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Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans Dec 1991

Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans

Council of Academic Deans

Meeting regarding academic excellence funds, cross-listing courses and transfer credits.


Friday Report - Vol. 01, No. 07 - December 13, 1991, University Of Massachusetts Boston Dec 1991

Friday Report - Vol. 01, No. 07 - December 13, 1991, University Of Massachusetts Boston

1991-1996, Friday Report

No abstract provided.


Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate Dec 1991

Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate

University Senate

Meeting regarding budget, faculty salaries and athletic scholarships.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans Dec 1991

Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans

Council of Academic Deans

Meeting regarding library collection policy, budget, salaries and travel budget.


Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate Dec 1991

Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate

University Senate

Executive Committee meeting with President Thomas Meredith re: budget reduction and women's issues.


Friday Report - Vol. 01, No. 06 - December 6, 1991, University Of Massachusetts Boston Dec 1991

Friday Report - Vol. 01, No. 06 - December 6, 1991, University Of Massachusetts Boston

1991-1996, Friday Report

No abstract provided.


Ua11/1 On Campus, Vol. 1, No. 18, Wku University Relations Dec 1991

Ua11/1 On Campus, Vol. 1, No. 18, Wku University Relations

WKU Archives Records

On Campus newsletter featuring articles about faculty, staff and events at Western Kentucky University. Regular features are:

  • College News
  • Sponsored Programs
  • Hot off the Press
  • Personnel File

This issue includes articles:

  • Eison, Sheila. Funds Can Help Research, Travel
  • Regents Approve $2.4 Million Cut
  • Public Radio Wins
  • Enrollment if 15,767
  • Overby, Carol. Dr. Carl Hall Wants Competitive Grads
  • Student Organizes Non-Traditionals Group on Campus - Students Over Traditional Age, SOTA, David Fields
  • Wanted: Hosts for Students


Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate Dec 1991

Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate

University Senate

Discussion of committee reports and sexual harassment policy.


Senate Meeting, December 3, 1991, Academic Senate Dec 1991

Senate Meeting, December 3, 1991, Academic Senate

Academic Senate Minutes

No abstract provided.


Ua19/17/5/22 On-Campus Halftime Program, Wku Athletic Media Relations Dec 1991

Ua19/17/5/22 On-Campus Halftime Program, Wku Athletic Media Relations

WKU Archives Records

On-Campus Halftime Program featuring Debby Cherwak recreation director interviewed by Todd Gibbs.


Ua19/17/5/21 On-Campus Halftime Program, Wku Athletic Media Relations Dec 1991

Ua19/17/5/21 On-Campus Halftime Program, Wku Athletic Media Relations

WKU Archives Records

On-Campus Halftime Program featuring John O'Connor head of the United Way Fund Campaign interviewed by Todd Gibbs.


Volume 05, Number 01, Don Forrester Editor Dec 1991

Volume 05, Number 01, Don Forrester Editor

Reaching Through Teaching

Full text of Volume 05, Number 01 of Reaching Through Teaching.


The Buck Stops Here: Outside Grants And The General Education Process, Sandra Kanter Dec 1991

The Buck Stops Here: Outside Grants And The General Education Process, Sandra Kanter

New England Resource Center for Higher Education Publications

The Buck Stops Here: Outside Grants and the General Education Curriculum Change Process describes the process of general education curriculum change in six New England institutions. All had received money from foundations or governmental agencies to assist them in reforming their general education curricula. The essay is an examination of the importance of outside funds in the process of designing and implementing major changes in the general education curriculum. It explores when outside funds are most helpful and how institutions and funding agencies can improve the change process.


The Influence Of Administrative Discipline, Teacher/Student Relationship, Student Achievement, Attendance And Conduct On The Decision By Students Of Stephens County High School To Drop Out, Vince H. Turpin Dec 1991

The Influence Of Administrative Discipline, Teacher/Student Relationship, Student Achievement, Attendance And Conduct On The Decision By Students Of Stephens County High School To Drop Out, Vince H. Turpin

ETD Collection for AUC Robert W. Woodruff Library

The purpose of this study was to examine the influence of administrative discipline procedure, teacher/student relationship, student achievement, student attendance, and student conduct on the decision by students of Stephens County High School to drop out of school. Results indicated that teacher/student relationship does influence the decision to drop out. Further, these teachers are more likely to be female. Administrative discipline procedure can affect the decision to drop out. While student achievement does not directly affect but plays an important role in decision making to drop out, attendance will hinder the motive to continue. Student conduct had no ...


An Examination Of The Leadership Of Administrators In Higher Education As Represented In The American Academic Novel From 1950 To 1990, Laura T. Barnett Dec 1991

An Examination Of The Leadership Of Administrators In Higher Education As Represented In The American Academic Novel From 1950 To 1990, Laura T. Barnett

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this study was to examine the academic leadership as portrayed in the American academic novel from 1950 to 1990. Leadership positions from higher education (president, vice-president, dean, and chairperson) were examined in this analysis of 40 academic fiction novels. The leader behavior of the selected characters was classified, using the following categories: autocratic (telling), democratic (selling), participative (participating), delegative (delegating), situational (varying) and "other" (unclassifiable due to lack of information or criteria variance). The finding was that the majority of academic leaders, in the novels studied, behaved using an autocratic (telling) leadership behavior. Also, the majority of ...


Selected Aspects Of The Secretary's Role In The Public Schools As Perceived By Principals, Teachers, And School Secretaries, Patty H. Richards Dec 1991

Selected Aspects Of The Secretary's Role In The Public Schools As Perceived By Principals, Teachers, And School Secretaries, Patty H. Richards

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of this study was to compare principals', teachers' and secretaries' perceptions regarding selected aspects of the school secretary's role in administering the public schools. A questionnaire, developed by the researcher, was sent to 465 principals, teachers, and school secretaries in the First Tennessee Development District, in Spring, 1991. Three hundred ninety-one questionnaires were returned for a response rate of 84%. Six null hypotheses were tested for significance at the.05 level. The one-way analysis of variance and the Student-Newman-Keuls statistical procedures were used to test the responses of the three groups of participants for significant differences. All ...


A Comparison Of Male And Female Elementary School Principals' Perceived Instructional Leadership Behavior, Carol Lynn Babcock Dec 1991

A Comparison Of Male And Female Elementary School Principals' Perceived Instructional Leadership Behavior, Carol Lynn Babcock

Dissertations

This study investigated and compared the perceptions of male and female elementary school principal's instructional leadership behavior. Perceptions were solicited from elementary school principals who held membership in the Michigan Elementary and Middle School Principals Association. The objective of the study was to compare male and female elementary school principal's perceptions of their instructional leadership behavior. The dimensions of instructional leadership compared were: Defining the Mission, Managing the Instructional Program, and Promoting School Climate.

The Principal Instructional Management Rating Scale (Hallinger & Murphy, 1985) sought perceptions on the major dimensions of instructional leadership behavior. The survey was mailed to ...


Administrative And Faculty Development: A Study Of Academic Chairpersons, Mary Ann Bowman Dec 1991

Administrative And Faculty Development: A Study Of Academic Chairpersons, Mary Ann Bowman

Dissertations

The professional development of academic chairpersons has been neglected both by higher education institutions and as a field of study. This study focused on assessing both the perceptions of chairpersons toward administrative and faculty development and their degree of participation in development activities and roles.

A survey instrument was designed to make this assessment and was mailed to 311 chairpersons at eight midwestern public universities classified as Doctorate-Granting Universities I. The response rate was 75%, with 234 questionnaires returned .

The results of the survey showed that although chairpersons view both administrative development and faculty development as important, faculty development is ...


Readiness And Achievement Motivation: An Investigation Of The Validity Of The Readiness Scales In Hersey And Blanchard's Situational Leadership, Xiaoping Wang Dec 1991

Readiness And Achievement Motivation: An Investigation Of The Validity Of The Readiness Scales In Hersey And Blanchard's Situational Leadership, Xiaoping Wang

Electronic Theses and Dissertations

The purpose of the study was to investigate the construct validity of the two instruments measuring readiness in Situational Leadership: the Readiness Scales--Manager Rating Form and Staff Member Rating Form--developed by Hambleton, Blanchard, and Hersey (1977). The study examined the relationships between readiness and achievement motivation, and between readiness and faculty education and work experience. The study also explored the concurrent validity of the two instruments measuring McClelland's (1961) achievement motivation: The Achievement Orientation Scale and The NachNaff Scale. The respondents were 66 department chairs and 156 faculty from 12 comprehensive institutions in the South. Data on faculty readiness ...


Friday Report - Vol. 01, No. 05 - November 22, 1991, University Of Massachusetts Boston Nov 1991

Friday Report - Vol. 01, No. 05 - November 22, 1991, University Of Massachusetts Boston

1991-1996, Friday Report

No abstract provided.


Ua11/1 On Campus, Vol. 1, No. 17, Wku University Relations Nov 1991

Ua11/1 On Campus, Vol. 1, No. 17, Wku University Relations

WKU Archives Records

On Campus newsletter featuring articles about faculty, staff and events at Western Kentucky University. Regular features are:

  • College News
  • Sponsored Programs
  • Hot off the Press
  • Personnel File

This issue includes articles:

  • Eison, Sheila. Postal Service Offers Tips for Moving Mail
  • Faculty Art Exhibit Opens Today
  • Karr, Sandra. Visiting Oxford Prof Enjoys WKU - Gerald Howat
  • Overby, Carol. John Duff, Music Department Head, Sees Role as Facilitator
  • Teleconference Dec. 4 to Focus on Marketing
  • Coverlet is Textile of the Month - Jemima Day Gardner Smith
  • Faculty Concert Series Presents Elizabeth Volkman, Soprano & Joseph Brooks, Clarinet


Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans Nov 1991

Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans

Council of Academic Deans

Meeting regarding faculty development, faculty workload and budget.


Spectroelectrochemical Analysis Of Spontaneously Adsorbed Monolayers, Marilyn O'Grady, Mark Anderson Nov 1991

Spectroelectrochemical Analysis Of Spontaneously Adsorbed Monolayers, Marilyn O'Grady, Mark Anderson

Mark R. Anderson

No abstract is currently available.


Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate Nov 1991

Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate

University Senate

Meeting regarding budget, salary survey, doctorate in education and president's entertainment allowance.


Ua3/8/1 1992 Miss Western Scholarship Pageant, Wku President's Office Nov 1991

Ua3/8/1 1992 Miss Western Scholarship Pageant, Wku President's Office

WKU Archives Records

Program for the 1992 Miss Western beauty pageant.


Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate Nov 1991

Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate

University Senate

Discussion of faculty concerns.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Nov 1991

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting regarding Women in Transition, president for a day, radio show, teacher evaluations and resolutions.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans Nov 1991

Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans

Council of Academic Deans

Meeting regarding fund raising and budget.


Ua19/17/5/20 On-Campus Halftime Program, Wku Athletic Media Relations Nov 1991

Ua19/17/5/20 On-Campus Halftime Program, Wku Athletic Media Relations

WKU Archives Records

On-Campus Halftime Program featuring Joan Lindsey of WKU International Student Affairs interviewed by Jeff Younglove.


Friday Report - Vol. 01, No. 04 - November 8, 1991, University Of Massachusetts Boston Nov 1991

Friday Report - Vol. 01, No. 04 - November 8, 1991, University Of Massachusetts Boston

1991-1996, Friday Report

No abstract provided.