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University of Rhode Island Faculty Senate

Faculty Senate Legislation 2008-09

Bills

Following are Faculty Senate Bills approved during the current academic year:

#08-09-1 - Four Hundred and Sixty-Third  Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee. Approved by President Carothers on November 3, 2008.

#08-08-2
- University College and General Education Committee Report #08-09-1. Approved by President Carothers on November 3, 2008.

#08-09-3
- The Four Hundred Sixty-Fourth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee.  Approved by President Carothers on November 26, 2008.

#08-09-4
- Curricular Report No. 2008-09-3 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate. Approved by President Carothers on November 26, 2008.

#08-09-5
- Curricular Report No. 2007-08-7A from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate: Proposal for a Doctor of Nursing Practice. Approved by President Carothers on November 26, 2008.  Requires approval by the Board of Governors. (Approved by the Board of Governors on June 29, 2009.)

#08-09-6 - University College and General Education Committee Report #08-09-2. Approved by President Carothers on November 26, 2008.

#08-09-7 - The Four Hundred Sixty-Fifth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee.  Approved by President Carothers on January 13, 2009.

#08-09-8 - Curricular Report No. 2008-09-4 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate. Approved by President Carothers on January 13, 2009.  

#08-09-9 - The Four Hundred Sixty-Sixth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee.  Approved by President Carothers on February 25, 2009.

#08-09-10 - The Four Hundred Sixty-Seventh Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee.  Approved by President Carothers on February 25, 2009.

#08-09-11 - Curricular Report No. 2008-09-5 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate. Approved by President Carothers on February 25, 2009.

#08-09-12 - Curricular Report No. 2008-09-6 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate. Approved by President Carothers on February 25, 2009.

#08-09-13 - Academic Standards and Calendar Committee Report #2008-09-1: Add Period. Approved by President Carothers on February 25, 2009.

#08-09-14 - Recommendation of the Athletics Advisory Board on Membership. Approved by President Carothers on February 25, 2009.

#08-09-15 - The Four Hundred Sixty-Eighth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee. Approved by President Carothers on April 17, 2009. Portions require approval by the Board of Governors. (Portions approved by the Board of Governors on June 29, 2009.)
 

 08-09-16 - The Four Hundred Sixty-Ninth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee:  Proposal for a B. S. Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences. Approved by President Carothers on April 8, 2009.  Requires approval by the Board of Governors. (Approved by the Board of Governors on May 11, 2009.)


#08-09-17 - Curricular Report No. 2008-09-7 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate. Approved by President Carothers on April 8, 2009.


#08-09-18 - University College and General Education Committee Report #2008-09-3. Approved by President Carothers on April 8, 2009.


#08-09-19 - Academic Standards and Calendar Committee Report #2008-09-2.  Approved by President Carothers on April 8, 2009.


#08-09-20 - Annual Report of the Teaching Effectiveness Committee: Recommendation on Academic Advising. Approved by President Carothers on April 8, 2009.

#08-09-21 - The Four Hundred Seventieth Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee.  Approved by President Carothers on May 14. 2009.

#08-09-22 - Curricular Report No. 2008-09-8 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate.  Approved by President Carothers on May 14, 2009.

#08-09-23 - University College and General Education Committee Report #2008-09-4.  Approved by President Carothers on May 14, 2009.

#08-09-24 - The Four Hundred Seventy-First Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee.  Approved by President Carothers on June 4, 2009.  Portions require approval by the Board of Governors. (Portions approved by the Board of Governors August 17, 2009)

#08-09-25 - Curricular Report No. 2008-09-8A from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate: Accelerated BS-MS Degrees in Engineering.  Approved by President Carothers on June 4, 2009.  Requires approval by the Board of Governors. (Approved by the Board of Governors August 17, 2009)

#08-09-26 - Curricular Report No. 2008-09-9 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate.  Approved by President Carothers on June 4, 2009.

#08-09-27 - Academic Standards and Calendar Committee Report #2008-09-3: Summer Session 2010.  Approved by President Carothers on June 4, 2009.

Resolutions

# 08-09-1 - Expression of Support for Equity and Fairness for the URI Part-Time Faculty United (AAUP).  Returned by President Carothers with the following note: As this is a matter of collective bargaining, it is a matter outside the purview of the Faculty Senate. 


#08-09-2 - Expression of Continued Support for 2007-H5230 and its Reintroduction for 2009.  Supported by President Carothers on November 26, 2008.

#08-09-3 - Expression of Support for H5353.  Supported by President Carothers on April 8, 2009. 


#08-09-4 - Establishment of an Ad Hoc Committee to Collaborate with the Administration on the Site of the Proposed Research Park.  Supported by President Carothers on April 13, 2009.

#08-09-5 - Establishment of an Ad Hoc Committee to Review Priorities for the Character and Facilities of the Research Park. Supported by President Carothers on April 8. 2009.


#08-09-6 - Urgent Priority for Library Funding.  Supported by President Carothers on May 14, 2009.

#08-09-7 - Support for Inclusion of the University Library in the Strategic Plan.  Supported by President Carothers on May 14, 2009.

#08-09-8 - Support for Periodic Review of URI's Research Classification and the Adequacy of Libary Funding.  Supported by President Carothers on May 14, 2009.

#08-09-9 - Expression of Admiration and Appreciation for President Robert L. Carothers. Supported by President Carothers on June 4, 2009.

#08-09-10
- Support for the Conclusions of the Ad Hoc Committee on the Site of the Research Park. Returned by President Carothers with explanation. (http://www.uri.edu/facsen/R10_RLC.pdf)

#08-09-11 - Expression of Appreciate to Celest Martin, Chairperson of the Faculty Senate for 2008-09.  Supported by President Carothers on June 4, 2009.