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  • Standard I “Systematic Planning” (Faculty Chair is Dr. Lim)
    • Discuss goals for MLIS programs;
    • How to measure success of goals;
    • Alignment of goals with University strategic goals
  • Standard II “Curriculum”– (Faculty Chair is Dr. Yukawa)
    • In charge of overseeing changes to curriculum;
    • Vetting new courses;
    • Does current curriculum need review/updates; etc
  • Standard III “Faculty” – (Faculty Chair is Dr. Dahlen)
    • Structured time for faculty to connect with each other;
    • Sometimes schedule these meetings to allow student attendance;
    • Past projects involved development of a handbook for faculty
  • Standard IV “Students” – (Faculty Chair is Dr. Lesniaski)
    • Orientation planning & design;
    • Oversight of scholarship funds;
    • Email-based discussions of student services
  • Standard  V “Facilities” – (Faculty Chair is Dr. Ross)
    • Considers classroom spaces & technology availability