1. Carleton University Scenario Planning (CUSP) Working Group
  2. Working Group Composition
  3. Reports and Recommendations
  4. Planning for Fall 2021

NOTE: The Carleton University Scenario Planning (CUSP) Working Group is no longer active. Questions concerning previous CUSP reports can be directed to the Office of the Provost and Vice-President (Academic).

Carleton University Scenario Planning (CUSP) Working Group

Reporting to the Provost and Vice-President (Academic) and the President and Vice-Chancellor, the Carleton University Scenario Planning (CUSP) Working Group is tasked with examining options for continued successful academic operations in light of the public health crisis.

Working Group Composition

  • Catherine Khordoc, Deputy Provost (Academic Operations and Planning) – Chair
  • Benoit-Antoine Bacon, President and Vice-Chancellor (Ex officio)
  • Jerry Tomberlin, Provost and Vice-President (Academic) (Ex officio)
  • Maria DeRosa, Interim Dean of the Faculty of Science
  • Pauline Rankin, Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Patrice Smith, Dean of the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs
  • Sandra Crocker, AVP Strategic Initiatives and Operations (Research)
  • David Hornsby, AVP (Teaching and Learning)
  • Janice O’Farrell, AVP (Enrolment Management)
  • Bruce Winer, AVP (Institutional Research and Planning)
  • Kim Hellemans, COU Academic Colleague
  • Jamie Carmichael, Associate Registrar, Scheduling and Systems
  • Angela Marcotte, Controller, Financial Services
  • Justin Mihalic, Planning Manager, Office of the Deputy Provost

Reports and Recommendations

Planning for Fall 2021

The CUSP Working Group is consulting with the following groups as part of its mandate to consider all options for a successful Fall 2021 term in light of the current public health crisis.

  • March 22: COVID-19 Steering Committee
  • March 23: COVID-19 Operations Committee
  • March 24: CUASA JCAA
  • March 24: Undergraduate Affairs
  • March 25: Academic Heads Roundtable
  • March 25: OVPSE Managers and Directors
  • March 26: Senate (consultation)
  • March 29: Sprott Faculty Board
  • March 30: Student Government Leaders
  • March 30: PSAC 77000
  • March 31: CUPE 4600
  • April 1: CUPE 2424
  • April 1: OVPFA Leaders
  • April 1: Departmental Administrators’ Round Table
  • April 21: Board Exec
  • April 29: Board of Governors
  • April 30: Senate