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CAA expresses shock, concerns with shared governance proposal

Rebecca Throneburg is a member of the Council on Academic Affairs and is a communications disorders and sciences professor. CAA discussed new changes in the shared governance discussion and added two action items to their agenda for next week.

Brooke Schwartz, News Editor

September 20, 2018

While the end of shared governance discussions may have seemed over to some following the conclusion of the Faculty Senate meeting on Tuesday, members of the Council on Academic Affairs were in for a surprise at their meeting Sept. 20. The senate ended their meeting with Todd Bruns, senate chair and scholarly communication librarian and institutional repository director, heading off to write a more ...

Faculty Senate to discuss suggestions from Higher Learning Commission

Analicia Haynes, Managing Editor

January 22, 2018

Correction: The story has been edited to reflect that the meeting will be in a different location because of a scheduling change. A discussion about the suggestions from the 2014 Higher Learning Commission report and how the university can follow them will be held at the Faculty Senate’s meetin...

Accreditation for Illinois universities could be at risk

Staff Report

June 24, 2017

Accreditation for Illinois state universities might be at risk, according to a letter sent to the governor and general assembly from the Higher Learning Commission. In the letter, posted on Capitol Fax, HLC President Barbara Gellman-Danley wrote to warn lawmakers about the accreditation consequences that could come from the lack of a state budget. ...

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