Summer Reading Advisory Committee - Retired

Last Updated:   6/14/2022

Contact Name

Rhonda Todd, Administrative Coordinator for the Dean of Undergraduate Studies


The Summer Reading Advisory Committee recommends to the Provost and the President of the University one or more selections of a book for the Freshman Summer Reading Program, as well as suggesting related themes for that year's Presidential Colloquium. The Provost and the President of the University have final approval authority for the book to be selected.

This committee is authorized and described in the Clemson University Faculty Manual. Changes to its description or composition should be initiated with the current President of the Faculty Senate.

Membership Composition

The Dean of Undergraduate Studies serves as nonvoting chair.

Membership Composition - Summer Reading Advisory Committee
Seat Type Quantity Term Length Date of Term Initiation Seat Filling Mechanism Voting or Non-Voting Other Factors
Director of First Year Composition 1 By position Voting  
Director of the Presidential Colloquium Series 1 By position Voting  
Undergraduate Student 1 Nominated annually by the President of the Undergraduate Student Senate and appointed by the Dean of Undergraduate Studies Voting  
Regular Faculty Member (One per college and the libraries) 8 Elected by the faculty accorded voting rights in each college Voting  
Director of the Freshman Academic Programs 1 By position Non-voting  
Staff Member 1 By position Non-voting  
Associate Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies 1 By position Non-voting  

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