UFC Agenda – August 19, 2020

August 19, 2020 UFC Meeting (4:00PM; remote via Zoom) I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes UFC Special Meeting DRAFT Minutes - June 12 2020 III. Reports 1. President Paino 2. Provost Mikhalevsky 3. College Deans -Dean Pete Kelly, CoE -Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS -Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB 4. SGA Representative’s Report (Kyree Ford) 5. SAC Representative Report (Michelle Pickham) 6. UFC Chair's Report (Andrew Dolby) 7. UFC Vice Chair’s Report (Ken Machande) 8. Faculty Senate of Virginia (Marcel Rotter) 9. Report from UMW Representative and FSVA Treasurer (Marcel Rotter) 10. Day on Democracy update (David Stahlman) 11. Update on online curriculum approval system (John Morello) 12. University Committees – minutes, reports, and action items -University Academic Affairs Committee no report -University Budget Advisory Committee no report -University Curriculum Committee no report -University Faculty Affairs Committee no report -University Faculty … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – June 12, 2020

Agenda – University Faculty Council Special Meeting June 12, 2020; 3:00-5:00 PM Location: Remote 1) Call to Order 2) Reports President, Troy Paino Provost, Nina Mikhalevsky UFC Chair, Andrew Dolby - Chair's Report UFC Past Chair, Anand Rao – Virginia Education Work Group 3) Action item from FSEM Committee FSEM Committee June 11 Action Item  [Approved] 4) Action item from Honors Committee Honors Committee June 8 Action Item. [Approved] 5) Items for discussion Fall and spring academic calendar changes DRAFT Spring 2021 Academic Calendar for UFC Discussion Possible 3-week pilot January Term Rationale Links to January Term at other institutions: UVA JMU An incorrect link was posted here. Saint Mary's College of Maryland does not have a winter term. Motion: The UFC endorses a voluntary 3-week 2021 January term. [Approved] Proposed time blocks for courses DRAFT Course Time Blocks for Fall … [Read more...]

2020-2021 UFC Membership and Meeting Materials

2020-2021 Meeting Dates June 12, 2020 (Remotely via Zoom) - UFC Meeting Agenda; UFC Meeting Recording - June 12, 2020;  UFC DRAFT Minutes - June 12 2020 August 19, 2020 4:00-5:30PM (Remotely via Zoom) - UFC Meeting Agenda September 23, 2020 4:00-6:00PM (Remotely via Zoom) 2020- 2021 Approved Minutes Motions and other Actions Approved by UFC, 2020-2021 May 13, 2020 Meeting (conducted by 2019-2020 UFC, but included here as it occurred after the General Faculty Meeting) June 12, 2020 Special Meeting Action item from the FSEM Committee Action item from the Honors Program Committee Motion to endorse a 3-week January 2021 term with voluntary participation by faculty. Endorsement of a COVID-19 related class attendance policy statement for fall 2020 Endorsement of three resolutions to support the Black Lives Matter movement, re-examine the mutual aid agreement between the UMW Police Department and other Fredericksburg area law enforcement … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – May 13, 2020

I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes – UFC Meeting – Minutes – April 15 2020 III. Reports President Paino Provost Mikhalevsky Academic Affairs Report to the BOV - May 8, 2020 College Deans Dean Pete Kelly, CoE Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB SGA Representative’s Report (Aneesa Noor) SAC Representative Report (Christy Pack) SAC April 2020 Newsletter UFC Chair’s Report (Anand Rao) UFC Chair Report to the BOV - May 8, 2020 UFC Vice Chair’s Report (Andrew Dolby) Faculty Senate of Virginia (Marcel Rotter) University Committees – minutes, reports, and action items University Academic Affairs Committee no report University Budget Advisory Committee May 5, 2020 Meeting Minutes University Curriculum Committee no report University Faculty Affairs Committee April 16, 2020 Meeting Minutes University Faculty Organization Committee March 25, … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – April 15, 2020

This meeting will be held through a Zoom meeting, and will start at 3:30pm. The link will be distributed to faculty and staff with the agenda. If others are interested in watching the meeting via zoom, please contact the UFC Chair, Anand Rao, via email (arao@umw.edu) in advance of the meeting. All will initially be muted when they enter the meeting. To be recognized to speak, please indicate so in the meeting Chat box. I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes – UFC Meeting – Minutes – March 25 2020 - [approved] III. Reports President Paino Provost Mikhalevsky College Deans Dean Pete Kelly, CoE Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB SGA Representative’s Report (Aneesa Noor) SAC Representative Report (Christy Pack) UFC Chair’s Report (Anand Rao) UFC Vice Chair’s Report (Andrew Dolby) Faculty Senate of Virginia (Marcel Rotter) University Committees – minutes, reports, and action items  [approved] University Academic … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – March 25, 2020

UFC Agenda – March 25, 2020 This meeting will be held through a Zoom meeting, and will start at 3:30pm. To join the zoom meeting, click on this link: https://zoom.us/j/123918740 All will initially be muted when they enter the meeting. To be recognized to speak, please indicate so in the meeting Chat box. I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes – UFC Meeting – Draft Minutes – February 26 2020 III. Reports President Paino Provost Mikhalevsky College Deans Dean Pete Kelly, CoE CoE Report - March 24, 2020 Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB SGA Representative’s Report (Aneesa Noor) SAC Representative Report (Christy Pack) UFC Chair’s Report (Anand Rao) UFC Vice Chair’s Report (Andrew Dolby) Faculty Senate of Virginia (Marcel Rotter) University Committees – minutes, reports, and action items  [approved] University Academic Affairs Committee no report University Budget Advisory Committee no … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – February 26, 2020

UFC Agenda – February 26, 2020 Annotated Agenda I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes – Draft Minutes: UFC Meeting – Minutes – January 29 2020 III. Reports President Paino President Paino's Report to the UFC Capital Projects Summary for Board of Visitors Provost Mikhalevsky Academic Affairs Report to the Board of Visitors College Deans Dean Pete Kelly, CoE Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS CAS report to UFC 2-26 Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB CoB Report to UFC - Feb 26, 2020 MONEY MATTERS at UMW March 2020 SGA Representative’s Report (Aneesa Noor) SGA Report to the Board of Visitors - Feb 2020 SAC Representative Report (Christy Pack) SAC Report to the Board of Visitors - Feb 2020 UFC Chair’s Report (Anand Rao) Notes from Feb 12, 2020, Leadership Council Faculty Representative's Report to the BOV - Feb 21, 2020 Update on Action Item Contingent Faculty recommendation UFC Vice … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – January 29, 2020

I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes – UFC Meeting – Draft Minutes – December 4 2019 III. Reports President Paino Report to the UFC - January 2020 Provost Mikhalevsky College Deans Dean Pete Kelly, CoE Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB SGA Representative’s Report (Aneesa Noor) SAC Representative Report (Christy Pack) SAC Report to the UFC - January 2020 UFC Chair’s Report (Anand Rao) UFC Vice Chair’s Report (Andrew Dolby) Faculty Senate of Virginia (Marcel Rotter) Virginia Higher Education Advocacy Day (VHEAD) Report from FSVA President Carmen Rodriguez VHEAD Legislative Report Jan 13, 2020 Faculty Salary Ratings by Peer Institutions Diversity, Inclusion, Transparency Position Paper Budget Position Paper UPDATED: Legislative Report (1/24/20) - includes reference to budget amendment for faculty salary increase Guest Report from Dr. Paul Binkley, Exec Director of the Center … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – December 4, 2019

UFC Agenda – December 4, 2019 Copy of the annotated agenda distributed via email on 11/26/2019 I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes – October 23, 2019 UFC Meeting Minutes III. Reports President Paino President's Report to the UFC - December 2019  BOV Report - Capital Projects Summary - Nov 2019 BOV Report - Capital Outlay Progress Photos - Nov 2019 Provost Mikhalevsky BOV Report - Academic Affairs - Nov 2019 Violence Prevention & Threat Assessment College Deans Dean Pete Kelly, CoE Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB SGA Representative’s Report (Aneesa Noor) SAC Representative Report (Christy Pack) SAC Report to BOV - Nov 2019 UFC Chair’s Report (Anand Rao) Faculty Representative Report to the BOV - Nov 15, 2019 UFC Vice Chair’s Report (Andrew Dolby) Faculty Senate of Virginia (Marcel Rotter) University Committees – minutes, reports, and action items … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – October 23, 2019

I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes – September 25, 2019 UFC Meeting Minutes III. Reports President Paino President's Report - October 2019 Provost Mikhalevsky College Deans Dean Pete Kelly, CoE COE Dean Report October 23 2019 Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS CAS Dean Report October 23, 2019 Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB COB Dean Report October 23, 2019 SGA Representative’s Report (Aneesa Noor) SAC Representative Report (Christy Pack) October 2019 SAC Newsletter UFC Chair’s Report (Anand Rao) UFC Chair's Report to the UFC October 23, 2019  UFC Chair Report to the BOV Executive Committee - October 16, 2019 Copy of the Campus Environment Committee Report_Final Draft_10-15-19 UFC Vice Chair’s Report (Andrew Dolby) Faculty Senate of Virginia (Marcel Rotter) University Committees – minutes, reports, and action items University Academic Affairs Committee Meeting Minutes from … [Read more...]