Meeting of the Faculty Senate, Thursday, November 19, 2015, Cherry Auditorium, Chester Kirk Building
A reception at the President’s House
sponsored by President David M. Dooley
will immediately follow the Meeting
1. Call to order at 3:00 PM.
2. Disposition of Minutes of the Meeting #2, October 15, 2015
3. REPORTS OF OFFICERS AND EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
A. Announcements – Senate Chairperson Rollo-Koster
B. Activities of the Executive Committee – Senate Vice Chairperson Welters Minutes of Executive Committee Meetings #11 – #14.
4. Status of Actions Forwarded to the President:
B. Status of Actions Forwarded to the President
Bill #15-16-6A The Five Hundred and Twenty-Sixth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee. Approved by the Faculty Senate on October 15, 2015.
Bill #15-16-6B The Five Hundred and Twenty-Sixth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee: Curriculum Changes. Approved by President Dooley on October 19, 2015.
Bill #15-16-7 General Education Committee Report #2015-16-3. Approved by the Faculty Senate on October 15, 2015.
Bill # 15-16-8 Academic Standards and Calendar Committee Report #2015-16-1. Approved by President Dooley on October 19, 2015.
Bill #15-16-9 Constitution, By-Laws, and University Manual Committee Report #2015-16-1. Approved by President Dooley on October 19, 2015.
5. REPORTS OF STANDING AND SPECIAL COMMITTEES
A. Report of the University Ombudsman – Professor Emerita Tyler and Professor Emeritus Killilea
B. Curricular Report No. 2015-16-1 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate – Associate Dean Rusnock
C. The Five Hundred and Twenty-Seventh Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee – Professor Owens
D. General Education Committee Report 2015-16-4: New General Education Courses – Professor Kinnie
F. Joint Committee on Academic Planning: Academic Strategic Plan 2016-2021 – Provost DeHayes and Senate Vice Chairperson Welters
A. State of The Budget Address to Faculty Senate – Vice President Valentino and Director Barrett
B. Merger of the School of Education with the College of Continuing Education – Dean Ciccomascolo
7. UNFINISHED BUSINESS
8. NEW BUSINESS