UFC Agenda – February 3, 2021

February 3, 2021 UFC Meeting (4:00PM; remote via Zoom) I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes Draft Minutes - December 2, 2020 UFC Meeting III. Reports 1. President Paino 2. Provost Mikhalevsky 3. College Deans -Dean Pete Kelly, CoE    -Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS -Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB  - no report   5. SGA Representative’s Report (Kyree Ford)  - no report 6. SAC Representative's Report (Michelle Pickham)  - no report 7. UFC Chair's Report (Andrew Dolby) 8. UFC Vice Chair’s Report (Ken Machande) - no report 9. Faculty Senate of Virginia (Marcel Rotter) 10. University Committees – minutes, reports, and action items -University Academic Affairs Committee .      Action Items December 4 -University Budget Advisory Committee .      Meeting minutes December 3 -University Curriculum Committee .      Meeting minutes November 20 -University Faculty Affairs Committee .      Meeting minutes November 12 .      Action Item November 12 -University Faculty … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – December 2, 2020

December 2, 2020 UFC Meeting (4:00PM; remote via Zoom) I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes Draft Minutes - October 21, 2020 UFC Meeting Draft Minutes - October 27, 2020 UFC Special Meeting III. Reports 1. President Paino 2. Provost Mikhalevsky 3.Office of Admissions fall 2021 recruitment report 4. College Deans -Dean Pete Kelly, CoE    -Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS -Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB  - no report   5. SGA Representative’s Report (Kyree Ford)  - no report 6. SAC Representative's Report (Michelle Pickham)  - no report 7. UFC Chair's Report (Andrew Dolby) 8. UFC Vice Chair’s Report (Ken Machande) - no report 9. Faculty Senate of Virginia (Marcel Rotter) 10. University Committees – minutes, reports, and action items -University Academic Affairs Committee .      Meeting minutes November 5 -University Budget Advisory Committee .      Meeting minutes October 15 .      Meeting minutes October 22 .      Meeting minutes October 29 .      Meeting minutes … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – October 27, 2020 Special Meeting

Agenda – University Faculty Council Special Meeting October 27, 2020; 4:00-6:00 PM Location: Remote 1) Call to Order 2) Items for discussion* Provost position University administrative and academic unit structure *In fulfillment of its advisory role on matters of university-wide interest (Faculty Handbook 2.3.2.3), the UFC will discuss and develop a recommendation on how the Provost's position should be handled upon Provost Mikhalevsky's retirement announcement. The possibility of restructuring the university's administrative and academic units will be included in discussion. Data and commentary from the UFC Executive Committee's faculty survey will be considered throughout. … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – October 21, 2020

Oct. 21, 2020 UFC Meeting (4:00PM; remote via Zoom) I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes Draft Minutes - September 23, 2020 UFC Meeting 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's 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. University Committees – minutes, reports, and action items -University Academic Affairs Committee no report -University Budget Advisory Committee no report -University Curriculum Committee .      Meeting minutes October 19 -University Faculty Affairs Committee .         Meeting minutes October 8 -University Faculty Organization Committee no report -University General Education Committee .          Action Items October 5 2020 -University … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – Sept 23, 2020

Sept. 23, 2020 UFC Meeting (4:00PM; remote via Zoom) I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes August 19 UFC Meeting Draft Minutes III. Reports 1. President Paino 2. Provost Mikhalevsky -Academic Affairs Report to BOV September 18 2020 3. College Deans -Dean Pete Kelly, CoE    -Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS - BTC Case Statement -Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB -  no report 4. SGA Representative’s Report (Kyree Ford)   5. SAC Representative's Report (Michelle Pickham) - no report 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) 11. University Committees – minutes, reports, and action items -University Academic Affairs Committee          -Meeting minutes from September 11 -University Budget Advisory Committee          -Meeting minutes from August 27          -Meeting minutes from September 3 -University Curriculum Committee no … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – August 19, 2020

August 19, 2020 UFC Meeting (4:00PM; remote via Zoom) I. Call to Order II. Meeting Minutes UPDATED-UFC-Meeting-Minutes-May-13-2020 (2) UFC Special Meeting DRAFT Minutes - June 12 2020 III. Reports 1. President Paino 2. Provost Mikhalevsky 3. College Deans -Dean Pete Kelly, CoE - no report -Dean Keith Mellinger, CAS - no report -Dean Lynne Richardson, CoB - no report 4. SGA Representative’s Report (Kyree Ford) - no report 5. SAC Representative's 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 … [Read more...]

UFC Agenda – June 12, 2020 Special Meeting

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 Special Meeting (Remotely via Zoom) - UFC Meeting Agenda; UFC Meeting Recording - June 12, 2020; UFC-Approved-Minutes-June-12-2020 August 19, 2020 4:00-5:30PM (Remotely via Zoom) - UFC Meeting Agenda; UFC-Meeting-Approved Minutes-August 19 2020;  UFC Meeting Recording - August 19, 2020 September 23, 2020 4:00-6:00PM (Remotely via Zoom) - UFC Meeting Agenda; UFC Meeting Recording - September 23, 2020; UFC Meeting--Approved Minutes--September 23 2020 October 21, 2020 4:00-6:00PM (Remotely via Zoom) - UFC Meeting Agenda; UFC Meeting Recording - October 21, 2020; UFC Meeting - Draft Minutes-October 21 2020 October 27, 2020 4:00-6:00PM Special Meeting (Remotely via Zoom) - UFC Meeting Agenda; Draft Minutes of Special Meeting 10-27-20; UFC Meeting Recording - October 27, 2020 December 2, 2020 4:00-6:00PM (Remotely via Zoom) - UFC Meeting Agenda; UFC Meeting--Draft Minutes--December 2 2020 2020- 2021 Approved Minutes … [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...]