Specific Charges for 2014-2015

All Specific Charges are in addition to each committee's "General" Charge in the Council Bylaws

1. Examine Penn’s programming relating to the performing and visual arts as it intersects with programming for Penn students.

2. Review procedures and standards on academic integrity for graduate students.

3. Explore proposed changes to Van Pelt Library and resulting impact on the library system generally.

4. Review and discuss this Committee’s general charge and identify two or three issues that should be given the highest priority for the committee’s work in academic year 2015-16.


Committee Members


Steve Kimbrough*


Leo Charney


Sue White


Frederick Dickinson*
David Hsu
Nicola Mason
Ani Nenkova*
Therese Richmond
Rahim Rizi*
Paul Saint-Amour

Graduate/professional students:

Thomas Brinkerhoff
George Maliha

Undergraduate students:

Jordan Dannenberg
Eric Tepper


Laurie-Ellen Shumaker*
David Valentine


Suzanne Oh*

*Indicates reappointment as chair or member.