Institutional Climate Committee

Description

The purpose of the ICC is to heighten awareness of campus community members' perceptions and attitudes about KU; open up communication concerning perceptions and attitudes about KU; recommend university policies, procedures, and practices that promote more positive stakeholder perceptions and attitudes about KU; encourage teaching, research, and programs that enhance KU's climate of engagement, and transform KU into a more welcoming and inclusive place to live, work, and learn. The ICC shall serve as a consulting team for stakeholder concerns about climate that arise from the survey and from other sources, and they shall present the results of their inquiry in open forums and in campus community reports and updates. Meetings: third Tuesday of the month during the semester. Terms: three years. Appointees:  8 of the 17 members.

Campus Climate Survey

The Institutional Climate Committee (ICC) held three open forums to present a summary, analysis, and lead an open discussion of the data from the student, staff, and faculty Culturally Engaging Campus Climates (CECE) surveys. The campus community was invited to attend. 

Executive Summary

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https://www3.kutztown.edu/webshare/stu_internal/CECESurveyExecutiveSummary.pdf 

  • Membership

    Name

    Term
    Expires

    Renee Hellert (At-Large Faculty)** 

    8/2025

    Mathias Le Bosse (At-Large Minority Faculty Member Representative)**

    8/2025

    Christine Price (At-Large Professional Staff Manager Representative)**

    8/2024

    Nykolai Blichar (At-Large Minority Professional Staff Manager Representative)**

    8/2025

    Ashwini Gangadharan (Faculty Member from the College of Business Representative)**

    8/2024

    Christopher Weiler, Co-Chair (Faculty Member from the College of Education Representative)**

    8/2025

    Yoon Mi Kim (Faculty Member from the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Representative)**

    8/2023

    Diana Ebersole (Faculty Member from the College of Visual & Performing Arts Representative)**

    8/2023

    Martha Anderson (University Senate Representative)

    8/2025

    Jacqueline Fox (Management/Administration Representative)*

    *

    TBD (Women's Center OR Commission on the Status of Women Representative)*

    *

    Jerry Schearer (LGBTQ+ Resource Center OR Commission on Human Diversity Representative)*

    *

    Tabetha Bernstein-Danis, Co-Chair (APSCUF Representative)^

    8/2024

    Mary Bononno (AFSCME Representative)^

    8/2025

    Fran Cortez Funk (SUA/SCUPA Representative)^

    8/2019

    TBD (Undergraduate Student Representative) SGB Appointed

    8/2023

    TBD (Graduate Student Representative) Graduate Dean appointed

    8/2023

    * Ex Officio
    ** Appointed by Committee on Committees
    ^ Appointed by Union

    Union Committee Representative: To be considered for a committee union position please contact a union representative.

  • Mission & Bylaws
  • Meeting Times

    All ICC Meetings, unless otherwise stated will be held the third Tuesday of each month

    (according to ICC Bylaws) via zoom.

    Fall 2021
    Spring 2022
    September 21, 2021 via zoom February 15, 2022 via zoom
    October 19, 2021 via zoom March 10, 2022 via zoom
    November 16, 2021 via zoom April 19, 2022 via zoom


    Please remember ICC's attendance requirements from our Bylaws:  Each member may miss up to one meeting per semester. Members shall find a substitute if unable to attend.  After the second unexcused missed meeting without substitute, the committee will contact the source of appointment to find a replacement.

  • Agenda & Minutes

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For more information regarding membership please contact:

University Senate

Email: senate@kutztown.edu

Phone: 610.683.4675

To contact the Institutional Climate Committee directly, please email icc@kutztown.edu 

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