FACULTY SENATE MINUTES
FOR JANUARY 11, 2000
(Vol. xxix, No. 15)
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Present: J. Allison, R. Benedict, J. Best, G. Canivez, J. Coons, C. Eberly, P. Fewell, B. Fischer, G. Foster, B. Irwin, G. Lockart, N. Marlow, J. Tidwell, M. Toosi, B. Young, G. Kelly. Guests: T. Abebe, B. Delk, D. Grooms, S. Gustafson.
Motion (Tidwell/Coons) to approve the minutes of December 7, 1999.
Corrections: An additional bulleted item should be added to V.A.1.c. (after the second bullet): Not all faculty members had the opportunity to participate in the planning process at the departmental level.
Yes: Allison, Benedict, Best, Canivez, Coons, Eberly, Fewell, Fischer, Foster, Irwin, Lockart, Marlow, Tidwell, Toosi, Young.
Chair Irwin suggested that the three subcommittees meet again during the next two weeks to determine that "who" and "how" of their suggestions. It was suggested that each subcommittee use a common formatitem, rationale, and action. In addition, costs can be consideredwhether high, moderate, low or no cost.
Next weeks discussion will center primarily on planning. Chair Irwin will contact the Senators by e-mail to let them know whether Nilsen and Abell can definitely come to the meeting. If they are able to come, Senators need to bring all the planning documents that have been distributed.
Nancy D. Marlow, Recorder