C-10 Recruitment and Retention Committee

Chair: Darlene Grant

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FUNCTION: To address the matter of recruitment and retention of minority students and to advise the Faculty Council and the President on constructive solutions to alleviate the problems of recruitment and retention.

COMPOSITION: Four members of the General Faculty, three students (student members shall be appointed by the President in the fall from a panel of names submitted by the appropriate student committee), Coordinator of the UT Learning Center, and three members of the administration. In addition, every year the Chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms as members of the committee. The Vice President for Human Resources and Community Relations, a representative from the Black Alumni Association, and a representative from the Hispanic Alumni Association will serve as ex officio members without votes. The committee shall elect its own chair and vice chair, who shall be members of the General Faculty.

Members, 2000-2001:

Arrellano, Margarita M. 1999-2001 Assistant Dean of Students
  Grant, Darlene 1999-2001 Assistant Professor, Social Work
Griffis, Emma G. 1999-2001 Student Development Specialist II, Graduate Studies
  Jones, Joni L. 1999-2001 Associate Professor, Speech Communication
  Ovando, Martha N. 1999-2001 Associate Professor, Educational Administration
Swann, Denise M. ex officio Coordinator, UT Learning Center
  Valenzuela, Angela 2000-2002

Associate Professor, Center for Mexican American Studies

Walker, N. Bruce

ex officio

Director, Admissions

*Administration (with vote)
**Administration (without vote)

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Hackert, Marvin L. 2000-2001 Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
  Bogard, David G. 2000-2001 Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Three Students:
  Peterson, Choquette M. (Cookie) 2000-2001 Sophomore, Government
  Pineda, Christopher D. 2000-2001 Senior, History
  Kim, Youngsuk 2000-2001 Doctoral candidate, Clinical Psychology

Administrative Advisers:
  Galvan, Robert R. ex officio Representative, Hispanic Alumni Association
Garza, Augustine ex officio Deputy Director, Admissions
Hill, James L. ex officio Vice President for Human Resources and Community Relations
Kemp, Crystal E. ex officio Representative, Black Alumni Association
Torres, Gerald ex officio Vice Provost, LLM