Senate Meeting - September 8, 2016

Senate Meeting September 8, 2016

The University Senate will convene at 3:30 PM, Thursday, September 8, 2016 in Saxbe Auditorium, located in Drinko Hall. The annual Senate Orientation will follow the business meeting adjournment, and a reception for all will commence immediately after the orientation in the adjacent Lou's Café. The Steering Committee estimates the Senate meeting will take 45 minutes and the orientation will take 30 minutes. The reception will begin at 4:45 pm.


  1. Secretary's Report #351

    Tim Gerber, University Senate Secretary

  2. President's Introduction to AY 16-17

    Michael V. Drake, President of The 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. Proposal for Senate action from the Council on Academic Affairs

    John Buford, Chair, CAA

    1. Masters of Arts in Medical Humanities and Social Sciences