University Senate                                                                                                          Proposed: March 7, 2003

 

                                                                                                                                    Adopted:

 

 

RESOLUTION TO EXTEND THE ONLINE LEARNING COMMITTEE

 

 

WHEREAS     in the spring of 2001, the University Senate instituted the ad hoc Online Learning and Digital Media Initiatives Committee with a two-year sunset provision, and

WHEREAS     the Online Learning and Digital Media Initiatives Committee is currently undertaking a comprehensive survey on the use of new media in teaching and learning at Columbia University jointly with the university libraries, Academic Computing and Information Services (ACIS) and the Center for New Media Teaching and Learning (CNMTL), and

WHEREAS     the survey will most likely not be completed before the end of the 2003 academic year, and

WHEREAS     the work of the Committee continues to be useful in shaping university policies and procedures for online learning and digital initiatives;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED        that the Senate extend the mandate of the Online Learning and Digital Media Initiatives Committee for one additional year, until June 2004.

 

 

 

Proponent: Online Learning and Digital Media Initiatives Committee

                   Structure and Operations Committee