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Policy Statement

To the extent possible, faculty members are required to be present at the following academic functions of the University:

commencement exercises;
general faculty meetings;
college faculty meetings;
departmental faculty meetings;
departmental faculty-student meetings;
honor convocations.

In addition, faculty members are encouraged to respond to invitations extended by the University for such occasions as the Christmas party, concerts, lectures, and functions sponsored by the various colleges, schools, and departments.


07/01/89 - Reaffirmed with publication of Faculty Manual