University Planning Committee

Charge, spring 2019

The University Planning Committee (UPC) will continue its work on UM's mission and identity in spring 2019. Building on the themes for UM's Communities of Excellence articulated in spring 2018, the UPC will develop a process for convening and developing each Community of Excellence, helping them define their goals and outline how to attain them.

Committee members


Jon Harbor, Executive Vice President and Provost

Academic deans

Tom DeLuca, W.A. Franke College of Forestry and Conservation
Reed Humphrey, College of Health Professions and Biomedical Sciences
Jenny McNulty, College of Humanities and Sciences
Paul Kirgis, Blewett School of Law


Linda Barnes, Department of Health Professions
Ray Callaway, Division of Biological Sciences
H. Rafael Chacon, School of Art
Steve Schwarze, Department of Communication Studies
Matthew Semanoff, Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures, Faculty Senate chair
Megan Stark, Mansfield Library
Nadia White, School of Journalism


Rozlyn Hayley, EO/AA, Staff Senate
Charity Atteberry, Department of Teaching and Learning


Abbigail Belcher
Alex Butler, ASUM President
Jonathan Pierce


Scott Whittenburg, Vice President of Research and Creative Scholarship
Nathan Lindsay, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Hillary Stowell, Director of Academic Fiscal Affairs. ex officio



April 12, 2019

1-2 pm, UC 330

Agenda | Minutes

March 15, 2019

1-2 pm, UC 330

Agenda - Minutes

February 11, 2019

1-2 pm, UC 326

Agenda - Minutes

December 18, 2018

Agenda - Minutes