a breakout or workshopformat could enhance exploring opportunities for interdepartmentalcollaboration.
The meetings will provide adialogue forum for chairs to talk among themselves and with otheradministrators about common operational issues, policies,practices, accountability, among other topics and aboutstrategies which individual chairs have discovered for dealing withissues.
Presentations by chairs on activities or operationalprocedures they use for addressing these issues will be a regularpart of these meetings.
This activity can encouragecross-fertilizing useful ideas for department operation anddevelopment among all departments on campus.
This review will be based on clear objectives andoutcomes which fulfill the mission statement.