Faculty Senate Minutes
March 12, 2008
Officers attending: Nick Reeder, President; Bill Boyko, Vice-President; Susan Callender,
Senators attending: Luis Gonzalez, Nolan Long, Amanda Romero, Moez Ben-azzouz, Dave Stover, Jim Shimko, Georgann Enright, Cindy Schoonover, Eric Kraus
Senators not attending: Tom Singer, Derek Allen
Others attending: Dr. Helen Grove, Nancy Thibeault, Billie Sanders, Shari Rethman
Nick called the meeting to order at 2:30 in rm. 7342
3. The Presidentís Report
Nick distributed the 2008 Student Judicial Affairs Code of Conduct Handbook, and asked the senators to review it before Dean Cole speaks with senate concerning the process of faculty dealing with student conduct problems in the classroom. Nick also noted that the OAC (Ohio Administrative Code) has a standard regarding full-time to part-time ratio; the address is: http://codes.ohio.gov/oac/333-1-04.
Mike Brigner, a member of the Faculty Handbook Revision Committee will confer with Attorney Julie Ford concerning the contractual status of the Faculty Handbook.
Amanda Romero will attend the Board of Trustees meeting scheduled for March 25, 2008 at 3:30 in 12-131.
Nick noted that it is time to convene the Assemblyís Elections Committee and start planning for spring elections.
*Motion- To invite an AAUP
The faculty informational meeting on the advantages and disadvantages of collective bargaining will be tentatively scheduled for fall quarter.
The meeting adjourned at 4:10.
The next senate meeting will be Wednesday, April 8, 2008 at 2:30 in rm. 7L21