All University Faculty and Administrative Staff, as defined by the personnel policies of the University, are members of the University Faculty and Administrative Flower and Gift Fund, having accepted group participation in the fund. Each member of the Faculty and Administrative Staff contributes to the fund annually. The contribution is deducted from the October payroll check.
NOTE: Administrative Officers, Academic Deans, Faculty Members, and Departmental Chairpersons are responsible for reporting illnesses, deaths, weddings, and "new arrivals" to the President's Office.
Flowers shall be sent when a member of the University Faculty or Administrative Staff - or spouse - is hospitalized. (Estimated amount: $35.00 amount varies for local or out-of-town delivery).
Either floral arrangement, memorial book or memorial scholarship contribution shall be given upon the death of the following:
Flowers - Floral arrangement shall be sent unless otherwise requested. (Estimated amount: $50.00).
Memorials Book - Upon request, an appropriate book shall be placed in the University Library. (Estimated amount: $50.00).
Memorial Scholarship Contribution - Upon request, a contribution shall be made to a University scholarship fund within the University. (Estimated amount: $50.00).
The Flower and Gift Fund Committee will consider action for occasions other than those listed on an individual basis when special instances arise. (Examples: State Officials, former Governors, etc.)
I.D. Cards for retired University employees will be paid for from the faculty fund.
Flower and Gift Fund Committee
*Faculty Representative, Chairperson (Dr. Barry Stein)
Vice President for Planning and Finance (Dr. Claire Stinson)
Director of Student Activities and Campus Life (Mr. Ed Boucher)
President's Office (Ms. Terri Taylor)
*Appointed by the University President to serve a two-year term.