August Senate Source now available
The August 2012 issue of The Senate Source is now available online. This month’s stories include:
- Notes from Academic Senate Chair Robert Anderson: Outgoing Senate Chair Robert Anderson reflects on his time in office and the current issues before the Academic Senate and the university.
- Academic Senate approves new transfer admission paths: The Academic Senate has approved new transfer admission pathways that will help clarify the transfer process for California Community College students interested in UC and improve their preparation for UC-level work.
- Graduate student support ailing, says task force: UC must increase graduate student stipends and eliminate nonresident supplemental tuition (NRST) for academic graduate students to the maximum extent possible, says a report by the Academic Senate’s Task Force on Competitiveness in Graduate Student Support (CAGSS).
The August issue also includes a list of current items under Academic Senate review and several other updates and announcements of interest to the faculty.
The Senate Source is an online publication for UC faculty published by the UC Systemwide Academic Senate. Previous issues are available online.
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