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Academic Council Representative

Academic Council Representative

This council is the major academic policy-making body within the school, and makes decisions in all areas except budget and personnel.

This committee consists of:

  • All faculty members in the school.
  • Representatives of other departments in the university.
  • Student representatives of the undergraduate and graduate students' association.
  • Members of the professional community

The student representative on this committee will:

  • Attend regular meetings of the Academic Council.
  • Bring concerns of students and members of the Association of Social Work Students committee to monthly Academic Council meetings.
  • Report to the ASWS committee on the activities of the Academic Council as directed.
  • Attend regular meetings of the ASWS committee.
  • Exercise voting privileges on the ASWS committee.
  • Introduce yourself to the student body.
  • Identify student/ASWS concerns - via appropriate communication
    mediums (ex e-mail, class presentations, student newsletters, facebook,
    signs in student lounge etc).
  • Liaise and bridge connections between social work students and the ASWS committee.
  • Uphold confidentiality at all times unless otherwise directed.
  • Other duties as arise and are appropriate.