Meeting Info

CASI meetings are held monthly and are open to anyone in the College of Engineering. Please find meeting agendas, meeting summaries, and meeting minutes below.

Next CASI Meeting: Wednesday, October 4, 2023 at 10:15am


CoE Committee Advocating for Staff Interests (CASI) Agenda

Wednesday, October 4, 2023

10:15 – 11:45 AM

Room 2180 Mechanical Engineering (find remote option details on Agenda PDF)

(Coming Soon!)

September 6, 2023 CASI Update

Jake Smith, Secretary Academic Staff (Presentation)

  • Academic Staff Governance
    • Rights are codified in State Statute (University Staff rights are a Board of Regents Policy)
    • Campus View vs. College/Division/Dept View
  • Academic Staff Assembly (ASA)
    • Meet the 2nd Monday of the month
    • Largest group on campus (132 districts; ~30 unrepresented)
    • Executive Committee (ASEC) consists of 9 members (meets weekly)

John Lease, Secretary University Staff

  • <4000 staff on campus (lower numbers since TTC)
  • Promote shared governance
  • Meet the 3rd Monday of the month (in Bascom Hall)
  • Largest group is the Congress; public comments at meetings; 1-year terms; 6 committees
  • Vice Chancellor attends
  • CASI not a supported group for members to attend and be paid as part of their job

Nola Walker, ASEC Liaison

  • New liaison; works for library system on campus


Committee Updates:

Planning/Tending – talking about processes and public meeting laws

Communication – no update; meetings set for Monday prior to CASI meetings at 10am via Teams

Recognition/Retention – Proposed Fall Event: CASI Meet & Great October 12 8:30am-10:30am in the Cheney Room (Bagels & Coffee); approved by CASI, needs to go to Dean for approval


Jacob Hahn with the Office of Strategic Consulting will lead October meeting


Other updates:

Eloqua for newsletters (Mary F doing the training; Beth Johnson in COE Communications currently uses)


Next Meeting – Date: October 4, 2023 from 10:15?11:45am (location Mechanical Engineering Room 2180 or Teams)