Specific Charges for 2015-2016

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

  1. Consider the availability and cost of parking for members of the Penn community.

  2. Continue discussion of active learning spaces on campus.

  3. Explore ways to reduce barriers to interdisciplinary teaching and academic initiatives across different schools, including reducing costs for shared event spaces and audiovisual charges in different Responsibility Centers.

  4. Continue to monitor and update the Penn Connects plan.

  5. Follow up on Philadelphia Bike share and impact on campus and students.

  6. Revisit efforts to reduce smoking on campus and consider expanding no smoking zones on campus.

  7. 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 2016-17.


Committee Members


Ann Moyer


David Hollenberg


Taylor Berkowitz


Tom Daniels
Jerry Jacobs
Tanja Kral*
Kathryn Michel*
John Puckett
Masao Sako*

Graduate/professional students:

Salomon Moreno-Rosa
Matthew Rappaport

Undergraduate students:

Elena Rohner


Elizabeth Hartzell*
Kristen McMullen*


Leon Malloy

*Indicates reappointment as chair or member.