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Scenes from Faculty Senate

University of Rhode Island Faculty Senate 

January 26, 2012

Regular Meeting of the Faculty Senate on Thursday, January 26, 2012 in the Cherry Auditorium, Chester Kirk Building

A reception at the University Club sponsored by Vice President Dougan will immediately follow the Meeting.

1. Call to order at 3:00 p.m.

2. Disposition of Minutes of Faculty Senate Meeting #4, December 15, 2011

3. REPORTS OF OFFICERS AND EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

A. Announcements -- Chairperson Eaton

Syllabus website

B. Activities of the Executive Committee (Minutes of Executive Committee Meetings #15, #16 and #17 http://www.uri.edu/facsen/about/committees/committees_2011-2012_meetings.html#FSEC)

-- Vice Chairperson Larsen

C. Recommendation of the Executive Committee:

That the Faculty Senate approve the membership of the Nominating Committee for Officers

of the 2012-13 Faculty Senate:

Senator Michael Honhart, Arts and Sciences
Senator Tom Husband, Environment and Life Sciences
Senator Leslie Mahler, Human Science and Services

(Compensation Agreement)

4. REPORT OF THE PRESIDENT - President Dooley

A. Status of Actions Forwarded to the President


#11-12--5 Curricular Report No. 2, 2011-2012 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate.
#11-12--6 The Four Hundred and Ninety-Second Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee.


B. Announcements

5. REPORTS OF STANDING AND SPECIAL COMMITTEES

A. Curricular Report No. 3, 2011-2012 from the Graduate Council to the Faculty Senate -- Dean Killingbeck

B. The Four Hundred and Ninety-Third Report of the Curricular Affairs Committee -- Professor Mundorf

C. Report #11-12-1 from the Academic Standards and Calendar Committee:

Academic Calendar through 2017-2018 - Professor Izenstark

D. Recommendations of the Athletics Advisory Board on Sections of the University Manual

on Final Examinations and Athletics Events - Professor Luebke

6. PRESENTATION - Vice President Dougan

Division of Student Affairs' Projects and Programs

7. UNFINISHED BUSINESS

Academic Affairs Diversity Task Force Update

- Vice Provost Beauvais and Senator Morokoff

8 NEW BUSINESS

9. ADJOURNMENT

A reception for the Faculty Senate at the University Club, sponsored by Vice President Tom Dougan, will immediately follow the meeting.

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