Category Archives: Announcements

SFC Meeting Monday, 24 September, 405 Douglas Library

The first Senate Faculty Caucus meeting for the new academic year will be Monday, 24 September, at 2:30 p.m. in Room 405 in Douglas Library (on the ground floor).

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Please Respond to SCAD re Suspensions Document (11 September 2012)

As emailed by Mark Jones to campus lists, 11 September 2012: Dear Colleagues, If you believe that Queen’s should follow regular consultative procedures before suspending admissions to academic programs (and this should include all who were concerned about the BFA … Continue reading

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QUFA Responds to SCAD re Suspensions of Admissions (27 August 2012)

Queen’s Senate Committee on Academic Development (SCAD) presented Senate with an “Interim Report” and a Draft of its “Recommended Procedures for the Suspension of Admissions to Academic Programs” last May (see Senate Minutes, 22 May 2012, AppEb).  It requested responses with a … Continue reading

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Queen’s Posts “Queen’s University Academic Plan 2011” (27 March 2012)

The Secretariat’s website has now posted “Queen’s University Academic Plan 2011” as a complete text in one file.  The URL includes the word “final.”  This text appears to accord exactly with the text as approved by Senate in November 2011. … Continue reading

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Queen’s Journal: Lawyer to revisit BFA decision (2 March 2012)

By Savoula Stylianou. As published in Queen’s Journal, 2 March 2012. University will hire lawyer to examine Fine Art suspension [photo caption:] Students and members of Occupy Queen’s protested outside Senate on Tuesday in support of the BFA program as Principal Woolf walks … Continue reading

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Mark Jones, Senate Passes Motion to Get Legal Advice (29 February 2012)

As emailed to campus lists, 29 February 2012: Dear Colleagues: Senate passed a motion to get legal advice concerning its own authority on academic decisions by a vote of 28 – 20 at yesterday’s meeting, thanks to very strong student support both in … Continue reading

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Queen’s Secretariat, “Update on the Academic Plan” (4 November 2011)

This email to Queen’s Senators, titled “Update on the Academic Plan” and sent before noon on Friday, 4 November 2011, announces the “final” draft of the Plan. See commentary. Dear Senators: As agreed at Senate on October 24, the Academic … Continue reading

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