January 20, 2006
Present: Rudy Kovacs (Chair), Laura Woodworth-Ney, Melanie Kloetzel, David Adler, Beverly Ray, Alok Bhushan, Kristin Calley
Absent: Leo J. Herrman, Lowell Richards
I. Presidential Conference (April 2006)
Committee voted to fund up to $2,000 for the conference’s key note speaker. The proposed speaker is Tom Cronin. However, if unavailable, Adler will work to find another nationally known scholar. Conference funding will come from student organizations.
Adler: Motion to Approve
II. Academic Year 2006-2007 Proposed topics
A. Kloetzel: Dance
1) Deborah Hay Performance Group (Dance)
2) Joe Good (Dance)
Adler: Move to authorize Melanie to continue exploring the possibility of one or both coming to ISU.
Group agreement noted
B. Bhushan (Pharmacy)
1) Dr Lad, Ayurvedic Medicine
Alok will continue to explore possibilities for both proposed presenters.
III. Possible Spring 2006 presenters
A. Adler: Louis Fisher, noted constitutional scholar, will be in the region. May be possible to bring him in this spring.
are available this semester
2) John Florida, Musician,
available to come to ISU this semester.
Next meeting: February 24, 2006. time 1-2 pm. Room: TBA
Approved by CAC: February 17, 2006; Approved by Faculty Senate: February 27, 2006