Email regarding UC Davis Academic Senate Special Committee re: Pepper Spray

Posting for anyone interested (email from Linda Bisson – Chair of UC Davis Academic Senate)

Dear Colleagues:

There was an issue with the set up of the email address for the Special Committee that has now been corrected by IT. If you sent an email to the committee prior to Wednesday December 21st,  we request that you send it again. Sorry for the inconvenience.


 *original message*
Dear Colleagues,

During an emergency teleconference meeting, on November 20, 2011, the Davis Division Executive Council approved formation of a Special Committee to review the incident in which protestors were pepper sprayed on November 18, 2011. The Executive Council Special Committee on the November 18th Incident has been appointed.   The charge and membership are available on the Academic Senate website:  If you wish to provide the Special Committee information, please forward an e-mail message to:  I anticipate receipt of the report from this committee in February 2012.  

Linda F. Bisson, Chair
Davis Division of the Academic Senate

Author: Jonathan Eisen

I am an evolutionary biologist and a Professor at U. C. Davis. (see my lab site here). My research focuses on the origin of novelty (how new processes and functions originate). To study this I focus on sequencing and analyzing genomes of organisms, especially microbes and using phylogenomic analysis

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