Western Kentucky University

University Senate Meeting Agenda

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University Senate Meeting
Thursday, March 21, 2013 -- 3:45 p.m.
Faculty House


 

Copy of Agenda

A.    Approve February Minutes
B.    Reports:
  1. Chair – Mac McKerral
  2. Vice Chair – Jennifer Hanley
  3. Coalition of Senate and Faculty Leadership for Higher Education Representative – Molly Kerby
  4. Advisory:
    a. President Gary Ransdell: remarks on the budget
    b.  Faculty Regent – Patricia Minter
    b.  Provost – Gordon Emslie
    c.  SGA President – Cory Dodds
C.    Standing Committee Reports and Recommendations
  1. Graduate Council: (Report Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  2. UCC: (Report Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  3. Academic Quality: (Report Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  4. Faculty Welfare : No Report
  5. General Education: No Report
D.    Old Business
F.    New Business:
  1. Academic Program Review (Posted: Endorsed as amended by SEC)
  2. Evaluation of Faculty Credentials (Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  3. Clinical Track Faculty (Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  4. Evaluation-Orientation of Student Teaching Assistants (Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  5. WKU Mission Statement (Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  6. Handbook Committee: Amendment-Continuance Committee (Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  7. Handbook Committee: Amendment-Continuance Dates (Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  8. Handbook Committee: Amendment-Non-Continuance/Non-Tenure Date (Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  9. Handbook Committee: Amendment-Tenure at Appointment (Posted: Endorsed by SEC)
  10. Resolution of the Faculty Senate in Defense of Public Access to Affordable Higher Education (Posted)
G.   Information items:
  1. SGA endorsement of Evaluation-Orientation of Student Teaching Assistants (Posted)
  2. Handbook Committee Memo (Posted)
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