April 22, 2009


SUBJECT:    April 28, 2009 Representative Assembly Meeting

Dear Colleagues:

Our fifth meeting of the 2008-09 academic year is scheduled for Tuesday, April 28 at 3:30 p.m., in the Center for Molecular Genetics Conference Room. The Notice of Meeting (agenda) and all pertinent documents may be found on the Senate's Web page at:

This month we will have the great pleasure of acting on nominations for the 2008-09 Distinguished Teaching Awards and on nominations for the upcoming election of Committee on Committees' members.

SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS: We can look to a presentation from the Committee on Educational Policy regarding proposed changes to the add and drop deadlines. We also look forward to an update on the UC negotiations with the United Auto Workers regarding postdoctoral scholars. The Assembly will receive an update on the status of the campus's re-accreditation efforts with the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

For help in reaching the Web site or to obtain a paper copy of the Notice of Meeting, please contact the Academic Senate Office at 858-534-3640. If at all times you prefer to receive a paper copy of the Notice of Meeting, let us know, and we'll put you on our mailing list.

If you cannot attend next week's meeting, please be sure to notify your alternate to do so in your stead. Your absence matters.

I look forward to seeing you on the 28th.


Daniel J. Donoghue, Chair
Academic Senate, San Diego Division

cc: Members of the San Diego Division