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Race and Ethnicity Council

Charge: The Race and Ethnicity Council will provide visionary leadership that is strongly supportive of the University’s Inclusive Excellence Plan. The Council will promote awareness and serve as a platform for issues of race and ethnicity. It will explore educational opportunities to improve the campus climate for African American, Native American, Southeast Asian/Asian American and Hispanic/Latino American students, faculty and staff. The Council will ensure that there are opportunities for educational access and success by culturally diverse, traditionally underrepresented populations. It will also make recommendations to the Inclusive Excellence Board, serve as an advocate and a voice, and facilitate communication with various constituent groups to improve campus racial and ethnic relations.

Composition: Faculty – 4; Academic Staff – 2 [one instructional and one administrative/ professional]; Classified Staff – 2; Students – 3; Administration – 2 [appointed by the Chancellor]; Director of the Office of Equity and Affirmative Action; Representative from Multicultural Retention Programs; and a Diversity Recruitment specialist from the Admissions Office. Governance group representatives shall serve no more than two consecutive three-year terms.

Chair: Appointed by the Chancellor for a three-year term.

 

(This committee replaces the former Diversity Council)

Contact

Faculty Senate Office
(920) 424-2102
Dempsey 205

Faculty Senate President (2018-19)
Stephen Bentivenga
bentiven@uwosh.edu
424-7088
424-2102
Senate President's Office Hours TBD.
All others by appointment.

Senate Meetings

Meetings are held in Reeve 306, 3:10pm-5:00pm

2018

September 11 & 25(Canceled)
October 9(Canceled) & 23
November 6 & 20 
December 4

2019 

January 15 (if needed)
February 5(Canceled) & 19 
March 5 & 19
April 2, 16, & 30
May 14

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