September 8, 2016 Senate Meeting Materials

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 Ohio State University

  3. Provost’s report on Accreditation and Mission Statement

    Bruce McPheron, Executive Vice President and Provost

  4. 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

  5. Old Business

  6. New Business

  7. Announcements

  8. Adjourn