About Department Representatives

Department Representatives are volunteered by or nominated by their respective department to serve as a representative to the GSO. They attend GSO meetings and assist the Chair in communicating with students in all departments. If your department does not have a department representative and you would like to volunteer, please email gso@marquette.edu. Feel free to contact your department representatives with ideas or issues that you would like to see the GSO work on!

 

Academic Senate

GSO Representative: Katherine Reiter

The Academic Senate is a deliberative body with responsibilities for academic policy formulation of an all-University character and for the review and evaluation of academic programs and planning. Its conclusions on academic policy, academic planning, and program evaluation represent the official collective stance of the Academic Division, and they will be reported as such by the Provost, to the appropriate higher authorities. Recommendations of the Academic Senate are subject to the approval of the President and the Trustees. One student member from the professional or graduate body is selected to serve a one-year term.

 

Committee on Academic Policies and Issues

GSO Representative: Jakob Rinderknecht

 

The Committee on Academic Policies and Issues (CAPI), a standing committee of the University Academic Senate, pursues long-range planning and vision of the academic mission of the university as it transcends individual programs, schools and colleges. Its business may be initiated by the Senate, the Provost, other Senate bodies, or individual faculty. The Committee is responsible for:

 

Committee on Teaching

GSO Representative: Kathleen Hazlett

The Committee on Teaching is a committee of the Academic Division that reports to the Academic Senate and the Provost. The Committee addresses and advances the practice and scholarship of teaching and learning at Marquette University. The Committee is responsible for:

One student member from the professional or graduate body is selected to serve a one-year term.

 

University Financial Planning and Review Committee

GSO Representative: Arthur Mueller

The University Financial Planning and Review Committee (UFPRC) is advisory to the President and supports the financial planning and program review functions for the university in consultation with senior administration. Its purposes are:

 

Committee on Diversity and Equality

GSO Representative: Daniel Garcia & Alyssa Voboril

The Committee on Diversity and Equality is responsible for:

 

Board for Student Media

GSO Representative: Brendan Takash

The Board for Student Media is the committee of the Academic Senate that oversees Marquette University’s student media. These include the Marquette Tribune, Marquette Journal, Marquette Radio, MUTV, Student Interactive Media and any future ventures conducted under the direction of Student Media. The Board is responsible for:

One student member from the professional or graduate student body who has a background in communication is selected to serve a one-year term.

 

Committee on Academic Technology

GSO Representative: Margaret Cinto

The Committee is responsible for:

 

University Assessment Committee

GSO Representative: Brittney Wyatt

The University Assessment Committee, an Academic Division committee, addresses and advances effective assessment of student learning at Marquette University. The Committee is responsible for:

 

 

University Board of Graduate Studies

GSO Representative: Elisabeth Vogt

The University Board of Graduate Studies is a standing committee of the Academic Senate. The Board shall address formulating plans and policies for all graduate and professional education and shall serve as a forum to discuss continuous improvement of the graduate and professional programs. The Board is responsible for:

One student member from the professional or graduate body is selected to serve a one-year term.

 

University Library Board

GSO Representative: Heidi Wacker

The University Library Board is advisory to the Dean of Libraries on library matters as they affect the teaching and research of faculty and the learning environment of students at the Raynor Memorial Libraries. The Board is responsible for:

One student member from the professional or graduate body is selected to serve a one-year term.

 

Master Planning Committee

GSO Representative: Dan Garces

The Facilities Master Planning Committee is charged with providing long term planning, in the context of a 25-year vision, for the university facilities, its neighborhood and major physical assets. The campus facilities master plan illustrates the prospective locations, scope and cost for new and improved facilities to support the mission of Marquette University, and, more, defines how campus improvements can be prioritized, organized, and designed to create a more cohesive, vibrant, engaged learning community. The committee is responsible for:

 



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