ECC Agenda: March 8, 2006

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO AT MISSISSAUGA


ERINDALE COLLEGE COUNCIL meeting to be held on Wednesday, March 8, 2006 at 3:15 p.m. in the Council Chamber, Room 3130, South Building

AGENDA


  1. Minutes of Previous Meeting (December 15, 2005 Special meeting & February 1, 2006)
  2. The Vice-President and Principal’s Report
    1. Hearing Officer for UTM:
      Be it Resolved, THAT, Erindale College Council approve the appointment of Professor Kelly Hannah-Moffat to serve as UTM’s Hearing Officer to decide on complaints under the Code of Student Conduct, for a term of three years.
    2. Naming of the CCIT building:
      Bet it Resolved, THAT, Erindale College Council approve that the building referred to as the CCIT building be named the “Communication, Culture and Technology” building. Attachment: Memorandum from the Vice-President and Principal. 
  3. Other Business
    1. Member’s Motion Regarding Tuition Fee Freeze:

    Whereas tuition fees are a form of barrier to post secondary education; and
    Whereas the university is committed to providing an accessible, quality education, and removing barriers to accessing and completing higher education; and
    Whereas, according to the Students' Administrative Council, 99% of students that participated in a plebiscite are in favor of a tuition fee reduction or freeze; therefore
    Be It Resolved That, Erindale College Council recommends to the Vice-President and Principal, UTM, that he/she advocate through the governing council of University of Toronto that tuition fees should either be frozen or reduced; and
    Be It Resolved That, Erindale College Council recommends to the Vice-President and Principal, UTM, that he/she includes updates on tuition fees at UTM as changes occur, in the Vice-President and Principal’s (UTM) Report; and
    Be It Resolved That, Erindale College Council recommends to the Vice-President and Principal, UTM, that he/she includes updates in the Vice-President and Principal’s (UTM) Report on advocacy progress as outlined in the first clause of this motion after each governing council meeting were matters relating to tuition fees where mentioned.
    (V. Glebov/S. Abrahim)

  4. Reports of Standing Committees
    1. Resource Planning and Priorities Committee – Prof. Robert Reisz
    2. Computing Committee – Mr. Joe Lim
  1. Next Meeting – Wednesday, April 12, 2006
  2. Adjournment