Mānoa Faculty Senate

Representing the Congress of the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa

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Welcome to the MFS

The Mānoa Faculty Senate is committed to providing system accountability through transparent processes that review and determine policies concerning academic matters at the University of Hawai’i. This site provides information regarding all Senate activity, including public access to all Senate-produced documents, news and upcoming events, and the senators’ working corner .

Senate & Congress Meetings

During the academic year, the Senate meets at least once a month at a time agreed upon by the Executive Committee (SEC). The Senate can meet outside of the academic year as called for by the SEC. The Congress convenes at least once each semester, on a date set by the Senate. All members of the University community may attend any meetings of the Senate and the Congress

MFS passes Resolution Supporting the Proposed Reorganization of the College of Engineering – January 17, 2018

Presented to the Mānoa Faculty Senate by the Committee on Administration and Budget (CAB) for a vote of the full Senate on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. A resolution on the proposed reorganization of the College of Engineering.  Approved unanimously by the Mānoa Faculty Senate on January 17, 2018.     RESOLUTION ENDORSING THE PROPOSED REORGANIZATION OF THE COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING    WHEREAS, Executive Policy A3.101 calls for the Mānoa Faculty Senate to review any proposed reorganization; and ...

SEC Testimony to the BoR – January 2018

Board of Regents Testimony  January 2018Christine Sorensen Irvine, Chair Mānoa Faculty Senate Executive Committee I apologize for not attending the January meeting in person to present testimony as I usually do.  The beginning of the semester has been hectic, and we are in the middle of a search for a new faculty member for our department with interviews this week – good news of course. First, we want to highlight innovation at Mānoa. The Mānoa Faculty Senate (MFS) recently approved a first in...

Next MFS Meeting, February 21st

Aloha Senators, Our next session of the UHM Faculty Senate will be on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM in ARCH 205. E komo mai

MFS passes Resolution Supporting the Proposal for a Graduate Certificate in Ethnomathematics – November 15, 2017

Presented to the Mānoa Faculty Senate by the Graduate Council for a vote of the full senate on November 15, 2017, a resolution supporting the proposal for a Graduate Certificate in Ethnomathematics in the College of Education.  Approved by the Manoa Faculty Senate on November 15, 2017 with 33 votes in support of approval; 2 votes against; and 2 votes in abstention. RESOLUTION SUPPORTING THE PROPOSAL FOR A GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN ETHNOMATHEMATICS IN THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION WHEREAS, the purpose...

SEC Testimony to the BoR – November 2017

Board of Regents Testimony November 2017 Mānoa Faculty Senate Executive Committee Only a month left in this semester!  The time has flown by.  First this morning I would like to thank Chair Sullivan and Regent Tagorda for taking the time to visit with the Senate Executive Committee this week. We appreciate the opportunity to have discussions with you all and invite you to have another conversation with us in the Spring. As you know, the Mānoa Faculty Senate last Spring adopted a resolution in...

About

The University of Hawai'i at Mānoa Faculty Congress is composed of all UH Mānoa faculty members. The Senate is the agent of the Congress and will act for it on all matters not referred directly to Congress. The Senate consists of 10 Senate Committees and other non-Senate committees that review and refer policy matters to the SEC, Senate, and Congress.

Contact

John Kinder
Office: (808) 956-7725
Polycom: (808) 956-9813
Email: uhmfs@hawaii.edu

Office Location:
2500 Campus Road
Hawaiʻi Hall 208
Honolulu, HI 96822

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About

The University of Hawai'i at Mānoa Faculty Congress is composed of all Mānoa faculty members. The Senate is the agent of the Congress and will act for it on all matters not referred directly to Congress. The Senate consists of 10 Senate Committees and other non-Senate committees that review and refer policy matters to the SEC, Senate, and Congress

Contact

John Kinder
Office: (808) 956-7725
Email: uhmfs@hawaii.edu

Office Location:
2500 Campus Road
Hawaiʻi Hall Rm 208
Honolulu, HI 96822

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