Bookstore Advisory Committee

PURPOSE:

To advise the Director of the University Bookstore and to foster communication between the bookstore management and the University community.

FUNCTIONS:

1. Periodically review the University Bookstore procedures with respect to its broad range of services;

2. Conduct periodic surveys in order to solicit student, faculty, and staff opinions of the bookstore services and inform the bookstore management as to the results of these surveys;

3. Serve as liaison between the University community and the University Bookstore management;

4. Foster a broad public relations concept that could be projected to the University community at large.

MEMBERSHIP:

  • Four elected faculty members;
  • One additional faculty member in first four years, appointed by the Committee on Committees for a one-year term;
  • Two undergraduate students appointed by USG for one-year terms;
  • One graduate student appointed by GSS for a one-year term;
  • One member of the administrative staff elected by the administrative staff for a three-year term.

EX OFFICIO (Non-voting):

  • Director of the University Bookstore

CHAIR:

The chair of the committee shall be elected from among the elected faculty and administrative staff members.

BALANCE OF REPRESENTATION:

Three of the elected faculty members must be eligible for election to Faculty Senate ( Academic Charter, Article V.B).

VOTING RIGHTS:

All elected, appointed and ex officio members have full voting rights. Consultants are non-voting members. ( Academic Charter, Article V.B)