What's New?

Updated December 16, 2014


Academic Senate Information

Current Events:

At the December 1, 2014 Senate meeting, the Senate discussed passed two resolutions. AS 1549, Policy Recommendation, Emeritus Faculty, Rescinds F92-6 and F96-7 (Final Reading) sent to the President as University Policy F14-2, and SS-F14-1, Sense of the Senate Resolution, Endorsing the AAUP Centennial Declaration.  

The Senate received a report from Faculty Trustee Stephen Stepanek on the 2014-2015 CSU Budget and Cami Johnson on WASC.

Elections are underway for the Board of Academic Freedom in the colleges of BUS, H&A, and SCI.  These seats must be filled by Full-Time Full Professors.  

The Senate approved the Senate Elections Calendar for 2015 and it is now on the Senate website under the General Information section. 


Opportunities for University Service

  • Serving on a Senate committee is an excellent way to get involved and we encourage you to find a committee focused on issues of importance to you, whether it be faculty affairs/professional standards, instruction and student affairs, research, facilities, or program development and assessment. 
  • Please check the list of current senate committee vacancies.  If you are interested, please contact your college rep for the Committee on Committees to learn about appointment and/or election procedures.



Recent Senate Policies (Academic Year 2014-2015):

Policies passed by the Senate and Signed into University policy by President Qayoumi:



Senate Management Resolutions Passed by the Senate:


Sense of the Senate Resolutions Passed by the Senate: