2015-2016 UFC Membership and Meeting Materials

College of Education

  • 2017 – Marie Sheckels
  • 2016 – John Broome
  • 2017 – Janine Davis

College of Business

  • 2016 – Ken Machande – UFC Secretary
  • 2017 – Leigh Frackelton
  • 2017 – Dave Henderson

College of Arts and Sciences – Health, PE, & STEM

  • 2016 – Deb O’Dell
  • 2017 – Kurt Glaeser
  • 2017 – Chuck Whipkey

College of Arts and Sciences – Social Sciences

  • 2016 – Rosalyn Cooperman
  • 2017 – David Rettinger
  • 2017 – Margaret Ray (CAS Faculty Senate President)

College of Arts and Sciences – Arts & Humanities

  • 2016 – David Ambuel
  • 2017 – Paul Fallon
  • 2017 – Marie Wellington

At-Large

  • 2017 – Anand Rao (CAS) – UFC Chair
  • 2017 – Kristin Marsh (CAS) – UFC Vice-Chair
  • 2017 – Gregg Stull (CAS)

Ex Officio

  • UMW President Rick Hurley
  • UMW Provost Jonathan Levin
  • UMW SGA Representative Alex Obolensky

Meeting Dates: all meetings will be held from 3:30-5:30pm

September 4, 2015 (Digital Auditorium – ITCC) – organizational meeting; approved minutes

September 23, 2015 (Digital Auditorium – ITCC) – meeting agendaapproved minutes

October 21, 2015 (Digital Auditorium – ITCC) – meeting agenda; approved minutes

November 23, 2015 (Digital Auditorium – ITCC) – meeting agenda; approved minutes

February 3, 2016 (Digital Auditorium – ITCC) – meeting agenda; approved minutes

February 24, 2016 (Digital Auditorium – ITCC) – meeting agenda; approved minutes

March 30, 2016 (Digital Auditorium – ITCC) – meeting agenda; approved minutes

April 18, 2016 (Digital Auditorium – ITCC) – meeting agenda

Motions Approved by UFC, 2015-2016

September 23, 2015 Meeting:

  1. Faculty Affairs Committee Membership – Motion to change 2.6.3 Faculty Handbook - From the University Faculty Affairs Committee. [motion passed]
  2. Posthumous and In Memoriam Degrees- From the University Academic Affairs Committee – Proposed Policies (support document) [motion passed]
  3. Graduate Non-Degree Statuses (Two Parts) – From the University Academic Affairs Committee [both motions passed]

October 21, 2015 Meeting:

  1. UAAC Motion: MBA Admissions Policies [motion passed]
    1. Admissions Policies for the Master of Business Administration Degree Program (support materials)

November 23, 2015 Meeting:

  1. UFOC Motion: Change Faculty Handbook to Change Bachelor of Liberal Studies Committee from a CAS to a University-Level Committee [motion passed]
  2. UAAC Motion: Short Term Military Absences [motion passed]
    1. Short Term Military Absence Catalog Language (support materials)
  3. UCC and Alternative Course Model Proposals Motion  [motion passed]

February 3, 2016 Meeting:

  1. UAAC Motion: UMW Policy on Retroactive Administrative Withdrawals  [motion passed]
  2. UAAC Motion: UMW Grading When Honor Cases Are Pending  [motion passed]
  3. UFAC Motion: Approval of a General Student Complaint Policy  [motion passed]

March 30, 2016 Meeting:

  1. Motion to show support for the recommendations included in the Special Report on Divestment at the University of Mary Washington [motion passed]
  2. Motion to create a University Journalism Advisory Committee – from the UFOC [motion passed]
  3. Motion to change 2.3.4.2 of the Faculty Handbook – Terms of service. [motion passed]
  4. Motion to change 2.3.5.1 of the Faculty Handbook – UFC Chair. [motion passed]
  5. Motion to change 2.8.1 of the Faculty Handbook – Addition of a Student Representative to the UBAC [motion passed]

April 18, 2016 Meeting:

  1. Proposal for SAT Requirement Change (motion from the University Academic Affairs Committee; see page 3 of UAAC Minutes) [motion passed]