University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Policy Name: Dismissal of Classes for Speakers, Concerts, and Similar Activities
Policy Number: LR 404.10
Effective Date: September 13, 2011
Dismissal of classes for speakers, concerts, and similar activities shall be at the discretion of each faculty member. Any announcement by the university or other sponsoring group that a lecture, concert, or other event will be given shall not be construed as requiring that classes be dismissed.
Exceptions to this policy, however, may be made by a majority vote at a meeting of the university Faculty Senate.
Source: UALR Faculty Handbook 2009-10