Faculty Senate, Staff Senate schedule meetings in January

Western Carolina University faculty and staff members can keep up with the activities of the university’s Faculty Senate and Staff Senate by attending public meetings those two bodies have scheduled in January.

A regular business meeting of the Faculty Senate will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, at Homebase College Ministry. Brian Railsback, chair of the Faculty Senate, can be reached for information at brailsba@wcu.edu. (Editor’s Note: Because of inclement weather, this meeting of the Faculty Senate will be held Wednesday, Jan. 24, at the same time and location.)

A meeting of the Staff Senate is scheduled for 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, in Room 204 of the Health and Human Sciences Building. Mandy Dockendorf, chair of the Staff Senate, can be contacted for information at aldockendorf@wcu.edu.

Attendance of WCU employees at meetings of the university’s Staff Senate and Faculty Senate and related activities is considered work time (university service) with the appropriate approval of the individual’s supervisor.