Published: Nov. 20, 2017

Department of Media Studies

November 7 (8 people)

Intro by Jeff Cox

  • Intro on teaching and reaching visioning
  • Laying out of fall work
  • Role of Committee and Report

Comment:  Silos are greater at the undergraduate level than at the graduate vel.

Comment:  There has been too much of an increase in administration, particularly non-academic administration.

Comment:  We need a faculty voice guiding services such as procurement.

Comment:  We need a CU Boulder model for online education.  Lehigh provides a good model.

Comment:  We need criteria for what we want to do on internationalization.  We need to build global allies.

Comment:  We should think about how we use faculty governance to enact democracy.

Comment:  We need to address impact of income inequality of retention.

Comment:  The university needs to think through the balance between the liberal arts and professional training.

Comment:  We should consider offering 2-year degrees.

Comment:  We should consider abolishing departments.