GFC Meeting – October 23, 2017

Indiana University Graduate Faculty Council

October 23, 2017

3:30 – 5:00 pm

 

IUB:  BY-004

IUPUI:  Education/Social Work Building 4130

IU VideoBridge #238853

 

Agenda

  1. Approval of minutes from Council meeting on September 18, 2017
  2. Announcements
    1. two new Council members, Scott Shackelford and Linda Charnes, were elected to fill vacancies in units BL-4 and BL-7, respectively
    2. Michael Beam will join us in November to discuss the APC Dual Credit Pipeline program through which high school educators attain the additional course work needed to meet new standards for teaching dual-credit courses
  3. Updates from the Dean
    1. data transparency coming to UGS—key metrics for all programs will be online by end of this semester
  4. Discussion items
    1. role of the Graduate Faculty Council in advising the Dean — Margaret Bauer
    2. online courses for dual-credit instructors — Alex Lichtenstein
    3. providing GFC members with mailing lists of their constituents — Alan Bender
    4. creating Bylaws for the process of proposals from creation to approval — Alan Bender
    5. IUB reps: volunteer for Winter Commencement Faculty Marshals — Margaret Bauer
  5. Standing Reports from Committees
    1. Academic Policy Committee
    2. Awards Committee
    3. Diversity Issues Committee
    4. Graduate Initiatives Committee
    5. Reports from Student Representatives
  6. New Business – open call
  7. Adjournment

Next Meeting: November 27, 2017

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GFC Meeting – September 18, 2017

Indiana University Graduate Faculty Council

September 18, 2017

3:30 – 5:00 pm

 

IUB:  BY-004

IUPUI:  UL-1170B

IU Video Bridge #238853

 

Agenda

  1. Approval of minutes from Council meeting on April 17, 2017
  2. Announcements
    1. two vacancies on the Council; election will be held in affected units (BL-4, BL-7)
  3. Updates from the Dean (tabled)
  4. Discussion items
    1. overall charge, structure – intro for new people
      1. our Canvas site: https://iu.instructure.com/courses/1506992
      2. our website: http://www.indiana.edu/~gfc/
    2. committee charges for this year
    3. elections of committee chairs – Carolyn
  5. Standing Reports from Committees
    1. Academic Policy Committee
    2. Awards Committee
    3. Diversity Issues Committee
    4. Graduate Initiatives Committee
    5. Reports from Student Representatives
  6. New Business – open call
  7. Adjournment

Next Meeting: October 23, 2017

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GFC Meeting – March 20, 2017

Indiana University Graduate Faculty Council

March 20, 2017

3:30 – 5:00 pm

 IIUB:  BY-004

IUPUI:  UL-1170B

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 Agenda

  1. Approval of minutes from Council meeting on February 20, 2017
  2. Announcements
    • Reminder:  April will be our last meeting of the academic year
      • Final Reports from committees for 2016-17 Council
      • Election of Officers & Committee Chairs for 2017-18 Council
  1. Updates from the Dean
  2. Discussion items
  3. Standing Reports/Updates from Committees
  4. New Business—open call
  5. Adjournment
  1. Graduate Mentoring Center—Dr. Maria Hamilton Abegunde, Director of the GMC
  2. Service Learning in Graduate Education—Dr. Mary Price, Director of Faculty Development, Center for Service and Learning
  3. Update:  Nominations for Spring elections of new GFC reps—Carolyn Calloway-Thomas
  4. Plagiarism at the Graduate Level––Carolyn Calloway-Thomas
  • Academic Policy Committee
  • Awards Committee
  • Diversity Issues Committee
  • Graduate Initiatives Committee
  • Reports from Student Representatives

 

Next Meeting:  April 24, 2017

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