student Evaluations

 

 

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