Executive Council Minutes
Thursday, December 8, 2011
Conference Room, 211
present: Barnet, Clifton, Evensen, Jadaan, Kile, Kunz, Parker, Riedle,
present: Clough, Muslu, Salmon-Stephens
Minutes: Computer issues—they are on the S drive. Approve at next meeting.
Plan on 80% of total budget for the 2012-2013 year.
Requests—There will be a give back of 20 positions campus wide.
Teaching Loads (2012-2013)—Worksheet outlining faculty teaching loads was
distributed. Discussion followed.
Release/Reassign—Documentation of the 25% release time for professional
development needs to be better documented. Discussion followed.
need to be eliminated beginning Fall 2012. The perception across campus
is that EMS has release time and then getting paid for overloads.
information for each department was shared with each chair that included
positions assigned to budget category. Discussion followed. Multiple
complaints about how payment and position allocations have been accounted
for on the financial side of the budget. Osama requested that the
minutes indicate that he wants the technical support position be removed
from GE and transferred elsewhere within the College. Lisa requested
that people send her an email with corrections and/or concerns about this
- Core GPA
calculation with the new +/- grading system—How do the departments want
to have this calculated? There needs to be guidance from the chair of
each department as to how they want calculations. Dave made a motion
that as a College we adopt the default of C- as an adequate grade to
progress. Philip seconded. Discussion followed. Motion carried.
everyone that emails should go to Lisa and Bill only on these discussions.
discussion of attending Faculty Senate. Everyone would be welcome to attend.