Policies and Guidelines

Image of associate dean James Cousins addressing congerss attendees.

James Cousins, associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

The policies and guidelines for the International Congress on Medieval Studies, hosted by Western Michigan University's Medieval Institute, include both University policies and policies and guidelines developed by the Program Committee, often in consultation with the Board of the Medieval Institute.

  • Policies concerning diversity and inclusion, papers, participation and sessions
  • Guidelines concerning professional respect, for the responsible use of social media and for presiding over congress sessions