Senate Meeting - October 27, 2022

Senate Meeting October 27, 2022

The University Senate will convene at 3:30 PM, Thursday October 27, 2022 virtually via CarmenZoom. If anyone would like to attend, but not speak or participate, or require ADA accommodations please reach out to Megan Ferguson in the Senate office at for the zoom link. The Steering Committee estimates the meeting will take approximately 75 minutes.


  1. Proposal to Approve Secretary's Report #399

  2. Updates from the President

    Kristina Johnson, President of the University

  3. Proposal from the Council on Academic Affairs

    Rebecca Andridge, Chair, Council on Academic Affairs

    1. Proposal to establish a Master of Geographic Information Science and Technology degree program

    2. Proposal to revise the College of Optometry's Clinical Faculty Cap

    3. Proposal to change the name of the Institute for Materials Research

  4. Proposal from the Senate Rules Committee

    Sara Watson, Chair, Senate Rules Committee

    1. Proposal to update rule 3335-13-07 Rules governing faculty, staff, and student participation in companies commercializing university research

  5. Creating a Culture of Care: Student Advocacy Center

    Danny Glassmann, Dean of Students and Associate Vice President for Student Engagement and Support

    Jennifer Irwin, Assistant Director, Outreach and Training, Student Advocacy Center

  6. Old Business

  7. New Business

  8. Announcements

  9. Adjournment