Collection of Various Faculty Committees, 1971-Ongoing.

GACA Collection 264


 

Collection of Various Faculty Committees, 1971-Ongoing.  GACA Collection 264.  ½ Hollinger.

 

ABSTRACT:
The Collection of Various Faculty Committees contains mostly meeting minutes from various committees starting in 1971.  When additional documentation becomes available it will be included in this collection.  Materials are organized alphabetically by committee.  When possible, a description of the functions of the committee is provided.



SCOPE AND CONTENT:
This collection is divided into sections for each committee and arranged alphabetically.  Each section contains committee meeting minutes and some contain additional documentation.

Academic Computer Committee, 1973

Academic Operations Committee, 2002-03  The functions of this committee are:

  • To review and recommend procedures for registration, scheduling classes, advising of students, making up calendars and catalogs, and other academic operations.
  • To review and recommend policies concerning the Library, internship program, and instructional infrastructure.
  • To review and recommend policies and procedures regarding admissions, enrollment, and financial aid.
  • To review and recommend policies regarding grading, recognition for academic achievement (including Dean’s List and President’s List, Honors Day, Latin honors, and commencement), the Honor Code, academic probation, and eligibility for extracurricular activities.
  • To review and recommend candidates for graduation.
  • To conduct appropriate continuing self-study of academic policies and programs.
  • To nominate candidates for the Grade Appeals Board and the Honor Board. **

COSIP (College Science Improvement Program) Committee, 1971-72

Intercollegiate Athletics Committee, 1971-74  The functions of this committee are:

  • Liaison between Faculty and organizations governing intercollegiate athletics.
  • Review and recommendation of intercollegiate athletic policy and its execution.
  • Clear scheduling and Public Events Committee. *

Personnel Committee, 1971-74 The functions of this committee are:

  • Advise the administration regarding promotions and tenure, departmental requests for additional staff, and faculty requests for leaves of absence.
  • Provide appeal procedures for grievances relating to tenure and/or promotion.
  • Provide procedures for other kinds of grievances and to assure the academic freedom of non-tenure faculty members. *

Public Events Committee, 1971-74  The functions of this committee are:

  • Direction of special events on an all-college and public nature:
    • Commencement
    • Artist Series
    • Lecture Series
    • Worship Services
    • Convocation
  • Review and recommendations of policies and practices with regard to public events, including those planned by departments. *

Student Life Committee, 1973  The function of this committee is origination, review and recommendation of policy concerning student life to faculty, administration and/or Student Senate. *

*Taken from the Faculty Handbook, 1973-74.

**Taken from the Faculty Handbook (Yellow Pages), 8-24-2010.

 



RESTRICTIONS:
There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of the College Archives, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library, and Gustavus Adolphus College.



COLLECTION CITATION:
Collection of Various Faculty Committees, 1971-Ongoing.  GACA Collection 264.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.



PROCESSED BY:
Adrianna Darden processed this collection and developed the finding aid during January 2011.



RELATED COLLECTIONS IN THE ARCHIVES:
Faculty Meetings.  Minutes and Agenda Packets, 1877-Ongoing. GACA Collection 12.

            (Packets usually include reports from the various committees.)

Faculty Senate.  Minutes and Related Documents, 1961-Ongoing. GACA Collection 11.

 


SUBJECT HEADINGS:
Gustavus Adolphus College--Faculty.
Universities and colleges--Minnesota--Faculty.



GACA Collection 264

Box

Folder

Academic Computer Committee, 1973

1973

1

1

Academic Operations Committee, 2002-03

2002-03

1

2

COSIP Committee, 1971-72

1971-72

1

3

Intercollegiate Athletics Committee, 1971-74

1971 and 1974

1

4

Personnel Committee, 1971-74

1971-74

1

5

Public Events Committee, 1971-74

1971-72 and 1974

1

6

Student Life Committee, 1973

1973

1

7