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Faculty Council

2021-2022 Faculty Council

Chair Dr. Amanda Alliband (
Vice-Chair Kara Brauer (
Secretary Dr. Luis Palacios (

Great Bend Representatives

Dr. Amanda Alliband (

Mark Bogner (
Kara Brauer (

Dr. Luis Palacios (

Jessica Perez (
Peter Solie (

Fort Riley Representatives

Jim Turner (

Troop School/OSHA Representative

Lawrence Weber (
Chris Vanderlinde (

Fort Leavenworth Representatives

Jessica Fullen (

2021-2022 Goals and Projects

  • Represent the Faculty on instructional matters
  • Review, assess, and support the Administration on all proposed policies and changes
  • Facilitate faculty participation in the Barton Strategic Plan
  • Support Open Pathways Accreditation
  • Encourage participation in all professional development initiatives
  • Promote Faculty Professional Development through the 3rd Wednesday Professional Development Series
  • Promote responsible academic freedom
  • Promote student active learning
  • Participate in the following programs:
    • The Open Educational Resources (OER) Initiative
    • The Academic Integrity Initiative
    • The Academic Calendar Committee