Specific Charges for 2014-2015

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

1. Monitor the progress of the Penn Connects Plan, especially with respect to implications for traffic and transportation at the South Bank

2. Examine new developments relating to campus safety, with particular attention to impact on classroom security and possible changes to the physical plant.

3. Continue to investigate the adequacy of instructional space on campus, with particular attention to classroom size and meeting technological needs.

4. Explore possibilities for a more collaborative approach to conference and event spaces on campus.

5. Monitor the progress of the Bike Plan developed by the Bike Planning Committee as it enters its implementation phase.

6. 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


Eric Marsh


David Hollenberg


Taylor Berkowitz


Zahra Fakhraai*
Tanja Kral
Kathryn Michel
Ann Moyer*
Masao Sako
Rom Schrift

Graduate/professional students:

Sibi Vijaykumar
Andrew Wang

Undergraduate students:

Kat McKay
Darren Tomasso


Elizabeth Hartzell
Kristen McMullen


Loretta Hauber
Linda Satchell*

*Indicates reappointment as chair or member.