Governance Retreat Planning Work Group (GRPWG) Report

given at the Monday, April 19, 2010 and Friday April 23, 2010 University Senate Meetings

submitted by Karynne Kleine


The Governance Retreat is scheduled for Wednesday, August 11, 2010 and is an all-day retreat scheduled from 9:00ish to 4:00ish.  The Governance Retreat Planning Work Group requests the following information from you to inform its planning of this event.








Senate term status:       Outgoing                   Incoming                   Continuing


The Governance Retreat will be held from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Wed., 11 Aug 2010 at GCSU’s West Campus Center.  This is the Wednesday prior to the start of the Fall 2010 semester. Do you plan to attend the annual Governance Retreat?      YES         NO


Decisions about food have not been finalized.  To ensure that there will be food that you can enjoy do you have any dietary needs, such as allergies or common foods that you require, of which the Governance Retreat Planning Work Group should be aware?             YES             NO             If yes, please specify:                                                            


What is your first choice for beverages?   Water     Coffee     Sweet tea     Soda       Diet soda     Other (specify)                                                                                             


The Governance Retreat has several important aims, one of which is to help members of the U. S. cohere. If there is an opportunity for socializing at the end of the day (3-4 PM) to foster this aim will you likely participate?  YES    NO    Depends on my mood then


We appreciate your thoughtful responses!

Your Governance Retreat Planning Work Group