College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

College Academic Council

College Academic Council (CAC)

Assembly Liaison to the CAC

Chair: John Colombo

Admin Support: Rachel Schwien, (785) 864-1784,


According to the Bylaws of the College Assembly » (Article II.A), the College Academic Council (CAC) shall:

...act in the name of the CA unless the CA, as a whole, is called upon to decide a matter in question.  The CAC will set the dates of its meetings, which are scheduled currently to occur on the second Tuesday of each month in August, September, October, November, December, January, February, March, April, and May. The CAC may meet more or less frequently as the business of the College justifies.

Name Department Term Ends
Batza, Katie Women Gender & Sexuality Studies 2022
Bayer, Margaret Mathematics 2021
Brumberg, Jon Speech, Language, Hearing 2022
Cai, Zongwu Economics 2021
Bayliss, Robert  Alternate for Cotten-Spreckelmeyer, Antha Spanish & Portuguese 2022
Esfandiary, Rana Theatre 2023
Fehr, Anthony Molecular Biosciences 2023
Grund, Peter English 2023
Lascano, Marcy Philosophy 2023
Lundquist, Erik Molecular Biosciences 2023
Rowland, Robert Communication Studies 2022

Minutes & Meetings

Documentation of meetings of CAC (agendas and minutes from current academic year)

2020-2021 CAC meetings

Fall 2020 Semester

  • September 8
  • October 13
  • November 10
  • December 8

Spring 2021 Semester

  • January 19
  • February 9
  • March 9
  • April 13
  • May 11