TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE
C-3 Commencement and Academic Ceremonies Committee
Chair: Minette E. Drumwright
FUNCTION: To advise the Faculty Council, the president, and academic deans on policy matters, including selection of speakers, in planning graduation, Honors Day, and other formal academic ceremonies.
COMPOSITION: Four members of the General Faculty and two students. Student members shall be appointed by the president in the fall from a panel of names submitted by the appropriate student committee. 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 committee shall elect its own chair and vice chair, who shall be members of the General Faculty. A representative of the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, the director of the Physical Plant, the director of University Bands, and the executive director of the Ex-Students' Association shall serve as administrative advisors without votes.
Drumwright, Minette E. 2001-2003
Assistant Professor, Advertising
Kwallek, Nancy P. 2000-2002 Professor, Architecture
Summers, Edward L. 2001-2003
Trimble, John R. 2001-2003 Professor, English
Faculty Council Appointees: Arens, Katherine M. 2001-2002 Professor, Germanic Studies Reichl, Linda E. 2001-2002 Professor, Physics
Two Students: Sears, Hollye Anne 2001-2002 Student Government Representative, Theatre and Dance Womack, Ian Sidney 2001-2002 Student Government Representative, Electrical Engineering
Administrative Advisors: Boon, Jim ex officio Executive Director, Ex-Students' Association Clagett, Susan W. ex officio Special Assistant, University Relations Dison, Thomas W. ex officio Interim Dean of Students Graham, John M. ex officio Director, Erwin Special Events Center Hunter, Ernest R. ex officio Director, Physical Plant Junkin, Jerry F. ex officio Director of UT Bands, Professor, Music