Communications from the Vice President

Letters and Memos from Dr. Shane C. Burgess

PowerPoints, Videos and Recordings of Dr. Burgess' Presentations

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  • Dial-the-Dean, March 1, 2021 (guests: Darin Knapp and Ryan Daily/grief, loss and trauma of pandemic, stress, seeking treatment for mental health)  
  • Dial-the-Dean, February 12, 2021 (guests: Darin Knapp and Ryan Daily/student mental health, telehealth counseling, QPR training)  
  • Dial-the-Dean, January 29, 2021 (guests: ALVSCE Staff Council Organizing Committee and KC Armenta/future plans, shared governance, resources for staff on Compass and other websites) 
  • Dial-the-Dean, November 20, 2019 (guests: Dave Baltrus, Parker Antin, Jeffrey Ratje and Mike Staten/UCAP, budgets, RCM reserve, processes for hiring proposals and TA allocation) -- We ran out of time for all the Faculty Council's questions during the November 20 program. Linked here are: