University Calendar Committee: 2018-2019

PURPOSE: The University Calendar Committee is responsible for recommending all class scheduling dates including when classes begin and end, semester breaks, study days, and commencement exercises for the University. These dates must conform to the Faculty Senate designated instruction time for semester weeks and class minutes.


COMPOSITION: Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration, Registrar, Faculty Senate President-elect, Faculty Senate Committee on Instruction Chair, two (2) students appointed by the Student Government President and approved by the Student Senate, and five (5) faculty members representing each of the five colleges serving two-year terms. The Committee will be chaired by the Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs.





*Dr. Philip Acree Cavalier, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Chair

*Dr. Andy Lewter, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

*Ms. Petra McPhearson, Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration

*Ms. Martha Barnett, Registrar

*Dr. Philip Smartt, President-elect, Faculty Senate

*Dr. Dan Pigg, Chair, Committee on Instruction

*Mr. Brandon Anderson, SGA Representative (2019)

*Ms. Esmeralda Mejorado, SGA Representative (2019)

Dr. Diana Watson, Agriculture and Applied Sciences (2019)

Dr. Mary Geddie, Business and Global Affairs (2020)

Ms. Amy McLean, Education, Health, and Behavioral Sciences (2019)

Dr. Abigail Shelton, Engineering and Natural Sciences (2020)

Dr. Ricky Garlitz, Humanities and Fine Arts (2019)

(*Indicates ex‑officio member of the Committee)