FACULTY SENATE AGENDA
Thursday, March 11, 2004
Construction & Engineering Hall
LaSells Stewart Center
The agenda for the March Senate meeting
will include the reports and other items of business listed below.
- ACTION ITEM
I Proposal - Water Resources
The Category I proposal for the Initiation of a New Graduate Instructional Program in
Water Resources will be presented for approval.
- DISCUSSION ITEM
- Student Issues
Andy Saultz, ASOSU President, will discuss the Voter Registration
Initiative, a web survey for professors regarding the issue of high
cost of textbooks and will answer questions related to student issues.
- REPORT FROM AND DIALOG WITH THE PROVOST
Tim White, Provost & Executive Vice President
- SPECIAL REPORTS
- Interinstitutional Faculty Senate Recap
Dan Edge, senior IFS Senator, will recap the February IFS meeting.
- Follow-Up Policy for Category I Proposals
Vice Provost Sabah Randhawa will outline the new follow-up policy for Category I
- INFORMATION ITEMS
- Awards Deadline
The nomination deadline for the following awards is April 7, 2004:
Richard M. Bressler Senior
Faculty Teaching Award
D. Curtis Mumford Faculty Service
OSU Alumni Association Distinguished
OSU Extended Education Faculty
OSU Faculty Teaching Excellence
OSU Professional Faculty Excellence
Outstanding Faculty Research Assistant
Dar Reese Excellence in Advising
Elizabeth P. Ritchie Distinguished
The criteria and nomination form for each award, as well as other
awards presented at University Day, can be found on the web in an
Awards Summary Table.
- Apportionment Issues
The February agenda indicated there would be a discussion in March
regarding the recommendation that a separate Library apportionment
unit be restored and that the faculty in Information Services return
to the Associated apportionment unit. The Bylaws and Nominations
Committee is still working on this request and it will soon come
to the Senate for discussion.
- REPORT FROM AND DIALOG WITH THE FACULTY SENATE PRESIDENT
President Stella Coakley
IN ORDER TO PROPERLY RECORD MINUTES OF THE SENATE MEETING,
ALL SENATORS ARE REMINDED TO IDENTIFY THEMSELVES
AND THEIR SENATE AFFILIATION WHEN RISING TO SPEAK.
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