External Committees

Cal State LA Council on International Programs

Cal State LA Council on International Programs

Meeting Time/Day: Meets as needed

The Charge to the Council consists of the following functions:

Participate in developing strategic goals and objectives for the University's international programs and monitoring progress in achieving them.

Present faculty views on matters concerning international programs, and assist in promoting faculty and administrative support on behalf of specific international efforts.

Facilitate coordination and help promote inter-College and all-University projects that enhance the University's international programs.

Advise the Academic Senate...

Communications Board

The Communications Board shall:

Set general policy for student media activities which shall embrace the best standards and practices of publishing and electronic media.

Make recommendations concerning funding of, and allocations to, the communications media activities.

Arbitrate serious disputes between the media activities and audiences or clients when these disputes cannot be resolved by the activities' internal procedures.

Evaluate the effectiveness of the Communications Code in meeting the needs of the CSLA community.

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Curriculum Subcommittee

Curriculum Subcommittee

Meeting Time/Day: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 10:50 am-12:05pm

Chair: TBD

Executive Secretary: Margaret Garcia

Meeting Days & Times: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 10:50a-12:05 pm

The Curriculum Subcommittee has the following responsibilities:

1. To consider all policy issues pertaining to undergraduate and graduate studies and extended education and to make recommendations thereon to the Educational Policy Committee.

  • Policies concerning undergraduate studies include but are not limited to selection, admission, probation and disqualification of undergraduate students;...
Educational Effectiveness and Assessment Council
Enrollment Management Steering Committee
Fiscal Policy Committee

Fiscal Policy Committee

Meeting Time/Day: 2nd and 4th week; Thursdays, 9:25 am-10:40 am

Chair: Jamil Momand)

Executive Secretary: Laila Asgari

The Fiscal Policy Committee has the following responsibilities:

  • To provide recommendations through Senate channels regarding areas that may warrant emphasis in the budget planning and allocation process.
  • To review the President's annual budget initiation memorandum prior to the President's consultation with the Executive Committee of the Academic Senate. Information on budgetary issues will be provided to the Executive Committee.
  • To review the...
General Education Subcommittee

General Education Subcommittee

Meeting Time/Day: 2nd and 4th Tuesdays week, 12:15 pm-1:30 pm

Chair: Bahiyyih Cerpueira

Executive Secretary: Margaret Garcia

The General Education Subcommittee has the following responsibilities:

To consider all policy issues pertaining to general education and make recommendations thereon to the Educational Policy Committee.

To consult with individual faculty members, program, department/division/school, college, and administrative representatives concerning the various aspects of the general education program.

To evaluate the effectiveness of the guidelines...

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

Meeting Time/Day: 1st & 3rd weeks; Wednesdays; 12:15 pm-1:30 pm

Chair: Robert Nissen

Co-Chair: Anthony Shaheen

Executive Secretary: Scott Bowman

The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) maintains oversight of university animal facilities and procedures for animal care and shall carry out such activities as are required to assure humane treatment of animals, including compliance with federal regulations. The committee reviews proposed research and educational projects involving animals to ensure that they do not violate principles and policies on animal use....

Institutional Review Board – Human Subjects

Institutional Review Board – Human Subjects

Meeting Time/Day: 2nd & 4th Weeks, 12:30 pm-2:35 pm

Chair: Sharon Ulanoff

Executive Secretary: Jason Shiotsugu

The Institutional Review Board - Human Subjects reviews proposed biomedical and behavioral research projects involving human subjects in order to protect their rights, in compliance with federal regulations. Both funded and unfunded research projects, whether they are conducted by faculty, staff or students of the University, or by researchers not affiliated with the University but whose research involves campus personnel, shall be subject to review, except those unfunded...

Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) Advisory Committee

Chair: Mae Santos

The Instructionally Related Activities Advisory Committee is an advisory committee to the President on eligibility of activities for Instructionally Related Activities Fee funding and the level of funding for eligible activities. This is an administrative committee; for detailed information refer to Administrative Procedure No. 217 in the Administrative Manual.

A.S.I. Committee Goals and Expectations

  • Generate an annual report of instructionally related activities that are funded by the University
  • Promote...
Library Subcommittee

Library Subcommittee

Meeting Time/Day: 2nd and 4th weeks, Tuesdays, 10:50 am-12:05 pm

Chair: Claudia Toledo-Corral

Executive Secretary: Carlos Rodriguez

The Library Subcommittee has the following responsibilities:

  1. To consider all matters of mutual concern to the standing committee and to the Library.
  2. To review proposed allocations of funds for the purchase of books, periodicals and other print and non-print materials.
  3. To review plans for expansion and improvement of Library facilities and services.
  4. To serve as liaison among instructional and Library faculty.
  5. ...
OSD Presidential Advisory Committee

OSD Presidential Advisory Committee

Meeting Time/Day: November 21, 2017 January 16, 2018 February 20, 2018 March 20,2018 April 17,2018 May 15, 2018 10:00am -11:00am
Location: SA 110

Chair: Gonzalo Centeno

The Committee will review existing University policies and practices as necessary to determine whether these policies and practices comply with CSU, state and federal recommendations, laws, regulations, and codes. The Committee will forward reports and/or recommendations to the President and the Director of the OSD for review and consideration. The Committee will review new policies and practices to determine their impact on students with disabilities.

The policies and practices which fall within the scope of the Committee's...

Outstanding Professor Awards Selection Committee

Outstanding Professor Awards Selection Committee

Meeting Time/Day: Established Each Fall Semester

The outstanding professor awards selection committee is responsible for selecting the recipient of the award.

Student committee members will be responsible for choosing a recipient based upon excellence in teaching, scholarship, research, and professional achievement.

Student representative appointee is the A.S.I. President or Designee.

Presidents Ad Hoc Advisory Committee on Honorary Degrees

The President's Ad Hoc Advisory Committee on Honorary Degrees reviews and evaluates nominations received by the campus community for honorary degrees according to criteria set out in the "Revised Guidelines for the Awarding of Honorary Degrees - The California State University," approved July 10-11, 1990 by the CSU Board of Trustees.

The committee shall review nominations made by the campus community; assist in the development and compilation of materials in support of such nominations; and forward those nominations selected by the committee as meeting the criteria set out in...

Program Review Subcommittee

Program Review Subcommittee

Meeting Time/Day: Thursdays, weekly; 12:15pm-1:30pm

Chair: Pending

Executive Secretary: Karin Elliott Brown

The Program Review Subcommittee has the following responsibilities:

  1. To implement Trustee policy on review of degree programs
  2. To report and recommend to the Educational Policy Committee any proposed policies that might be desired
  • Student Membership Requirements: 1 Graduate Rep

A.S.I. Committee Goals and Expectations

  • Recommend implementation of degree programs that provide an...
Programs and Student Services (PASS) Committee (U-SU)
Resource Allocation Advisory Committee

Chair: Lynn Mahoney

Executive Secretary: Lisa Chavez

The Resource Allocation Advisory Committee is appointed by and advisory to the President on issues regarding budget policy, planning and resource allocation matters. The committee will review the consolidated University Resource Allocation Request and submit recommendations to the President. This is an administrative committee; for detailed information refer to Administrative Procedure 212 in the Administrative Manual.

Student representative appointee is the A.S.I. President...

Retention and Graduation Planning Group
Risk Management and Safety Committee

Risk Management and Safety Committee

Meeting Time/Day: 1st Wednesday of each month, 1:40 pm - 2:55 pm

Chair: Kevin Brady

The Risk Management and Safety Committee advise in the formulation of policies that ensure the health and safety of all members of the campus community and provide economical protection of the University's resources. The Risk Management and Safety Committee will form ad hoc advisory subcommittees to address issues related to the operation of the committee. This is an administrative committee; for detailed information refer to Administrative Procedure No. 009 in the Administrative Manual.

A.S.I. Committee Goals and Expectations

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Space Allocation and Building Use (U-SU)
Strategic Planning Coordination Committee

Chair: Provost & VP for Academic Affairs

The Strategic Planning Coordination Committee is charted with the development, review, and assessment of the strategic plan for the University. The role of the committee is to facilitate communication about the strategic planning process. This is an administrative committee; for detailed information refer to Administrative Procedure No. 022 in the Administrative Manual.

Student representative appointee is the A.S.I. President or Designee.

A.S.I. Committee Goals and Expectations

  • To...
Student Educational Equity Advisory Committee

Student Educational Equity Advisory Committee

Meeting Time/Day: 1st and 3rd week; Thursdays; 9:25 - 10:40 am
Location: Administration Building Rm. 313

Chair: Pending

Executive Secretary: Jennifer Miller, Dean of Students

Student Educational Equity Advisory Committee to the Vice President for Student Life studies, recommends, and acts as the principal advisory body on all matters pertaining to student educational equity. The committee will address the underrepresentation of certain groups as characterized by socioeconomic and demographic factors. It is the purpose of the committee to promote efforts by the University to provide meaningful educational access to heretofore...

Student Fee Policy Advisory Committee

Student Fee Policy Advisory Committee

Meeting Time/Day: As needed

Chair: Lisa Chavez

Recording Secretary: Jill Carnahan

Established by and advisory to the University President on proposed fee actions for all student fees. Review on an annual basis a report on the use of SSF funds.

The Fee Advisory Committee will be comprised of five (5) members:

1. Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) President or designee;

2. Two (2) A.S.I. representatives at large, appointed by ASI;

3. Academic Senate Chair or designee; and,

4. Vice President for Administration and Chief...

Student Grievance Committee

Student Grievance Committee

Meeting Time/Day: Meets as Needed

Chair: TBD

Membership: Three Representatives, all of different majors that alternate upon request

The Student Grievance Committee enables students to seek redress for complaints or grievances (referred to as "grievances") that allegedly resulted in injury to the student. A grievance arises from any alleged unauthorized or unjustified act or decision by a member of the faculty, staff, and/or management employee which adversely affects the status, rights, or privileges of a student.

The Committee, through its panel, will conduct...

Student Health Advisory Committee

Student Health Advisory Committee

Meeting Time/Day: Monthly on Wednesdays; regular time is established at first meeting each year

Chair: Raymond Lomax

The mission of the Student Health Advisory Committee is to serve as a student organization for individuals interested in promoting health related issues on campus and to identify and represent all groups of the student body. SHAC is composed of interested students that volunteer their time and work as liaisons between the student body and the student health center to better respond to student needs.

The Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) will advise the President on campus health services programs. The SHAC is comprised of...

Student Policy Committee

Student Policy Committee

Meeting Time/Day: 1st and 3rd week, Tuesdays, 9:25 am - 10:40 am

Chair: Mitch Fryling

Executive Secretary: Nancy Wada-McKee

Recording Secretary: Rosa Chavez

The Student Policy Committee has the following responsibilities:

To recommend policy related to student services and student affairs including, but not limited to, student educational equity, counseling, financial aid, health, learning assistance, orientation, outreach, placement, programs for special groups, records, recruitment, registration, retention, student activities, student discipline, testing, and...

University Academic Appeals Board Committee

University Academic Appeals Board Committee

Meeting Time/Day: 1st Friday of each month from 10:00 am - 11:50 am

Chair: Pending

The University Academic Appeals Board shall review all appeals. The Board shall determine, within twenty (20) days of receipt of the written request, whether or not the grievance or appeal warrants further review. If the Board determines that the case does not warrant further review, the board shall notify the student of this decision, in writing.

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