Senate News, August 17, 2020

University Senate met on August 17, 2020, via WebEx. New senators were welcomed. Several updates were given as well as discussion regarding a proposal for senate working sessions on off-weeks of Senate. This initiative is lead by Senator Tom Poetter (EDL). Senators continued discussion on the furlough policy and tabled the discussion of SR 20-05 indefinitely.

The following items were received on the Consent Calendar:

  1. Fiscal Priorities and Budget Planning Committee – Summer Report
  2. Fall Policies (Credit/No Credit and Incomplete Grades) 

The August 3, 2020, University Senate meeting minutes were approved.