The Latest in Faculty Governance
No. 6
November 12, 2021

Recent Faculty Consultative Committee (FCC) efforts and action:

  • At the meeting on November 4, 2021, the FCC discussed changing the bylaws so FCC membership would include voting members from the Duluth (Medicine or Pharmacy) and Rochester campuses (The Morris Campus has a voting FCC member). (FCC)
  • Heard from Senior Vice President for Finance and Operations Myron Frans and Assistant Vice President and Budget Director Julie Tonneson on the annual University budgeting process and timeline, to understand when it would be best for faculty to provide input. (FCC)
  • Met with President Joan Gabel to receive updates on the University's COVID-19 response, neighborhood and campus safety, and the Faculty Misconduct Task Force initiatives. (FCC)

Upcoming/Ongoing efforts: