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Faculty Steering Committee

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2011-13 Faculty Steering Committee Members

 The UAA/APU Faculty Steering Committee is essential to the program. Members are appointed by the UAA Senior Vice Provost of Academic Affairs and are fully engaged in program development, including:

  • Selecting the theme and books
  • Creating Reader's Guides, and identifying/developing interdisciplinary faculty resources and other supplemental materials for our campuses and community
  • Recommending and contributing to academic and community programming
  • Collaborating with colleagues to broaden the reach of programming and materials to students
  • Recommending and helping foster partnerships
  • Recommending how the Books of the Year program can continue to support our Difficult Dialogues initiative
  • Roman Dial, Biology & Mathematics
  • Kate Gordon, UAA/APU Consortium Library
  • Trish Jenkins, English, UAA
  • Deb Periman, Justice, UAA
  • Don Rearden, College Preparatory & Developmental Studies, UAA
  • Beth Sullivan, Liberal Studies, APU