TYPE C: INSTITUTIONAL POLICY OR GOVERNANCE
C-3 Commencement and Academic Ceremonies Committee
Member E-mail Address Book
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 advisers without votes.
Drumwright, Minette E. 2001-2003
Assistant Professor, Advertising
Reichl, Linda E. 2002-2004 Professor, Physics
Summers, Edward L. 2001-2003
Trimble, John R. 2001-2003 Professor, English
Faculty Council Appointees: Lucero, Amarante L . 2002-2003 Professor, Theatre and Dance Raizen, Esther L. 2002-2003 Assistant Professor, Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures
Two Students: Farhoud, Suzanne S. 2002-2003 Student Government Representative, Management Science and Information Systems, Junior Rubio, Jocelyn 2002-2003 Student Government Representative, Communication Studies, Senior
Administrative Advisors: Brett, Teresa Graham ex officio Dean of Students Clagett, Susan W. ex officio Special Assistant, University Relations 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 Kessler, Susan ex officio Associate Executive Director, Ex-Students' Association