Academic Council

You’re Invited

Every RBCC faculty member is invited to the Academic Council meeting that is scheduled for the first Tuesday of every month at 3:30 p.m. The lead faculty member of every department should have a preliminary agenda a few days prior to each meeting.

Academic Council – Purpose

  • Provides a forum for exchanging ideas and communicating with faculty and administrators about faculty interests, issues and needs
  • Creates an atmosphere that supports the institutional, academic and professional needs and aspirations of the students and faculty members of the college
  • Confers with administration in decisions involving faculty policies and instruction
  • Supports professional growth of faculty members in a stimulating environment
  • Ensures that the faculty is represented on relevant committees
  • Oversees all budget requests in support of the ENMU-Ruidoso Academic Council committees
  • Receives and reviews reports of the standing committees of the Academic Council
  • Creates ad hoc committees as needed
  • Coordinates faculty professional development activities


Academic Council Minutes:

Meeting minutes are available through the Office of Student Learning.