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The Curricular Affairs Committee is a Standing Committee of the Faculty Senate

Charge of the CAC

The CAC is responsible for matters related to undergraduate and graduate educational policy and long-range academic planning, including items referred to in Sections 1.1b, 1.13, 1.1f, 1.1g, 1.2a, and 1.2k of the Faculty Senate Constitution & Bylaws. The CAC reviews proposals to initiate, alter, or terminate programs from the Schools and Colleges. Actions taken by the CAC and approved by the Faculty Senate are sent to the Provost for action.

CAC Operating Procedures (pdf)

CAC Membership & Chair

Laura Almstead

The CAC membership is composed of at least two members from each of the major academic units.  A unit with more than 200 full-time eligible faculty members may elect one additional member.  Members are elected for a three-year term, starting on July 1.  Attendance is required at monthly CAC meetings.  Any member absent from three committee meetings in a calendar year will be considered to have vacated his/her seat.

The Chair of the Curricular Affairs Committee is Laura Almstead.  Laura is a lecturer in Plant Biology, in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

CAC Member List

Curricular Affairs Committee Members
CollegeNamePhotoTerm
Arts & ScienceBudington, SteveSteve Budington2018-2021
Arts & ScienceEmery, MeaghanMeaghan Emery2018-2021
Arts & ScienceSisk, JenniferJennifer Sisk2019-2022
Arts & ScienceBarnaby, Andrew2020-2023
Agriculture & Life ScienceAlmstead, Laura (Chair)Laura Almstead2018-2021
Agriculture & Life ScienceHazelrigg, AnnAnn Hazelrigg2020-2023
Business (Grossman School)Monsen, ErikErik Monsen2018-2021
Business (Grossman School)Tomas, AmyAmy Tomas2020-2023
Education & Social ServicesKervick, ColbyColby Kervick2020-2023
Education & Social ServicesUltsch, SharonSharon Ultsch2019-2022
Engineering & Mathematical ScienceRosebush, JoanJoan Rosebush2020-2023
Engineering & Mathematical ScienceHibbeler, JasonJason Hibbeler2019-2022
Environment & Natural Resources (Rubenstein School)Ivakhiv, AdrianAdrian Ivakhiv2017-2020
Environment & Natural Resources (Rubenstein School)Seidl, AmyAmy Seidl2018-2021
LibrariesSherriff, Graham 2019-2022
LibrariesNichols, AaronAaron Nichols2018-2021
MedicineGoodwin, AndrewAndrew Goodwin2017-2020
MedicineEverse, StephenStephen Everse2018-2021
MedicineGarrison, GarthGarth Garrison2018-2021
MedicineTeneback, CharlotteCharlotte Teneback2019-2022
Nursing & Health ScienceDale, RosemaryRosemary Dale2020-2023
Nursing & Health ScienceSargent, ElizabethElizabeth Sargent2020-2023
Graduate Student SenatePending 2020-2021
Student Government AssociationPending 2020-2021

 

 

CAC Meeting Schedule and Materials

Waterman Sign

The Curricular Affairs Committee meets on the first Thursday of the month from 4:15-6:15 PM on Microsoft Teams or in Waterman 427A.

2020-2021 Meeting Schedule & Materials

CAC Meeting Schedule 2020-2021
dateagendaminutes
September 3, 2020AgendaMinutes
October 1, 2020AgendaMinutes
November 5, 2020AgendaMinutes
December 3, 2020AgendaMinutes
January 14, 2021AgendaMinutes
February 4, 2021AgendaMinutes
March 4, 2021AgendaMinutes
April 1, 2021AgendaMinutes
May 6, 2021AgendaMinutes

2019-2020 Meeting Schedule & Materials

CAC Meeting Schedule 2019-2020
dateagendaminutes
September 5, 2019AgendaMinutes
October 3, 2019AgendaMinutes
November 7, 2019AgendaMinutes
December 5, 2019AgendaMinutes
January 9, 2020AgendaMinutes
February 6, 2020Cancelled 
March 6, 2020Cancelled 
April 2, 2020Cancelled 
April 30, 2020AgendaMinutes

2018-2019 Meeting Schedule & Materials

CAC Meeting Schedule 2018-2019
dateagendaminutes
September 6, 2018AgendaMinutes
October 4, 2018AgendaMinutes
November 1, 2018AgendaMinutes
December 6, 2018AgendaMinutes
January 3, 2019AgendaMinutes
February 7, 2019Cancelled 
March 7, 2019AgendaMinutes
April 4, 2019AgendaMinutes
May 2, 2019AgendaMinutes

2017-2018 Meeting Schedule & Materials

CAC Meeting Schedule 2017-2018
dateagendaminutes
September 7, 2017AgendaMinutes
October 5, 2017AgendaMinutes
November 2, 2017AgendaMinutes
December 7, 2017AgendaMinutes
January 4, 2018Cancelled 
February 1, 2018AgendaMinutes
March 2, 2018Cancelled 
April 4, 2018AgendaMinutes
May 3, 2018AgendaMinutes

2016-2017 Meeting Schedule & Materials

CAC Meeting Schedule 2016-2017
dateagendaminutes
2015-2016 Year End ReportReport 
September 1, 2016AgendaMinutes
October 6, 2016AgendaMinutes
November 3, 2016AgendaMinutes
December 1, 2016AgendaMinutes
January 5, 2017AgendaMinutes
February 2, 2017AgendaMinutes
March 2, 2017AgendaMinutes
April 6, 2017AgendaMinutes
May 4, 2017AgendaMinutes
2016-2017 Year End ReportReport