Middle States Accreditation Process 2008-2010
Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Working Groups

Overall Mission, Institutional Effectiveness and Integrity

Co-Chairs:        Mary Gorman Hetherington, President’s Office
                         Paula Berggren, English Dept., Weissman School

 Members:         Arthur Downing, Library/BCTC
                          Donald Vredenburgh, Management Dept., Zicklin School
                          Glenn Petersen, Sociology & Anthropology Dept.
                               Weissman School

                          Dan Williams, School of Public Affairs
                          Rezwana Hoque, Undergraduate Student Government
                          Jonah Cooperman, Graduate Student Assembly

Planning, Governance and Resources

Co-Chairs:         Johanna D’Aleo, Office of the Vice President for
                               Administration and Finance
                          Stan Altman, School of Public Affairs

Members            Boo Choi, Weissman Dean’s Office
                          Corlisse Thomas, Student Development &Counseling
                          Mary Finnen, Office of the Vice President for 
                               Administration & Finance
                          Joseph Onochie, Economics and Finance Dept. Zicklin
                               School
                          Paul Firstenberg, School of Public Affairs
                          Student representative
                          Student alternate

Student Recruitment, Retention and Support

Co-Chairs:         Sharon Ricks, Center for Academic Advisement
                          Ann Brandwein, Statistics CIS, Zicklin School

 Members:         Carol Morgan, Student Academic Counseling Center
                          Glenn Albright, Psychology Dept. Weissman School
                          Michael Lovaglio, School of Public Affairs
                          Tom Lo, Graduate Admissions
                          Carl Aylman, Office of Student Life        
                          Maria DiMeo Calvelli, Law Dept. Zicklin School
                          Student representative
                          Student alternate

Faculty

Co-Chairs:         David Birdsell, School of Public Affairs
                         Cynthia Whittaker, History Dept. Weissman School

Members:          Ted Joyce, Economics & Finance Dept. Zicklin School
                          Mary McGlynn, English Dept. Weissman School
                          Debbie Kaminer, Law Dept. Zicklin School
                          Student representative
                          Student alternate

 Development and Assessment of Educational Programs

Co-Chairs:         Dennis Slavin, Provost’s Office
                          Valerie Watnick, Law Dept., Zicklin

Members:           Rita Ormsby, Newman Library
                           Phyllis Zadra, Zicklin Dean ’s Office
                           Myung-Soo Lee, Zicklin Dean ’s Office
                           Ann Ruecker, School of Public Affairs
                           Gary Hentzi, Weissman Dean ’s Office
                           Ann Clarkson, Continuing and Professional Studies
                                (CAPS)
                           Student representative
                           Student alternate