THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT ASHEVILLE

 

FACULTY SENATE

 

Senate Document Number 7907S

 

Date of Senate Approval 05/03/07

 

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Statement of Faculty Senate Action:

 

 

FWDC 7: Proposal to Establish the Sustainability Committee as a Standing Committee

(Faculty Handbook Section 10.4.6).

 

 

Effective: Immediately

 

 

Add the following:

 

Title: Sustainability Committee

 

Purpose

Facilitate increased energy and environmental resource conservation in our campus community through collaboration of the faculty, staff and students on issues of day-to-day campus operations, strategic planning, renovation, and new construction.

 

Membership

         Two faculty and two alternates appointed by the Faculty Senate, each serving a two year staggered term

         Landscape Architect

         Two Office of Design and Construction staff members appointed by the AVC of Campus Operations

         One Student Government Association representative

         One student demonstrating interest in energy and environmental concerns appointed by the Student Government Association.

 

Recommendations and reports to: Associate Vice Chancellor of Campus Operations

 

Rationale: This change provides greater emphasis by UNCA on the areas of energy and environmental resource conservation on its campus.