College of Arts & Sciences

Faculty Governance

Faculty Assembly

Dave Pretty, 2023-24 Chair

Lauren Kohut, 2023-2024 Secretary

Sara English, 2023-24 Parliamentarian 

August 15, Tuesday, 10:00am
September 1, Friday, 2:00pm
October 6, Friday, 2:00 pm
January 12, Friday, 2:00 pm
March 1, Friday, 2:00 pm

Graduate Faculty Committee

Allan Nail, 2023-2024 Chair
TBA,2023-2024 Secretary
TBA,2023-2024 Parliamentarian

Graduate Faculty Committee is held immediately following the College Faculty Assembly meeting unless otherwise announced.

Curriculum Committee

Valerie Jepson, 2023-24 Chair

Jennifer Schafer, 2023-24 Secretary

2023-24 members: Jason Hurlbert, Sara English, Tom Polaski, Katharine Hubbard, and David Pretty 

August 22, Tuesday
Sept. 26, Tuesday
Oct. 24, Tuesday
Nov. 28, Tuesday
Jan. 2, Tuesday (subject to change) 
Feb. 20, Tuesday
April 16, Tuesday

Nominating & Rules Committee

2023-24 members: Brent Woodfill, Bill Shulte, Gihanee Senadheera

Personnel Advisory Committee

2023-24 members: Rick Chacon, Devon Ralston, Dustin Hoffman, Gwen Daley, Kori Bloomquist

Important Links

Faculty Conference Website

Faculty Governance Calendar

Faculty Manual (pdf, 262 kb)

University Level Minutes and Calendar Meeting Dates

Faculty Assembly Bylaws (pdf, 232kb)

Agendas and Minutes Archive

September 1st, 2023
Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 483kb) Minutes (pdf,kb)
Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 375kb) Minutes (pdf 325kb)

August 15, 2023
Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 196kb) Minutes (pdf, 230kb)
Graduate Faculty: No Meeting

March 3rd, 2023
Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 231kb) Minutes (pdf,kb)
Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 231kb) Minutes (pdf 325kb)

January 13, 2023
Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 192kb) and Minutes (pdf, 117kb)
Graduate Faculty: No meeting

October 7, 2022
Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 210kb) Minutes (pdf, 160kb)
Graduate Faculty: No meeting

September 2, 2022
Faculty Assembly: No meeting
Graduate Faculty: No meeting

August 16, 2022
Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 219kb) and Minutes (pdf, 184kb)
Election Results (pdf 77.5kb)
Graduate Faculty: No meeting

    March 04, 2022
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 219kb) and Minutes (pdf, 184kb)
    Election Results (pdf 77.5kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf 230kb)

    January 14, 2022
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 219kb) and Minutes (pdf, 165kb)
    Election Results (pdf 77.5kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf 230kb) and Minutes (pdf, 233kb)

    October 08, 2021
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 242kb) and Minutes (pdf, 185kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 214kb) Minutes (pdf,195kb)

    September 3, 2021
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 289 kb) and Minutes (pdf, 319 kb)
    Election Results (pdf, 78 kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 212kb) Minutes (pdf,195kb)

    August 17, 2021
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 445 kb) and Minutes (pdf, 476 kb)
    Graduate Faculty: no meeting

    March 05, 2021
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 67 kb) and Minutes (pdf, 337 kb)
    Graduate Faculty: no meeting
    Election Results: Spring 2021 election (pdf, 4.8 kb)

    January 15, 2021
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 94 kb) and Minutes (pdf, 197 kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 171 kb) and Minutes (pdf, 192 kb)
    Election Results: Spring 2021 special election (pdf, 5 kb)

    October 9, 2020
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 231 kb) and Minutes (pdf, 148 kb)
    Graduate Faculty: no meeting

    September 4, 2020
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 237 kb) and Minutes (pdf, 352 kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 197 kb) and Minutes (pdf, 143 kb)

    August 18, 2020
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 112 kb) and Minutes (pdf, 342 kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 189 kb) and Minutes (pdf, 133 kb)

    March 6, 2020
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 110kb) and Minutes (pdf, 879kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 480kb)
    Election Results: Spring 2020 election (pdf, 13kb)

    February 21, 2020
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 246kb) and Minutes (pdf, 426kb)

    January 17, 2020
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 3mb) and Minutes (1.6mb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 351kb) and Minutes (182kb)

    October 18, 2019 
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 249kb) and Minutes (pdf, 3mb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 359kb) and Minutes (pdf, 209kb)

    August 30, 2019 
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 501kb) and Minutes (pdf, 587kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 304kb) and Minutes (pdf, 122kb)
    Election results: Fall 2019 election (pdf, 4kb)

    August 13, 2019 
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 907kb) and Minutes (pdf, 332kb)

    March 1, 2019
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 533kb) and Minutes (pdf, 796kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 447kb) and Minutes (pdf, 425kb)
    Election results: Spring 2019 election (pdf, 7kb)

    January 11, 2019
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 561kb) and Minutes (pdf, 571kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 365kb) and Minutes (pdf, 434kb)

    October 19, 2018
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 558kb) and Minutes (pdf, 602kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 715kb) and Minutes (pdf, 608kb)

    August 31, 2018
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 506kb) and Minutes (pdf, 583kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 497kb) and Minutes (pdf, 498kb)

    August 14, 2018
    Combined meeting: Agenda (pdf, 606kb) and Minutes (pdf, 366kb)

    March 2, 2018
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 471kb) and Minutes (pdf, 477kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 576kb) and Minutes (pdf, 489kb)
    Election results: Spring 2018 election (pdf, 7kb)

    January 12, 2018
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 312kb) and Minutes (pdf, 256kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 309kb) and Minutes (pdf, 199kb)

    October 20, 2017
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 252kb) and Minutes (pdf, 286kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 311kb) and Minutes (pdf, 219kb)

    September 1, 2017
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 427kb) and Minutes (pdf, 388kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 310kb) and Minutes (pdf, 218kb)

    August 15, 2017
    Combined meeting: Agenda (pdf, 332kb) and Minutes (pdf, 336kb)

    March 31, 2017
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 704kb) and Minutes (pdf, 232kb)
    Graduate Faculty: no meeting held
    Election results: Spring 2017 follow-up election (pdf, 66kb)

    March 3, 2017
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 456kb) and Minutes (pdf, 356kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 312kb) and Minutes (pdf, 142kb)
    Election results: Spring 2017 election (pdf, 7kb)

    January 13, 2017
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 301kb) and Minutes (pdf, 443kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 301kb) and Minutes (pdf, 134kb)

    October 21, 2016
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 381kb) and Minutes (pdf, 287kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 300kb) and Minutes (pdf, 134 kb) 

    September 2, 2016
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 573kb) and Minutes (pdf, 134kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 401kb) and Minutes (pdf, 135kb)

    August 16, 2016
    Combined meeting: Agenda (pdf, 1.6mb) and Minutes (pdf, 90kb)

    March 25, 2016
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 367kb) and Minutes (pdf, 1.7mb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 309kb) and Minutes (pdf, 193kb)
    Election results: Spring 2016 election (pdf, 7kb)

    February 11, 2016
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 258kb) and Minutes (pdf, 108kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 320kb) and Minutes (pdf, 14kb)

    January 22, 2016
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 403kb) meeting cancelled due to inclement weather
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 321kb) meeting cancelled due to inclement weather

    October 23, 2015
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 418kb) and Minutes (pdf, 318kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 309kb) and Minutes (pdf, 231kb)

    September 04, 2015
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 419kb) and Minutes (pdf, 324kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 303kb) and Minutes (pdf, 273kb)

    August 18, 2015
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 277kb) and Minutes (pdf, 332kb)
    Graduate Faculty: no meeting held

    March 27, 2015
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 417kb) and Minutes (pdf, 259kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 357kb) and Minutes (pdf, 142kb)
    Election results: Spring 2015 election (pdf, 6kb) and Spring 2015 special election and endorsement vote (pdf, 5kb)

    January 30, 2015
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 279kb) and Minutes (pdf, 258kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 401kb) and Minutes (pdf, 68kb)

    November 14, 2014
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 289kb) and Minutes (pdf, 262kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 347kb) and Minutes (pdf, 315kb)

    October 24, 2014 
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 453kb) and Minutes (pdf, 181kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 248kb) and Minutes (pdf, 214kb)

    September 05, 2014
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 266kb) and Minutes (pdf, 168kb)
    Graduate Faculty: no meeting held

    August 21, 2014
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 348kb) and Minutes (pdf, 172kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 222kb) and Minutes (pdf, 130kb)

    April 04, 2014
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 705kb) and Minutes (pdf, 329kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 240kb) and Minutes (pdf, 329kb)

    January 31, 2014
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 711kb) and Minutes (pdf, 284kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 243kb) and Minutes (pdf, 255kb) 

    October 18, 2013
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 333kb) and Minutes (pdf, 349kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 239kb) and Minutes (pdf, 106kb)

    August 30, 2013
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 393kb) and Minutes (pdf, 385kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 214kb) and Minutes (pdf, 154kb)

    August 15, 2013
    Faculty Assembly: Agenda (pdf, 147kb) and Minutes (pdf, 374kb)
    Graduate Faculty: Agenda (pdf, 138kb) and Minutes (pdf, 140kb)