September 2018 Agenda

Chancellor’s Remarks – 9:00 am

Dean’s Remarks

Call to order

Mission: Missouri State University-West Plains empowers students to achieve personal success and to enrich their local and global communities. As a two-year public institution, we provide accessible, affordable, and quality educational opportunities

  • Additions and Approval of Agenda
  • Approval of minutes from previous meeting(s)

Committee Updates

  • Academic Concerns – Cindy Smith
  • Assessment – Amy Ackerson
  • Curriculum – Melinda Denton
  • Faculty Budget – Dasha Russell
  • Faculty Evaluation – Craig Albin
  • Faculty Handbook – Jerry Trick
  • Library Advisory – Jason McCollon/Sylvia Kuhlmeier
  • Public Affairs – Jason McCollom
  • Student Academic Success – Jacob Poulette
  • Ad Hoc – Institutional Analysis – Kathy Morrison
  • Ad Hoc – International Issues – Rajiv Thakur
  • Ad Hoc – Ozark Studies – Leigh Adams
  • Ad Hoc – Service Learning – Cathy

Old Business

  • 15/15 Proposal

New Business/Announcements

  • Faculty/Staff and Family Picnic – Richards House – Sept 13; drop-in 5:30pm – 7:30pm
  • STAR to Graduation
    • Student Mentoring at the Grizzly Lofts
  • Update on IDS 110 and the Chalk & Wire Student Learning Portfolio
  • Faculty Emeritus Plaques
  • Thanks to Renee Keith for organizing Summer clean up days on campus and the faculty who assisted
  • We will not be receiving any of the Public Affairs Conference Plenary Sessions this year on the West Plains campus. This is due to the federal requirement (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0) to provide closed captioning to video and we do not have the budget to fund that service. We are all welcome to attend any of the sessions on the Springfield campus.

Closed Meeting – if necessary



Friday, October 5th, 2018, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, M211

(Please submit agenda items at least one week in advance of this meeting.)