Support for Local Academic Senates

Fall
2001
Resolution Number: 
05.03
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Budget and Finance
Status: 
Not Addressed

Whereas, The degree of institutional support for local academic senates varies widely;

Whereas, The current interpretation of the 50% law has called into question college obligations to provide reassigned time for senate leaders; and

Whereas, A local senate also needs secretarial support, office space, office supplies and conference expenses;

Resolved, That the Academic Senate seek a budget change proposal to assure that local academic senates are funded to the level that will allow them to carry out their responsibilities.

Status Report: 

Not addressed due to budget crisis.