Category Archives: Academic Plan (Drafts)

Queen’s Bowdlerized Plan: An Open Letter to the Principal and the Provost (11 March 2012)

For this post, please see the Queen’s Senate Faculty Caucus blog.

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Mark Jones, “Queen’s University Academic Plan”: Complete and To Be Continued (12 December 2011)

As published in QUFA Voices, 12 December 2011: Our Senate unanimously approved a “Queen’s University Academic Plan 2011” on November 22.  Some have asked how the unanimous approval came about, for just before voting, Senate received a petition with almost … Continue reading

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Senate Approves APTF Draft of Academic Plan with an Amended Motion (22 November 2011)

At its meeting of 22 November 2011, Senate considered the following motion from the Academic Planning Task Force (APTF):

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Mark Jones, The “Final” Draft: How it’s been Revised, and Why We Should Care (4 November 2011)

A new draft of Queen’s Academic Plan appeared on the APTF website late Wednesday, 2 November.  Two days later it was announced to Senators that this is the “final” draft we have all been waiting for, the draft that Senate … Continue reading

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Petition to Queen’s Senate Concerning the Academic Plan (20 October 2011)

As posted on ipetitions.com, 20 October 2011, and sent to the Queen’s community on email lists: As members of the Queen’s University Academic Community, we the undersigned hereby urge Queen’s Senate to reject the Draft Academic Plan as proposed by … Continue reading

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Mark Jones, The New Draft Academic Plan: Texts, Problems, and a Solution (19 October 2011)

The APTF has just posted yet another new draft, or rather two new drafts, of its Academic Plan. The new draft first appeared on the morning of 18 October 2011. It was then removed for most of the day, and … Continue reading

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Jordan Morelli, Notice of Motion for Approval of the Completion of the 2010-11 Academic Planning Cycle, and for the Institution of a Cyclical Annual Planning Process (17 October 2011)

As sent by Jordan Morelli, Queen’s Senator for Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy, to the Secretariat on 17 October 2011. Since the greatest weaknesses that were noted in the September draft of the Academic Plan, such as its entire failure … Continue reading

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