Academic Senate

Reports from the Standing Committees


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This Month's Issue
Front Page
Message from the ASCSU Chair
Outstanding Faculty of the CSU Website Launched
Op-Ed: How to Define a High-Quality Education for all Undergraduates in the CSU
Reports from Standing Committees

Academic Affairs
Faculty Affairs
Fiscal & Governmental
   Affairs

Capitol Watch
Report on November Meeting of the Board of Trustees
Resolution Summaries

Academic Affairs Committee
Christine Miller (Sacramento), Chair

Online education was front-and-center in our thoughts, in four distinct yet overlapping contexts. More »

Faculty Affairs Committee
Manzar Foroohar (San Luis Obispo), Chair

Much of our meeting was devoted to a discussion of the need for reinstatement of funding for faculty Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities (RSCA). Jim Till, Interim Assistant Vice-Chancellor, joined us for an informative, productive discussion of the historical context of the RSCA funds and the reasons for its termination in 2008. More »

Fiscal & Governmental Affairs Committee
Praveen Soni (Long Beach), Chair

The FGA Committee accomplished much at this meeting, but the highlight was making contact via conference call for the first time with the Governor’s Department of Finance (DOF), the department that assists the Governor in developing a first draft of next year’s state budget, which is presented on January 10. More »

Academic Preparation & Education Programs Committee
Andreas Gebauer (Bakersfield), Chair

No report for this issue.