PSC/CUNY – MEDGAR EVERS COLLEGE CHAPTER
MEETING HELD WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2013, 11.30AM IN ROOM B2008, NORMAN & MIRIAM JOHNSON LECTURE HALL
The meeting was called to order by Dr. Clinton Crawford, Chair, PSC/MEC who welcomed all in attendance.
The minutes were approved as read.
CUNY First - Dr. Crawford implored us all concerning the need to check CUNY First re accuracy in our personal information and to activate our ID for logging on.
Jared Hirch - will be at Medgar Evers College on December 18, 2013.
Governance Committee – Dr. Ezuma, Chair, gave a progress report regarding the work being done by the Governance Committee and gave an open invitation to the meetings being held each Wednesday, 4 PM, AB1, Room 312. He pointed out that the aim of the committee was to “concretize the process and have it completed by the end of this year (2013).” He also informed us that Article I was completed and Article II would be ready by the end of November, 2013.
Faculty Orientation – Dr. Crawford announced that on February 20, 2014 the PSC will be hosting, here on campus, a faculty orientation on “How to Prepare for Tenure.”
Student Advisement – In response to Dr. Crawford’s inquiry regarding the re-structuring of student advisement, 1) there was complaint that SEEK advisers were being asked to move to the S building where there is no privacy for counseling with students; 2) members from the Student Advocacy & Support Services Center (SASSC) indicated that they had no idea how the re-structuring of advisement was being executed; 3) the general feeling was that advisement re-structuring was being administratively directed without input from constituents concerned; 4) the consensus was that we all need to collectively decide what is to be done regarding student advisement.
President Crew - The suggestion was reiterated for President Crew to be invited to a PSC meeting to discuss his vision and how we could assist him in carrying it out.
Adjournment – The meeting stood adjourned.
Submitted by V. Green, Secretary