March 9, 2017 University Senate Meeting Agenda and Materials

The University Senate will convene at 3:30 PM, Thursday, March 9, 2017 in Saxbe Auditorium, located in Drinko Hall.

Senior Vice President and Provost Bruce McPheron’s annual “State of the Academic Affairs” address will immediately follow the conclusion of the Senate business meeting. The Steering Committee estimates the combined meeting, address, and subsequent Q & A period will take 70 minutes.


1. Secretary’s Report #356
   Tim Gerber, University Senate Secretary

2. Proposal to Approve Changes to the University Faculty Rules
   Stefan Niewiesk, Chair, Rules Committee

3335-5-48.6 Council on enrollment and student progress.

3. Undergraduate Student Government Textbook Affordability Proposal
   Sam Whipple, Senior Delegate to University Senate, USG

4. Old Business
5. New Business
6. Announcements
7. Adjourn