Under general policies determined by the SUNY Board of Trustees, the College Council reviews all major plans of the College which are generally defined to include, among others, plans for appraisal or improvement of faculty and other personnel; expansion of institutional plants; and appraisal or improvement of student activities and housing.
Additionally, the College Council passes regulations governing the care, custody, and management of lands, grounds, buildings, and equipment; reviews budget requests; fosters the development of citizen advisory committees; names buildings; passes regulations governing the conduct and behavior of students; prescribes, submits and exercises supervision over student housing and safety; recommends to the Board of Trustees candidates for appointment as President of the College; and performs such other duties as may be authorized or required by the Board of Trustees.
The current members of the Old Westbury College Council are:
- Dr. Gary I. Wadler, Chair
- Ms. Melissa Archbold
- Dr. Debra Handel
- Mr. William A. Hohauser
- Mr. Edward Ihne
- Ms. Cania Infante
- Dr. Mario B. Mignone
- Mr. Scott D. Reich
- Student Representative
The College Council of SUNY College at Old Westbury meets four times a year. All meetings of the College Council are open to the public and minutes of meetings are made available shortly after each meeting concludes.
The 2015-16 meeting schedule for the Old Westbury College Council is as follows:
- Friday, October 2, 2015
- Friday, December 4, 2015 (Meeting canceled on 12/3/15)
- Friday, February 26, 2016
- Friday, April 15, 2016
- Friday, June 3, 2016 (if needed)
All meetings will take place from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and will be held in the Student Union, Multipurpose Room C.
Meetings of the College Council in 2014-15 were held as follows:
- Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 (Meeting Minutes - PDF)
- Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 (Meeting Minutes - PDF)
- Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 (Meeting Minutes - PDF)
- Friday, April 17, 2015 (Meeting Minutes - PDF)
Meetings of the College Council in 2013-14 were held as follows: