C-2 University Academic Calendar Committee

Principles for the Development of the Academic Calendar

Chair: Kenneth M. Ralls
Vice Chair: Jon E. Olson
Chair Elect: Jon E. Olson

Member E-mail Address Book (comma delimited)
Member E-mail Address Book (semi-colon delimited)

2007-08 Annual Report
2008-09 Annual Report

FUNCTION: To make recommendations to the Faculty Council and to the president concerning the University academic calendar. The University Academic Calendar Committee1 will review the Principles for the Development of the Academic Calendar each year. If changes are needed, the committee will submit a recommendation to the Faculty Council in time for consideration at the council’s April meeting. If no changes are needed, the committee will confirm in its annual report that it reviewed the principles and recommended no changes.

COMPOSITION: Four members of the General Faculty, two staff members, one graduate student, and two undergraduate students. Student members shall be appointed by the president in the fall from panels of names submitted by the appropriate student governing bodies and shall include one representative from Student Government, one from the Senate of College Councils, and one from the Graduate Student Assembly. 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 Registrar shall serve as administrative adviser without vote.

Members, 2008-2009:
Olson, Jon E. 2008-2010 associate professor, petroleum and geosystems engineering
Pomeroy, Elizabeth C. 2008-2010 professor, social work
  Ralls, Kenneth M. 2007-2009 professor, mechanical engineering
Williams, Holly A.1 2008-2009 associate professor, theater and dance

1 Replaced Susan K. Brown, assistant dean in pharmacy (not a general faculty member).

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Kitt, Karrol A. 2008-2009

associate professor, human ecology
  Odell, Edward W. (Ted)


professor, mathematics

Two Staff:
  Meisell, Evelyn L. 2008-2010 admissions counselor I, admissions
  Sanchez, Cynthia M. 2007-2009 senior administrative associate, president's office

Three Students:

Bunch, Nathan V.


Student Government representative
  Fair, Mark G. (Garrett) 2008-2009 Senate of College Councils representative

Hamilton, Kurstin Blue


Graduate Student Assembly representative

Administrative Adviser:
  Allen, Michael D. ex officio associate registrar