Roundtable Hosted by Senate & President Schutte

Posted on November 5, 2013

Wednesday, November 6, 2013 Alumni Reading Room, 3rd Floor of Library 5:15 pm onward [doors open at 5] A G E N D A 5:15 pm - Welcome and introductions (by Jenny Lee and President Tom Schutte) 5:18 pm - Open discussion TOPICS UG Curriculum Guidelines, School of Art & Design, proposed by the Provost. The Guidelines for UG Curriculum propose changes affecting all undergraduate programs in the School of Art and Design and include revisions ...

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Senate & President Schutte Host All-Institute Report Oct 29

Posted on October 29, 2013

12:30 to 2 PM, Tuesday, October 29 ISC 101-A (next to Copy Center) President Thomas F. Schutte will join faculty and department chairs to discuss issues affecting the Institute’s governance and curriculum as part of the Academic Senate's All-Institute Report on October 29. The President and Senate, in conjunction with the Pratt community, will develop the topics to be discussed in the meeting. All who attend will be able to ask questions ...

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Faculty Week 2: Oct 21-25

Posted on October 17, 2013

Buidling on the success of our inaugural Faculty Week (FW) and in response to popular demand, the Academic Senate is pleased to sponsor FW 2, which will be a series of non-stop pizza parties during the week of October 21-25. Agenda The main topic for discussion is the  UG Curriculum Guidelines proposed by the Provost.  The Guidelines propose changes affecting all undergraduate programs in the School of Art and Design and include revisions ...

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Senate Review of “UG Curriculum Guidelines”

Posted on October 3, 2013

Senate Review of "UG Curriculum Guidelines" Proposed by the Provost This is to announce and invite your participation in the Senate review of the Provost's proposed UG Curriculum Guidelines, available at the Provost's office.  The UG Curriculum Guidelines propose changes affecting all undergraduate programs in the School of Art and Design, and include revisions to curricula, credit-hour structure and class scheduling.  To facilitate its review ...

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Meeting of Tue Oct 8, 12:30 to 2 pm, Steuben 215

Posted on October 2, 2013

DRAFT MEETING AGENDA 12:30 - 12:45   APPC discussion (closed to guests for the first 15 minutes) 12:45 - 02:00   Open meeting 01:00 - 02:00   Invited guests This is the first in a series of Academic Programs and Policies Committee (APPC) meetings dedicated to the review of the UG Curriculum Guidelines, proposed by the Provost. The Guidelines propose changes affecting all undergraduate programs in the School of Art and Design and include ...

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Faculty Week Sep. 23-27

Posted on September 17, 2013

As a soundboard for faculty and teaching staff, Faculty Week is one of the ways the Senate can interact directly with constituents to discuss issues most salient to them. We invite all faculty to share ideas and meet your newly elected representatives on the Academic Senate.  We cater a gourmet lunch, snacks and drinks. The schedule follows: Brooklyn campus, main cafeteria, NW corner, North Hall 1, 12:30-2 PM Monday, September 23 Tuesday, ...

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RSVP for Faculty Week 2013

Posted on August 28, 2013

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Welcome New Faculty

Posted on August 20, 2013

The Academic Senate welcomes new faculty to the Pratt community! New Faculty Orientation is scheduled for Thursday, August 22, 2013 at the Brooklyn Campus Library, 3rd Floor Alumni Reading Room. The Academic Senate will make a presentation on our history and resources offered to faculty. For details, see our New Faculty Orientation page, where we have organized links to resources to help you get started. To register, go to http://tiny.pratt....

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Save the Date: Fall 2013 Senate Events

Posted on August 19, 2013

We are pleased to announce the first meeting of the Academic Senate, and provide the draft calendar and highlights for Fall 2013. Please save the following dates -- The newly elected Senate for the 2013-2016 term convenes immediately after Labor Day. Senate Meeting 01 Tuesday, September 3, 2013 Steuben 215 12:30 to 2 pm The meeting agenda includes updates from the Executive Committee and verification of the Senate member/alternate roster and ...

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Prof. Theo David named Distinguished Teacher 2013-14

Posted on August 11, 2013

Theoharis David, Pratt alumnus and professor of architecture, has been named Pratt Institute’s Distinguished Teacher for 2013-2014. The Distinguished Teacher Award recognizes exceptional dedication to Pratt’s mission and applauds the recipient’s career accomplishments. Students nominate the winner. The award is conferred by the Board of Trustees upon the recommendation of the Academic Senate. In addition to his teaching at Pratt, David is ...

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