Motion to request local campus authority to require masks in the classroom

General Information

Motion Number: 2122.FAPC.002.R
Source Committee: Faculty Affairs Policy Committee
Motion Status: Awaiting Action by University President
Motion Type: Resolution
Motion Text: 

WHEREAS the prevalence of COVID-19 in our community is at a level to cause deep concern; and

WHEREAS the Georgia College University Senate notes that operational constraints imposed by the University System of Georgia and Board of Regents prevent our institution from requiring masks in the classroom; therefore

BE IT RESOLVED, the Georgia College University Senate requests that the Chancellor, University System of Georgia, and Board of Regents grant Georgia College the authority to require masks in the classroom in order to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 on our campus.

Executive Committee Actions
ECUS action: 
Submit to University Senate
University Senate Actions
US action: 
Recommend to University President to Approve
Presiding Officer Electronic Signature: 
Dr. Catherine Fowler
Approval Date: 
10/15/2021
Action log: 
Motion Submitted to ECUS on October 2, 2021 - 11:29am
Submit to University Senate by the Executive Committee on October 3, 2021 - 11:14am
Awaiting Action by University Senate on October 3, 2021 - 11:14am
Endorsed by University Senate by the University Senate on October 16, 2021 - 6:07am
Endorsed by University Senate on October 16, 2021 - 6:07am
Recommend to University President to Approve by the University Senate on October 16, 2021 - 6:13am
Awaiting Action by University President on October 22, 2021 - 9:17am