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Faculty Senate » Thursday, March 11, 2010

FACULTY SENATE AGENDA

  • Thursday, March 11, 2010
  • 3:00-5:00 PM
  • 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 ITEMS


  • SPECIAL REPORTS
    • Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics Report
      Jeff Hale, COIA representative, will report on the January annual meeting.

    • University Accreditation Report
      Chris Bell, Chair of the OSU Accreditation Steering Committee, will provide a brief overview of the accreditation process that will include the full campus community in the coming year. In April 2011, OSU will be visited by an evaluation team sent by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities to examine our university and determine whether we are to be re-accredited.


  • COMMITTEE REPORTS
    • Baccalaureate Core Ad Hoc Review Committee
      Bill Bogley and Milo Koretsky will provide a brief update on public comment opportunities related to proposed revisions to the Baccalaureate Core and encourage everyone to participate fully during the current input phase.


  • INTERINSTITUTIONAL FACULTY SENATE REPORT
    Joan Gross, IFS Senator, will provide a brief recap of the March IFS meeting.


  • INFORMATION ITEMS
    • Baccalaureate Core Ad Hoc Review Committee
      A draft proposal for revisions to the Baccalaureate Core is available in its entirety here. Opportunities for public discussion within colleges and in campus-wide groups will be ongoing through a comment period ending April 9. Please watch for these sessions and come prepared to share your ideas and suggestions regarding the proposal. After the comment period, the committee will refine the proposal and present it for discussion at the May 2010 meeting of the Faculty Senate. A vote is anticipated at the June 2010 meeting.
      Individuals are also invited to provide written comments and feedback via the comments form here .

    • State of the Budget
      Information related to OSU's State of the Budget is online here.

    • Divisional Alignment Forums The all division forum scheduled for March 9 has been postponed to April 29 from 9:30-11:30 in the MU Journey Room. Previous forums were recorded and are available here.


  • REPORT FROM AND DIALOG WITH THE PROVOST
    Sabah Randhawa, Provost & Executive Vice President


  • REPORT FROM AND DIALOG WITH THE FACULTY SENATE PRESIDENT
    President Leslie Burns


  • NEW BUSINESS

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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