Resolution Honoring Gary Hammerstrom

Resolution Number: RF98-162
September, 1998

RESOLUTION HONORING

GARY HAMMERSTROM

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At its meeting of October 6, 1998, the Academic Senate of San Francisco State University approved unanimously the attached Resolution Honoring Gary Hammerstrom.

WHEREAS

Professor Gary A. Hammerstrom served with extraordinary effectiveness as a SFSU faculty representative to the CSU Statewide Academic Senate from the Fall of 1991 until the Fall of 1998, including service as a member of the Senate’s Executive Committee. And

WHEREAS

Professor Hammerstrom served as a highly effective voice for faculty as a member of the Cornerstones Task Force in 1996 and 1997, and

WHEREAS

Professor Hammerstrom served as faculty co-chair of the CSU Institute for Teaching and Learning, and

WHEREAS

Professor Hammerstrom also provided superior leadership on this campus as Chair of the Academic Senate from 1992 to 1994, and

WHEREAS

Professor Hammerstrom has represented the faculty admirably through his excellent judgment, political savvy, and leadership skills; and

WHEREAS

Professor Hammerstrom has now been chosen to serve as the Acting Assistant Vice-Chancellor of Academic Affairs of the CSU, therefore be it

RESOLVED

That the Academic Senate commend Professor Gary Hammerstrom for his superior work as an SFSU faculty leader, and as a significant and effective voice for faculty as a member of the Statewide Academic Senate, through his work as a member of the Cornerstones Task Force, and as co-chair of the CSU Institute for Teaching and Learning, and be it further

RESOLVED

That the Academic Senate extend its appreciation to Professor Hammerstrom for giving so generously of his time in serving the faculty; and be it further

RESOLVED

That the Academic Senate encourage Professor Hammerstrom to continue to offer his experience and wisdom to his colleagues throughout the California State University system, and especially to San Francisco State University.