Resolution Reaffirming the Importance of Graduate Programs and Access to Those Programs

Resolved: That the Academic Senate of Sonoma State University reaffirm the importance of graduate programs to the campus and the importance to graduate programs of providing access to students of limited financial means as expressed in its resolution of April 12, 2012.

Resolved: That the Academic Senate of Sonoma State University encourage the Board of Trustees to continue the State University Grant program for graduate students at its current level.

Resolved: That the Academic Senate send a copy of this resolution and the resolution of April 12, 2012, to the campus Academic Senates, the statewide Academic Senate, the Chancellor, Chancellor-designee White, Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer Ephraim P. Smith, and the Board of Trustees.

Unanimously approved by the Senate 12/13/12