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Professor office hours requirement reduced

Faculty Personnel Policies and Procedures revisions have limited the minimum requirement for office hours, such shown from Timothy Sistrunk, Chair of Faculty and Student Policies Committee. Photo credit: Carly Plemons

Carly Plemons

September 28, 2015

Chico State’s Faculty Personnel Policies and Procedures (FPPP) have been revised resulting in the reduction of the required office hours for professors from five to four hours minimum of availability per week. This is due to the inequity between full-time faculty and lecturers. Previously, full-time faculty wer...

Take time to talk with teachers

Take time to talk with teachers

Julianna Eveland

September 22, 2014

Most teachers note at the beginning of the semester that students are welcome to visit with them whenever they want. At the beginning of the semester, this isn't usually on a high-priority list for most students. "Nothing's due so far," and, "it's the first few weeks of school," are the typic...

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