UCA Core Council

Charge

  1. To review the current UCA Core program and make appropriate recommendations to the Council of Deans.
  2. To review and recommend to the Council of Deans new and revised UCA Core curricula proposed by the various departments and colleges.
  3. To initiate and recommend policies and procedures relevant to UCA Core requirements.

Membership

  1. One department chair is elected from each of the academic colleges.
  2. Two faculty members elected from each academic college with at least one holding the rank of assistant professor or above;
  3. One faculty member elected by the Department of Student Transition faculty.
  4. One faculty member elected by the Schedler Honors College faculty.
  5. Two students are invited to serve as members of the council, one representing the Student Government Association and one representing Alpha Chi.
  6. The Director of UCA Core serves as chair of the Council.
  7. The associate provost as designated by the provost, university director of assessment, director of the library and the registrar are ex-officio, non-voting members.

Each council member serves three years on a rotating basis. Students serve one-year terms. The council elects its secretary each academic year.

Members

Name
Term Position
Jacob Held Permanent Chair, Director of UCA Core
Kurt Boniecki Ex-officio Associate Provost
 Jonathan Glenn (Interim) Ex-officio Director of Assessment
Dean Covington/Renee Lebeau-Ford Ex-officio Director of the Library/Proxy
Vicky Summers Ex-officio Registrar
Stephanie Watson 2022 Chair, COB
Steve O’Connell 2024 Chair, CNSM
Wendy Lucas 2023 Chair, CAHSS
Dee Lance 2023 Chair, CHBS
Debbie Dailey 2024 Chair, COE
Steve Nelson 2024  COB
Tammy Rogers 2023 COB
Laura Gillis 2022 CHBS
Kathryn Carroll 2024 CHBS
Jen Talbot 2024 CAHSS
Jennifer Parrack 2022 CAHSS
Donna Wake  2022 COE
Tracie Rushing 2023 COE
Ling Zhang 2022  CNSM
VACANT 2023  CNSM
Amanda Wiley-Martin 2022 Student Transitions
Ellen Hostetter 2023 Honors College
Abby Benham 2022 Alpha Chi
VACANT 2022 SGA

Meetings

X-period the first Tuesday of each month. On all other times as needed.

Reports to

Provost

Agendas and Minutes

See https://uca.edu/core/minutes/.

Page last updated: January 20, 2022