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Working groups that help direct classroom and teaching resources and administer policy changes and implementation at Northwestern University.

Classroom Committee

The Classroom Committee was established by the Provost in January 2000 and charged with evaluating classroom use and quality, and recommending to the Provost and the Deans policies on classroom utilization, scheduling, physical improvements and priorities for assignment. Learn more.

Committee on Honorary Degrees

Each year, Honorary Degrees are awarded to a number of men and women of exceptional accomplishment. The faculty Committee on Honorary Degrees seeks nominations every spring and encourages submissions representing diverse disciplines and individuals. Learn more.

Council of Deans

The Council of Deans, chaired by the Provost, meets to discuss issues and policies that affect the administrative and academic operations of the University’s schools. Learn more

Policy Review Committee

The Northwestern Policy Review Committee is a standing committee of the University. Its role is to review, help ensure that new or revised University policies follow an approved format and process, and are approved by the respective University Officer. Learn more.