BFC hears proposed resolution against harassment, other issues #Indiana_Daily

BFC hears proposed resolution against harassment, other issues #Indiana_Daily

February 12, 2019 0 By NewsTakers

The Bloomington Faculty Council met Tuesday to pass a proposal, discuss a resolution against harassment and hear a variety of reports.
“We need to create support for students and stop the bias from growing.”
Five non-tenure track members would be appointed to one-year terms with their positions rolling to the election in 2020.
Seven non-tenure track members would be appointed to for two-year terms with their positions rolling to the election in 2021.
The Educational Policies Committee report focused on the steps taken to explore an updated diversity requirement within general education.
“We need to look to the future of education,” Brassell said.
The Faculty Board of Review is one of five elected committees on the BFC.
Beth Gazley, chair of the Faculty Board of Review, presented the board’s annual report to the Council, which discusses the cases brought to the board during the 2017-2018 academic year.
The board hears and makes recommendations on grievances of faculty, librarians and associate faculty against administrative action, according to the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty and Academic affairs website.
The Faculty Board of Review heard one case in the 2017-2018 academic year.

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