September 7, 2017 Senate Meeting Materials

Senate Meeting September 7, 2017

The University Senate will convene at 3:30 PM, Thursday, September 7, in Saxbe Auditorium, located in Drinko Hall. The Senate business meeting will be followed immediately by a senate orientation and then a reception in the adjacent Lou's Cafe. The Steering Committee estimates the combined meeting, faculty and student leader introductions, and reception will take 90 minutes.


  1. Secretary’s Report #359

    Ben Givens, University Senate Secretary

  2. President’s Introduction to AY 16-17

    Michael V. Drake, President of Ohio State University

  3. Report on the class of incoming students, class of 2020

    Dolan Evanovich, Vice President for Strategic Enrollment Planning

    Vern Granger, Director of Admissions

  4. Provost’s report on Accreditation and Mission Statement

    Bruce McPheron, Executive Vice President and Provost

  5. Proposals for Senate action from the Council on Academic Affairs (10 min)

    John Buford, Chair, CAA

    1. Master of Arts in Medical Humanities & Social Sciences

    2. Master of Respiratory Therapy

  6. Old Business

  7. New Business

  8. Announcements

  9. Adjourn