May 11, 2012 Faculty Meeting Agenda

Agenda for Friday, May 11
(9am-3:00pm)

  • ePortfolios
    • Student requirements and faculty assessment guidelines
  • Implementation of the revised Comprehensive Exam (Refer to Proposal for Revision)
  • Course outcomes
    • Revisiting the course outcome spreadsheets prepared for CoA
      • (Refer to Program Goals and Objectives – 2011)
      • (Refer to Course Mappings to ALA Competencies)
    • WEAVE – consolidation of Goals and Objectives (Refer to Goals and Objectives for WEAVE)
  • LIS 204 and LIS 205 – course topics
  • DLIS Symposium
    • Vendors
    • Fees
    • Timeline
    • Discussion of student feedback from the “Perfect Online Course” workshop (Refer to Perfect Online Course)
  • Global Courses
    • Jamaica and Paris – initially proposed Fall 2011
  • Discuss name of program:
    • Name of program degree: MLIS, MIS or MILS (Refer to LIS Degree Name – Comparison by School)
  • Discussion of Student Survey responses (Refer to Sp 2012 Student Survey Summary)
  • Student request for face-to-face courses
    • Schedule all in-person courses in Manhattan
    • Schedule online courses as appropriate
    • Will require change to program with NY State
  • COA request to “… provide reliable information to the public on their performance, including student achievement …” (Refer to COA letter dated April 14, 2012)
  • Anniversary Event
  • Review of 2012-13 Administrative Calendar (Refer to Administrative Calendar 2012-13)
  • Staffing
    • Coordinator: School Library Media
    • Supervisor: Internships (Special, Academic)
  • Review of policies
    • Telephone (Refer to draft policy)
    • Class Attendance (Refer to draft policy)