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The results of the 2012 PAC Committee elections are in

September 20th, 2012 -

Thank you to all the staff and faculty who volunteered to serve and to Allyson Hettrick for conducting the election. The results of the PAC Committee elections are below: Academic Policy Committee   Naomi Otterness, Angela Phillips Administrative Policy Committee Ali Climo, Holly Rosson Big Marketing Committee Ann Lundblad, Graham Paul Service Learning Advisory Committee Dustin [...]

Service Program Advisory Committee: Minutes for Sept. 6 meeting are posted

September 13th, 2012 -

Read the minutes for SPAC

Administrative Policy Group: Minutes are posted for Sept. 6-2012 meeting

September 6th, 2012 -

Topics discussed: 1. Alcohol policy 2. Legal indemnification of employee’s policy 3. Harassment policy 4. Review of human resource function 5.  Establishing and maintaining business relationships guidelines 6. Recommendation for the Alcohol Policy Read the minutes

Read the Year-end Governance Updates Newsletter

May 8th, 2012 -

Our final Governance Updates newsletter for the 2011-12 academic year has been posted. This newsletter features a letter from the the governance Transition Team. As in the past, an overview of Forum, Caucus, and Policy Committee minutes are posted with links to their minutes. Included is a reporting on our last Community Meeting, Governance: the [...]

Service Learning Advisory Committee: Minutes posted for May 3 meeting

May 8th, 2012 -

The final meeting for Service Learning Advisory Committee was centered on discussion about the new service commitment and sub-group updates which include the communication group, program group, rubrics group, and community partners group.  The meeting concluded with announcements. Read the minutes

Work Program Advisory Council: Minutes posted for April 26 meeting

May 8th, 2012 -

Two primary topics were discussed at the WPAC meeting. They included revision of the mission statement and a revisit to the Shop Use Agreement. Action items were decided. The May 10 meeting is cancelled so the group will reconvene September 6, 2012. Read the minutes

Community Meeting: Governance-the Icing on the Cake

May 6th, 2012 -

The last Community Meeting of the year ended with a cake social and opportunity for the community to give Forum and Caucus feedback on how they think our new governance is working. The May 2 meeting opened with an activity where  cooperation, communication, and work toward a common goal was demonstrated among leadership within Forum, [...]

Caucus: Minutes posted for the April 24 meeting

May 6th, 2012 -

The meeting began with committee reports. Deborah Anstrom spoke to Caucus about struggles with student access to the night pasture. Mallory McDuff led conversation with students about changing the location of a path so that students aren’t walking next to staff housing. Announcements followed the discussion. Read the minutes  

Caucus: Minutes posted for April 17 meeting

May 6th, 2012 -

After Committee Reports,  our new president, Steve Solnick, visited Caucus where he responded to questions from the students.  Some questions included who were his mentors in his life, challenges to address on campus, his thoughts about student activism, why he chose to apply at WWC, his experiences at the Ford Foundation, and many more. The [...]

Work Program Advisory Council: Minutes posted for the April 12 meeting

April 30th, 2012 -

This meeting continued discussion and exploration of changing the WPO mission statement to reflect the value added to a liberal arts education. Read the minutes