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(Last updated: 8/14/14)

University Committee on Athletics

Contact Person: (UNO Athletic Director)

POSITION

MEMBERS

FACULTY TERMS:
3 YRS

08/01 & 07/31.

Faculty (3): Adam Tyma 08/01/13 - 07/31/16 (R4095-a)
Randy Adkins 08/01/14 - 07/31/17 (R4149-a)
Dan Hawkins Abby Bjornsen (Fall 2014) 08/01/12 - 07/31/15 (R4043-a)
Administration(2): tba (CH)
tba (CH)
Staff (1): Chris Burns -
Students (2): tba (CH)
tba (SS)
Student Athletes (2 Women) tba (Athletics)
  tba (Athletics)
Student Athletes (2 Men) tba (Athletics)
tba (Athletics)
Alumnus (1): tba (CH)
Omaha Community At-Large Representative (1): tba (CH)
Ex-officio (3): Trev Alberts Director of Intercollegiate Athletics
tba Coordinator of Women's Athletics
tba NCAA Faculty Representative

Governance Documents:

Purpose: Be responsible for reviewing and recommending policies and procedures on matters pertaining to intercollegiate athletics. Committee shall have review of, but not necessarily limited to, the areas of schedules, awards, relationships with various constituencies, and the overall development of the intercollegiate athletics program at UNO. Committee shall advise the overall development of the intercollegiate athletics program at UNO. Committee shall advise the director of intercollegiate athletics and shall report its deliberations to the chancellor.

Membership: Nine members, of which three shall be faculty (two selected by the faculty senate, one selected by the chancellor), two administrators (selected by the chancellor), two students (one selected by the student senate, one selected by the chancellor), one alumnus (selected by the chancellor), and one representative of the community-at-large (selected by the chancellor). The director of intercollegiate athletics, the coordinator of women's athletics, and the NCAA faculty representative shall serve ex-officio, without vote.

Per Barbara Hewins-Maroney/Chancellor's office on 04/29/98: Membership changed to include two women athletes and two men athletes both selected by Athletics.

Resolutions

RESOLUTION: 9/2014

BE IT RESOLVED that the following faculty member go forward to temporarily replace Dan Hawkins on the University Committee on Athletics for Fall 2014:

Abby Bjornsen.


RESOLUTION 4149, 5/14/14: University Committees (a-j)  

BE IT RESOLVED , that the following be appointed to University Committees as designated:

a. University Committee on Athletics

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/14, through 07/31/17, to the University Committee on Athletics, to replace William Austin, whose term has expired:

Randy Adkins.


RESOLUTION 4095, 5/8/13: University Committees Resolution (a-j)

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following be appointed to University Committees as designated:

a. University Committee on Athletics  

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/13, through 07/31/16, to the University Committee on Athletics, to replace Randy Adkins, whose term has expired:

Adam Tyma.


RESOLUTION 4043, 5/9/2012 : University Committees (a-i):

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following be appointed to University Committees as designated:

a. University Committee on Athletics  

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/12, through 07/31/15, to the University Committee on Athletics, to replace Philip Nordness, whose term has expired:
  • Dan Hawkins.

RESOLUTION 3099, 5/11/11: University Committees Resolution (a-j)

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following be appointed to University Committees as designated:

a.      University Committee on Athletics  

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/11, through 07/31/14, to the University Committee on Athletics, to replace Scott Tarry, whose term has expired:

William Austin.


RESOLUTION 3036, 5/12/10 : University-Wide Committees

a.   University Committee on Athletics  

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/10, through 07/31/13, to the University Committee on Athletics:

Randy Adkins, to replace Bob Shuster.


Resolution 2978, 5/13/09: University-wide Committees

a. Athletics, University Committee on

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/09, through 07/31/12, to the University Committee on Athletics:

Philip Nordness, to replace Mark Scherer.


Resolution 2919, 5/14/2008: University Committees

a. Athletics, University Committee on

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/08, through 07/31/11, to the University Committee on Athletics:

Scott Tarry (to replace Chris Marshall).


Resolution 2867, 5/09/2007: University Committees
a. Athletics, University Committee on

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/07, through 07/31/10, to the University Committee on Athletics:

    Bob Shuster, (to replace David Ogden).


Resolution 2829, 5/10/06: University-wide Committees

a. Athletics, University Committee on

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/06, through 07/31/09, to the University Committee on Athletics:
Mark Scherer (to replace Hai-Feng Guo).

And the following name go forward to complete a term for Tej Adidam, who has resigned:

Dave Ogden (08/01/04 - 07/31/07).

Resolution 2797, 9/14/05 (University Committees):

b. University Committee on Athletics:

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/05, through 07/31/08, to the University Committee on Athletics:
Chris Marshall (to replace Leah Petron).

And the following name go forward to complete a term for Deborah Smith- Howell, who is now Asst V.C. for AA:

Hai-Feng Guo (08/01/03 - 07/31/06).


Resolution 2734, 05/05/04: University-wide Committees

B. University Committee on Athletics

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/04, through 07/31/07, to the University Committee on Athletics:

      Tej Adidam, (to replace Richard File).


Resolution 2681, 07/02/2003

A. University Committee on Athletics:

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/03, through 07/31/06, to the University Committee on Athletics:
Deborah Smith-Howell, (to replace Kent Kirwan).


Resolution 2648, 10/09/2002: University Committee on Athletics

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/02, through 07/31/05, to the University Committee on Athletics:

Leah Pietron (to replace Michael Stewart)

Resolution 2546 05/09/01: Committee on Rules

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/01, through 07/31/04, to the University Committee on Athletics:

Richard File (to replace Leah Pietron)

Resolution 2442, 04/12/00: Committee on Rules

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 08/01/00, through 07/31/03, to the University Committee on Athletics:

Kent Kirwan (to replace Otto Bauer)

Resolution 2372, 04/14/99: Committee on Rules

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from 07/01/99, through 06/30/2002, to the University Committee on Athletics to replace Ray Millimet:

Michael Stewart

Resolution 2346 10/14/98: Committee on Rules

BE IT RESOLVED, that the following name go forward as a three-year appointment from September 9, 1998, through June 30, 2001, to the University Committee on Athletics (position previously filled by chancellor):

Leah Pietron