Osceola Campus Faculty Association
Thursday, April 10, 2008
Members present: R. Colburn, S. Koopman, C. Pickeral, L. Sisson, M. Temes
Guest: Silvia Zapico
I. Call to order
Meeting was called to order at 1:30 p.m.
II. Provost’s report
Dr. Zapico announced that the Osceola Campus has sent out a Summer Enrollment
Letter to all areas around the Osceola Campus and some areas in Polk County. She
discussed the Mirror – Credit Registration Report for 200830 (Summer Enrollment).
She discussed the current UCF offerings on the Osceola campus. She reminded us of
the most recent e-mail from Dr. Shugart.
III. The March minutes were approved
IV. Discussion Items
a) Withdrawal Policy Proposed Changes – reminded attendees that there will be a
meeting to discuss WF/WP new policy proposal on April 17 at 1:30 in room 3-
b) Engagement Hours Policy Committee – volunteers are needed to serve on the
Task Force to discuss the questions that still remain about student engagement
hours. We need one volunteer from each campus. Ron, Shari, and Leila
c) Items from the floor:
8-month contracts were discussed.
Spring Break was discussed. Attendees wanted to know how it was decided and
why is it coordinated with the high school system?
d) Committee Reports
Shari announced the Endowed Chairs have been awarded.
V. Meeting was adjourned at 2:30 pm