Faculty Senate meeting today, 2/28 at 4 p.m. – Larrick Center, MCV

Faculty Senate Meeting Agenda, February 28, 2017 – 4-6 p.m.
Larrick Center, Court End Ballroom

Can’t attend? Please arrange for an alternate! See our list of alternates from your unit, or any faculty member from your unit (below the rank of chair) can also serve.

Download 2/28 agenda as PDF

Today, Tuesday 2/7 at 4 p.m.: Annual meeting with Dr. Rao – ALL faculty welcome

Join us today for our annual meeting with VCU President Dr. Michael Rao. All VCU faculty are welcome to attend. Please encourage interested faculty in your unit to join.

4-6 p.m. Today, Tuesday, February 7
Monroe Park Student Commons, Commonwealth Ballroom A-B

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Full Senate Meeting Agenda – Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 4 p.m. – Larrick Center, MCV Campus

Senators – Here is the draft of our Senate meeting today from 4-6 p.m. If you cannot attend, please make sure you have an alternate present. We will be discussing some issues pertinent to the Faculty Senate.

Location: Larrick Center, Court End Ballroom; MCV Campus, VCU

Download January 31, 2017 Agenda as PDF

  • Call to order – Holly Alford
  • Minutes November 29 meeting– Brian Daugherity (5 mins.)
  • Guests:
  • Senate Business
    • President’s Report – Holly Alford (15 mins.)
      • Diversity and Inclusion plan and Office
      • Senate resolution
      • HR redesign
  • Roundtable Discussion – Senate Leadership ( 45 mins )

Unconscious bias workshop with guest speaker Leslie Traub

The VCU Office of Faculty Affairs invites you and your faculty colleagues to attend a workshop, Unconscious Bias in the Classroom.  The workshop will be led by guest speaker Leslie Traub and will focus on how these unconscious or implicit biases manifest in educational settings, particularly with respect to the expectations of teachers and students.
Date: Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Time: 2-4 p.m.
Location: Hibbs Hall, room 203
Please extend this invitation to those in your unit who may be interested in attending this workshop.

Higher Education Advocacy Day – January 12, 2017

Faculty Senate invites all VCU faculty to participate in advocating for higher education on January 12, 2017, the first Thursday of the legislative session. This is an annual Faculty Senate event in collaboration with our colleagues of the Faculty Senate of Virginia and the Virginia Conference of the AAUP.