University Senate                                                                                              Proposed: December 12, 2003

                                                                                                                        Adopted:

 

 

Resolution to USE gender-inclusive Language throughout the

By-laws, Statutes, and Rules of the Columbia University Senate

 

 

WHEREAS      the By-laws, Statutes, and Rules of the Columbia University Senate currently include instances of gender-exclusive language, and

 

WHEREAS      the By-laws, Statutes, and Rules of the Columbia University Senate ought to represent the diverse composition of the University,

 

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED,      that the University Senate amend its By-laws, Statutes, and Rules to include gender-inclusive language throughout.

 

 

Proponents:

 

Student Affairs Committee

Commission on the Status of Women