Monthly Archives: July 2010

Queen’s News Centre: Videotaped lectures get high marks (19 July 2010)

As posted in Queen’s News Centre, 19 July 2010: Students and professors involved in testing classroom technology that video-captured and posted lectures to a shared website report the pilot project was a success.

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Roberta Lamb: Open Letter to the “Academic Writing Team” (19 July 2010)

Queen’s University is known for the quality of its teaching and its research; therefore, I wonder why the academic planning exercise does not follow procedures for academic planning and/ or strategic planning that are recommended by the research literature in … Continue reading

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QSERAP: Open Letter II to the “Academic Writing Team” (Professors Adams, Bryant, Chan, Nossal, Scott, and Smol) (16 July 2010)

“a genuine academic plan needs to be constructed by the whole community from the ground up” (Open Letter I, 28 May 2010) Dear Professors Adams, Bryant, Chan, Nossal, Scott, and Smol, Thank you for holding your first consultative meeting on … Continue reading

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Report on the Consultative Meeting with Queen’s “Academic Writing Team” (12 July 2010)

By Mark Jones I attended the consultative meeting with the “Academic Writing Team” (Kim Nossal, John Smol, Jill Scott, Michael Adams, Yolande Chan, and Tim Bryant), 10 to 11:30 a.m. on July 12.

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Queen’s News Centre: Academic Plan process extended (5 July 2010)

As posted in Queen’s News Centre, 5 July 2010: The timeline for developing and finalizing the university’s Academic Plan is being expanded by several months into 2011 to promote “wide discussion and consultation” over the upcoming fall and winter terms.

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Principal’s Update to Queen’s Faculty on Academic Planning (30 June 2010)

Sent by email from Principal Daniel Woolf to Queen’s Faculty, June 30, 2010: Dear Queen’s Community, On April 23rd, I sent a spring Update on Academic Planning to students, faculty and staff to explain the process leading to an Academic … Continue reading

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QSERAP Members Discuss Planning with Principal Woolf (23 June 2010)

Dear Queen’s Community, As representatives of Queen’s Students and Employees for Real Academic Planning, we met with Principal Woolf on June 23 to discuss the academic planning exercise.

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