Adult & Continuing Education Advisory Council - Advisory

A. Charge:

  • Advise the Director of Adult & Continuing Education and the Administration on how Adult & Continuing Education and the University can be responsive to the needs of adult learners, working professionals, and other non-traditional students;
  • Provide diverse perspectives representing various stakeholders within the service region;
  • Provide input as it relates to the planning, growth, and development of Adult & Continuing Education in keeping with the Extension Task Force recommendations.
  • The Adult & Continuing Education Advisory Council will meet two to four times per year as needed.

B. Chairmanship - to be determined at first meeting in 2011.

C. Formula for Term of Office - to be determined at first meeting in 2011.

D. The Director of Adult & Continuing Education will call the first meeting.

E. Composition: 6 IFO members (one from each college and 1 Non-teaching), 1 IFO from Graduate Studies;
1 COA, Director of Outreach and Continuing Education; 2 Adult Learners; 2 Business-Industry partners; 1 Community/Technical College Partner; 1 Adult Entry Program Advisor; 1 WSU-Rochester Campus Representative.  

2015-2016 Membership

  • 6 IFO   IFO members to be selected from the Faculty Adult & Continuing Education Oversight Committee: Vacant
  • 1 IFO from Graduate Studies: Vacant
  • 1 COA: Vacant
  • Director of Outreach and Continuing Education: Diane Dingfelder
  • 2 Adult Learners: 1. Vacant 2 Vacant
  • 2 Business-Industry Partners: 1. Vacant 2. Vacant
  • 1 Community/Technical College Partner: Vacant
  • 1 Adult Entry Program Advisor: Vacant
  • 1 WSU-Rochester Campus Representative: Vacant  

2014-2015 Membership

  • 6 IFO   IFO members to be selected from the Faculty Adult & Continuing Education Oversight Committee
  • 1 IFO from Graduate Studies: vacant
  • 1 COA: vacant
  • Director of Outreach and Continuing Education: Diane Dingfelder
  • 2 Adult Learners: 1. vacant 2 vacant
  • 2 Business-Industry Partners: 1. vacant 2. vacant
  • 1 Community/Technical College Partner: vacant
  • 1 Adult Entry Program Advisor: vacant
  • 1 WSU-Rochester Campus Representative: vacant

2012-2013 Membership

  • 6 IFO (one from each college): 1. Kathryn Ready (Business) 2. Diane Forsyth (Nursing & Health Sciences) 3. Mark Eriksen (Non-teaching) 4. vacant (Education) 5. vacant (Liberal Arts) 6. Sudharsan Iyengar (Science & Engineering)
  • 1 IFO from Graduate Studies: vacant
  • 1 COA: Carrie Brouse
  • Director of Adult & Continuing Education: Diane Dingfelder
  • 2 Adult Learners: 1. vacant 2 vacant
  • 2 Business-Industry Partners: 1. vacant 2. vacant
  • 1 Community/Technical College Partner: vacant
  • 1 Adult Entry Program Advisor: vacant
  • 1 WSU-Rochester Campus Representative: vacant