RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF SEAWOLF COMMITMENT

Resolved:  That the Sonoma State University (SSU) Academic Senate strongly and actively support the Seawolf Commitment that calls for the university community to commit to the highest ethical standards in behavior and treatment of others; and be it further

Resolved:  That the SSU Academic Senate urge all members of the university community to integrate the Commitment to Integrity, Respect, Excellence and Responsibility into every aspect of academic and co-curricular life as part of the foundation for the unique identity and campus culture of SSU; and be it further

Resolved:  That the SSU Academic Senate thank the students and staff who created the Commitment as a means to foster the advancement of civility, diversity and equity on campus; and be it further

Resolved:  That this resolution be distributed to:  SSU President, Interim Provost, Vice Presidents, Associated Students, Inc. and all students, faculty and staff.

 

Sources

Full text of Seawolf Commitment, http://sonoma.edu/seawolfcommitment/index.html “About  Seawolf  Commitment,”  http://sonoma.edu/seawolfcommitment/about/index.html

Seawolf  Commitment

As a Seawolf, I Commit Myself to the Highest Ethical Standards

Integrity I will conduct myself with INTEGRITY in my dealings with students, staff, and faculty

Respect I will RESPECT the rights and dignity of others

Excellence I will strive for EXCELLENCE in my academic work and relationships

Responsibility I have the RESPONSIBILITY to conduct myself as an ethical member of my community.