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College Academic Council & College Assembly

College Academic Council (CAC)

Assembly Liaison to the CAC

Chair: The College Dean is the non-voting chair of the Assembly

Admin Support: Anne Sawyer, (785) 864-3540, asawyer@ku.edu


Description

According to the Bylaws of the College Assembly » (Article II.A), the College Academic Council (CAC) shall:

...act in the name of College Assembly. It will meet at least four times a semester, normally in September, October, November, December, February, March, April, and May and more frequently as the business of the College justifies.


Membership

Membership » comprises elected faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, and representatives of departmental chairs, program directors and unclassified staff. 


Minutes & Meetings

Documentation of meetings of CAC (agendas and minutes from current academic year)

2014-2015 CAC meetings

Fall 2014 Semester

  • September 9
  • October 21
  • November 11
  • December 19

Spring 2015 Semester

  • January 20
  • February 10
  • March 10
  • April 14
  • May 12

College Assembly

Assembly Liaison

Chair: College Dean is the non-voting chair of the Assembly

Admin Support: Anne Sawyer, (785) 864-3540, asawyer@ku.edu


Description

The Bylaws of the College Assembly » establish the College Assembly as the chief governing body of the College and the College Academic Council (CAC) acts on behalf of the Assembly. The Standing Committees review and recommend action or policies in specific areas to the CAC. The Assembly will meet whenever ten members of the Assembly request such a meeting by means of a signed letter of petition. The Assembly may also be called to meet at the request of the CAC.

More information about the College Assembly may be found at this link: https://policy.ku.edu/CLAS/bylaws-college-assembly »


Membership

The Assembly’s voting membership » consists the faculty of the College with the rank of Assistant Professor and above who are either tenured or on tenure-track appointments, plus emeritus faculty and elected undergraduate and graduate students.  


Minutes & Meetings

The College Assembly will meet whenever ten (10) members of the Assembly request such a meeting by means of a signed letter of petition.  The Assembly may also be called to meet at the request of the CAC. Notice via email of at least ten (10) business days must be given before the College Assembly will meet. 

Assembly agendas are posted on the CLAS website one week before each meeting. Email notice of the posting of the Assembly agenda is sent to all CLAS faculty.

Assembly minutes are posted on the CLAS website no later than 72 hours after each Assembly meeting. Email notice of the posting of Assembly minutes is sent to all CLAS faculty.


Policies & Procedures

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