June 7, 2012 Senate Meeting Materials

Senate Meeting June 7, 2012

The University Senate will convene in regular session at 3:00PM, Thursday, June 7th in 130 Drinko Hall.


  1. Secretary’s Report

  2. Report from Secretary of the Senate

    Tim Gerber, Secretary of the Senate

  3. Proposals for Senate Action from the Council on Academic Affairs

    Kay Wolf, Chair, Council on Academic Affairs

    1. Proposed creation of the Institute for Population Studies

    2. Name Change: Department/PhD Art Education to Arts Administration, Education, and Policy

    3. Deactivate/Withdraw degree programs for semesters

  4. Proposals to Approve Changes to the University Faculty Rules

    Jeff Ford, Chair, Council on Academic Affairs

    1. Committee on academic freedom and responsibility

    2. The Ohio union council/ University Recreational Sports Committee

    3. Fiscal committee

    4. Dean for undergraduate education

  5. Department of Athletics Update

    John Davidson, Athletic Council Chair

    Gene Smith, Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics

  6. Student Government Year-End Reports

    1. Outgoing USG President Nick Messenger

    2. Outgoing CGS President Vijay Gadepally

    3. Outgoing IPC President Megan Conroy

  7. Faculty Council Year-End Report

    Jim Rathman, Outgoing Faculty Council Chair

  8. Parking Discussion and Recommendations

  9. New Business

  10. Old Business

  11. Announcements

  12. Adjourn