Skip to Main Navigation | Skip to Content

Academic Affairs / Provost

Administration 203
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4116


Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Chairs and Provost: 3:30

President Ambrose, Deans, and Administrators to Arrive: 4:00

WDE 2020

The Academic Council functions as the primary organizational group for department chairs and deans. The Council functions in an advisory capacity to the Provost/Chief Learning Officer for Academic Affairs. The Council recommends actions to the Provost who either responds or directs the recommendations to the proper person or organization within the university governance structure. These recommendations will indicate the Council's majority opinion on an issue or a call for action. The recommendations will be in writing and will contain the appropriate individual or group to receive the recommendation. 

I.             Approval of Minutes from September 9, 2014

II.           Department Chair Discussion with Provost (3:30 - 4:00)

A. Strategic Resource Allocation Teams

B. Office of Technology

III.          Questions regarding written reports

               No written reports were submitted.

IV.          Information Items

               A. President Ambrose visiting


B.Searches coming out of Provost’s office: Dean of LIbrary; Vice Provost of Extended Studies (including issues of Summit Center and R7 partnership); Summit Center will come under one roof in 2017; Vice PRovost for Enrollment Management; Director of the International Center.

C.Levels of Training for using this Dashboard. 

V.           Discussion Items

VI.          Action Item


VII.         Future Agenda Items

A. Office of Technology: send your questions to your AC Exec representative for future mtg (CAHSS: Dan Schierenbeck; CHST: Mike Godard; HCBPS: Chris Opatrny; COE: Nicole NIckens)

B. Office of Accessibility Services

C. Admission standards, enrollment targets,  and quality of students

D. OP pay parity

Thank you to Alice Greife and the College of Health, Science, and Technology for providing the snacks and refreshments for our meeting today


Academic Council Schedule 2013-14                                                                     

Schedule for  2014-2015

August 12 2014 3:00 * WDE 2020

September 9 2014 3:30 Union 240

October 14 2014 3:30 WDE 2020

November 11 2014 3:30 WDE 2020

December 9 2014 3:30 Union 237A

January 13 2015 3:30 Union 237B

February 10 2015 3:30 Union 237B

March 10 2015 3:30 Union 238

April 14 2015 3:30 Union 237B

May 12 2015 3:00 * Union 237A

June 9 2015 3:00 * WDE 2401