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Faculty Senate Zoom Meeting - Shared screen with speaker view
GUEST -- Josephine Mendoza
46:01
Goodluck Daisy!
Guest - Rafik Mohamed
46:02
Yay Daisy!!! How awesome.
Senator Daisy Ramos-Gomez
46:10
Thank you!!
Guest - Twillea Evans-Carthen (she/her/hers)
46:15
Congratulations Daisy!
Guest - Paz Olivérez
46:20
Congratulations, Daisy!
Sen. Thomas Girshin
49:24
The university will provide adequate and appropriate professional development opportunities for faculty interested in developing new distance learning courses, substantially revising existing courses, or in developing their distance learning pedagogy.
Senator Ron Chen
54:50
The university will provide adequate and appropriate technological resources for faculty interested in developing new distance learning courses, substantially revising existing courses, or in developing their distance learning pedagogy.
Senator Daisy Ramos-Gomez
55:26
I do need to step out because I have class, but while looking at Policies if we could please keep our students in mind to help us as well. our students often go through many hardships that are not always talked about. I trust all our Senators want the best for our students and will advocate for us as well. Thank you for having me it has been a pleasure Thank you all!
Sen. Thomas Girshin
57:13
The university will provide adequate and appropriate professional development opportunities and technological resources for faculty interested in developing new distance learning courses, substantially revising existing courses, or in developing their distance learning pedagogy.
Senator Madeleine Jetter
59:18
7. In-person courses in which students might attend class remotely via Next Generation Smart Classrooms on an emergency case-by-case basis or for SSD accommodations would not be considered distance education courses.
Senator Kathie Pelletier
01:04:52
Academic content that is not already copyrighted and wholly developed by an individual faculty remains the intellectual property of that individual, in accordance with FAM 500.8. It can be used by other instructors for their classes only after written consent has been obtained from the developer, and proper attribution protocols followed.
Clare Weber, Guest
01:14:03
We have to follow WSCUC and CO-IPEDS
Clare Weber, Guest
01:18:00
This is WSCUC definion of DE:
Clare Weber, Guest
01:18:02
Distance education:(1) Education that uses one or more of the technologies listed in paragraphs (2)(i) through (iv) of this definition to deliver instruction to students who are separated from the instructor or instructors and to support regular and substantive interaction between the students and the instructor or instructors, either synchronously or asynchronously.(2) The technologies that may be used to offer distance education include - (i) The internet;(ii) One-way and two-way transmissions through open broadcast, closed circuit, cable, microwave, broadband lines, fiber optics, satellite, or wireless communications devices;(iii) Audio conference; or(iv) Other media used in a course in conjunction with any of the technologies listed in paragraphs (2)(i) through (iii) of this definition.
Senator Kathie Pelletier
01:27:12
“Faculty shall have the right to exclude student evaluations from their WPAF for any course that is offered via distance education for the first time.”
Clare Weber, Guest
01:27:41
The old definition adopted is not inline with any process that the university must adhere to. The WSCUC and CO-IPEDS definitions will now have to be an administrative policy.
Senator Madeleine Jetter
01:31:08
12. [Replace last sentence] Changing the instruction mode for more than one week requires consultation with the department chair/school director and dean. Changing the instruction mode for one week or less requires no consultation but faculty should notify their department chair/school director of the change.
Clare Weber, Guest
01:38:16
Striking just makes less transparent what we are required to do
Clare Weber, Guest
01:39:10
It states “the institution" and the policy applies to the university as a whole not just the faculty
Senator Haakon Brown
01:42:27
Can you clarify the amendment please?
Senator Ron Chen
01:57:38
If the next meeting is the extension of the current meeting, the amendments should stand.
Senator-Shari McMahan
02:23:06
Hope to see you all at graduation!!!
Guest - Samuel Sudhakar
02:23:39
Need to go a 4pm meeting, See you all at graduation!
Sen Mary Texeira
02:23:44
Fascinating -- and not enough time to hear it all. Can we invite him back next semester?
Guest-Sastry Pantula (He/His/Him)
02:23:48
Bye now
Senator Mariam Betlemidze
02:26:01
Thank you so much!