Faculty Senate Minutes
February 27, 2008
Officers attending: Nick Reeder, President; William Boyko, Vice-President; Susan Callender, Secretary
Senators attending: Cindy Schoonover, Georgann Enright, Jim Shimko, Tom Singer, Moez Ben-azzouz, Eric Kraus, Nolan Long, Amanda Romero, Luis Gonzalez
Senators not attending: Derek Allen, Dave Stover
Others attending: Billie Sanders, Shari Rethman, Cindy Beckett
Nick called the meeting to order at 2:30 in rm. 7342
Winter Faculty Assembly minutes for February 6, 2008 were approved.
Faculty Senate minutes for February 13, 2008 were approved with revision.
3. The President’s Report
Nick summarized the February 20, 2008, Senate officers’ meeting with Dr.
Grove. Dr. Grove and the senators agreed that the
Professor Emeritus will be selected by the Faculty Assembly beginning in
2009. Dr. Grove discussed the
Dr. Grove shared that faculty
participation on the levy campaign was up.
Nick encouraged Senators to attend the March 29th levy rally.
Nick asked Senators to attend one or more of the Board sub-committee meetings.
Susan Callender and Eric Kraus volunteered to attend the Finance sub-committee meeting scheduled for 8:00 a.m. on March 10th. Moez Ben-azzouz and Eric Kraus will attend the Strategic Linkages sub-committee meeting scheduled for 7:45 a.m. on March 18th. Bill Boyko and Nick Reeder will attend the Personnel & Curriculum sub-committee meeting scheduled for 11:45 a.m. on March 19th.
4. New Business
Shari Rethman noted that the current policies and processes for dealing with student misconduct problems in the classroom seem ineffective. Nick said that he would review this with Dr. Grove during their next meeting and find out who would be the best person or persons to address this problem.
The meeting adjourned at 4:13.
The next senate meeting will be Wednesday, March 12, 2008, at 2:30 in rm.7342.