University Senate action Feb. 26

On Monday, Feb. 26, University Senate heard reports from:
  • Gillian Oakenfull, Chair, Council for Undergraduate Curriculum
  • Jeff Carr, President, Graduate Student Association
  • Bob Applebaum, Chair, Athletic Policy Committee

Items received on the Senate consent calendar included:

  • Curriculum Report
  • CODI Minutes – December 1, 2017
  • Graduate Council Minutes – January 9, 2018
Minutes of the University Senate February 12, 2018, meeting were approved.

With the approval of the February 12, 2018 minutes, University Senate endorsed the following resolutions:

SR 18-03

February 12, 2018

BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED that University Senate endorse proposed revisions to the ByLaws of University Senate, 6.B.13.a, regarding Committee composition and membership of the University Honors Program Advisory Committee. The Ex-Officios will now include: the Directors of any divisional honors program, if not selected as representatives of their academic divisions; the Associate Director of the University Honors Program; and, the Director of the University Honors Program.

SR 18-04

February 12, 2018

BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED that University Senate endorse proposed revisions to the ByLaws of University Senate, 6.C.4.a, regarding Committee composition and membership of the Council on Diversity and Inclusion Committee. The revisions are: reduction of the number of representatives from the College of Liberal Arts and Applied Science from two to one; addition of a representative from the Division of Enrollment Management and Student Success; and, increasing the number of staff positions from five to seven to include the Director of Student Disability Services and the Regional Director of Diversity and Multicultural Services. 

SR 18-05

February 12, 2018

BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED that University Senate endorse proposed revisions to the ByLaws of University Senate, 6.C.7.a, regarding Committee composition and membership of the International Education Committee, to add a Graduate Student representative.