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</o:shapelayout></xml><![endif]--></head><body lang=EN-US link=blue vlink=purple><div class=WordSection1><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><a name="_MailEndCompose"><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></a></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br><span style='color:#1F497D'>Sent on behalf of Madeleine Scott;</span><br><span style='color:#1F497D'>Please take the time to read the attachment before the meeting with the Dean on February 28<sup>th</sup> at 12:10 in Kantner 108</span><span style='color:#1F497D'><br>&nbsp;<br></span><br></span><b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>From:</span></b><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'> McWeeny, Charles <br><b>Sent:</b> Friday, February 18, 2011 8:53 AM<br><b>To:</b> Ball, Sharon<br><b>Subject:</b> please send to faculty and staff<br></span><br><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><span style='font-size:13.0pt'>Good Morning,<br></span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><span style='font-size:13.0pt'><br></span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><span style='font-size:13.0pt'>As you know last Spring I formed the Future of the College Committee whose charge was to help determine a new structure of the college that would help guide the College to an organizational model that articulated new opportunities for growth, collaboration, reorganization and interdisciplinarity, and &nbsp;was flexible and adaptable to changing realities. I have attached the summary paper from the committee that outlines the need for change and some recommendations that will help us redefine the college in the current environment. &nbsp;&nbsp;This document is the culmination of many months of discussions and deliberations by the committee. It represents the outcomes that the committee and I feel offers the best possibilities to maintain the high quality that has been at the core of the historical success of this college while providing a potential structure of the college for the future. &nbsp;<br></span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><span style='font-size:13.0pt'><br></span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><span style='font-size:13.0pt'>Although yesterday a meeting was scheduled (March 4) for the college<span style='color:#1F497D'>,</span> it appears that there are several school wide conflicts so I will be re-scheduling that meeting and will shortly announce another College-wide meeting to provide a forum to talk about this document, answer questions you might have and discuss next steps in the process. &nbsp;I hope you will take the time to familiarize yourself more thoroughly with the thoughts and determinations outlined in this document and I look forward to our meeting in the near future.<br></span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><span style='font-size:13.0pt'><br></span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><span style='font-size:13.0pt'>Sincerely,<br></span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><span style='font-size:13.0pt'><br></span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><span style='font-size:13.0pt'>Chuck<br></span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><br><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><br><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br></span><span style='font-size:13.0pt'>Chuck McWeeny <br>Dean<br>College of Fine Arts<br>Ohio University<br>Athens, OH<br>740-593-1809<br><a href="http://www.finearts.ohio.edu/">http://www.finearts.ohio.edu/</a><br></span><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><br><br>------ End of Forwarded Message</span><o:p></o:p></p></div></body></html>