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B-1 Financial Aid to Students, Committee on

Chair: Patricia A. Somers
Vice Chair: Danielle J. Alsandor

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2005-2006 Annual Report

FUNCTION: To initiate and review policies and procedures; to hear appeals from decisions of the Office of Student Financial Services.

COMPOSITION: Five members of the General Faculty, representing five colleges or schools, five students (four undergraduate and one graduate), including at least two who are receiving, or have received, financial aid from the Office of Student Financial Services, and two staff members. Each fall, four of the students shall be appointed by the president from a panel of not less than ten (10) nominees submitted by the Student Government; the fifth student shall be appointed by the president from a panel of not less than five (5) nominees submitted by the chair of the Graduate Student Assembly. Faculty members and staff members shall serve for two-year staggered terms beginning on the first class day of the fall semester. 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. The director of Student Financial Services, a representative of the Dean of Students, and a representative from the Office of Graduate Studies shall serve as administrative advisers without vote. The president may appoint additional non-voting administrative advisers from the general administration areas of the University.

Members, 2006-2007:
  Canning, Charlotte 2006-2008 associate dean, theatre and dance
  Hoad, Neville 2005-2007 assistant professor, English
  Morton, David P. 2006-2008 associate professor, mechanical engineering
  Smith, Rachel A. 2006-2008 assistant professor, communication studies
  Somers, Patricia A. 2005-2007 associate professor, educational administration

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Hale, Kenneth J. 2006-2007 professor, art and art history
  Madrid, Raul L. 2006-2007 associate professor, government

Two Staff:
  Mansolo, Michelle S. 2006-2008 Director, College of Engineering
  Pratt, Maria Graciela 2005-2007 learning specialist II, UT Learning Center

Five Students:
  Autry, Evan A. 2006-2007 Student Government representative
  Diaz, Christopher A. 2006-2007 Student Government representative
  Fink, Jaime L. 2006-2007 Student Government representative
  Richter, Eve E. 2006-2007 Graduate Student Assembly representative
  Trinh, Nicole E. 2006-2007 Student Government representative

Administrative Advisers:
  Alsandor, Danielle J. ex officio student affairs administrator, Dean of Students Office
  Davis, Don C.1 ex officio associate director, Student Financial Services
  Hackert, Marvin L. ex officio associate dean, Graduate Studies

1Replaced Lawrence W. Burt, director, Student Financial Service, who was placed on administrative leave effective April 5, 2007.




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