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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Academic Affairs Committee

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/mssa/committees/senate/academic.html

Academic Affairs Committee

Coordinator: Dillon Petrowitz

Meetings: Wednesday, 2 PM in the MSSA Office

Membership:

16 Appointed from MSSA 0 From Other Constituencies Total = 20
  • Grace Peterson (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Kaoshoua Thao (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Aris Ututaium (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Katherina "Katie" Torgeson (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Jaclyn Britz (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Connor Martin (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Othmane Sekkat (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Emily Christensen (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Avinash Darsi (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Alex Lucier (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Holly Blooflat (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Naeemul Hassan (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Parmal Wanigasinghe (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Cynthia Callais (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Jacob Royce (Appointed 4/27/16) - Academic Senator
  • Michael Dufreshe (Appointed 9/14/16) - Academic Senator
  • Vacent (Appointment Pending) - Academic Affair Coordinator (Salaried Position)
 
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The Academic Affairs Committee is responsible for representing student's positions in academic areas at Minnesota State University, Mankato. The specific duties for this committee include, but are not limited to:

  • Handling grade appeals
  • General education
  • Grading policies
  • Academic calendar

According to the Bylaws

The Academic Affairs Committee shall be responsible for representing the student position in academic areas. These duties shall include but not be limited to, grade appeals, general education, grading policies, and the academic calendar.

The voting membership of the Academic Affairs Committee shall consist of Senators who hold college seats, Senators who hold Undeclared seats and others appointed by the MSSA President.