Happy Holidays!

Thank you for providing excellent service to our students and the university community during this pandemic season The Faculty Senate is offering the following scholarship and service opportunities for enhancing your evaluation portfolio.

Specifically, you can:

  1.  Submit a Proposal Abstract for the Faculty Senate Research Conference- open the attached link for further information https://forms.gle/VU3LLCCgCZjMurym
  2.  Nominate yourself or another person to serve on the Middle States Task Force.

      Three faculty members are requested for each of the standards below. You must identify the standards you would like to serve on and submit your name to Carolene Charles ccharles@udc.edu no later than noon Tuesday, December 8, 2020.  The Faculty Senate will vote on the final selections at the Faculty Senate Dec. 8th meeting at 2:00 PM which you are invited to attend.

Standard I: Mission and Goals

Standard II-Ethics and Integrity

Standard III: Design and Delivery of the Student Learning Experience.

Standard IV: Support of the Student Experience

Standard V: Educational Effectiveness Assessment

Standard VI: Planning, Resources, and Institutional Improvement

Standard VII: Governance, Leadership, and Administration

Feel free to contact me at akberry@udc.edu for further assistance.

Faculty Senate Research Conference Call for Proposals

Submission Deadline Monday, January 4, 2021

Dear Faculty,

We are happy to announce that the Faculty Senate will sponsor the Second Annual Faculty Senate Research Conference on, “Higher Education During Pandemics: COVID-19, Systemic Racism, and Other Issues”, on February 5, 2021. We are providing the opportunity for you to share your insights and innovations on evidenced-based strategies to lessen the impact that pandemics have had on higher education.

In addition to presenting your research virtually, we will also publish the conference proceedings.  We welcome not only written materials but also performance art and other media presentations.
Use the link below to review proposal abstract criteria, guidelines, submission procedures, and critical dates.

Abstract Submission https://forms.gle/VU3LLCCgCZjMurym

For Further Information contact:

Dr. Pier Broadnax
Conference Chair


Welcome to UDC’s Faculty Senate.  The Faculty Senate is dedicated to providing a forum for faculty, administration, students, and staff to collaborate and share views on academic matters. Through engaging dialogue, the Faculty Senate ensures that the needs of each stakeholder group is heard and receives fair consideration. To ensure communication to all groups, all business will be posted on the Faculty Senate Website, including:

The Faculty Senate encourage all members of the university community to use this information to get involved, make suggestions to senators, and attend senate meetings.

This page will be updated regularly, so please check back for new developments.

Meeting Dates: Every 2nd Tuesday, 2 - 4 p.m.
Meeting Location: VIirtual

Contact:  Arlene King-Berry


Arlene King-Berry - (CAS) Chair
Pier Broadnax - (CAUSES) Vice Chair
Carolene E. Charles - (UDC-CC) Secretary