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Faculty Senate

Representative and elected body of the faculty

Resolutions, Motions & Initiatives

Approved during the 2018-2019 academic year


The Senate voted in a favor of a motion to implement the Faculty Handbook Committee's proposed revisions to the Faculty Handbook on October 17, 2018. 

 A motion to ratify the following Committee on Cause members was adopted on October 17, 2018:

Senator Allan Horwich (Chair); Senator Celia O’Brien; Senator Lilah Shapiro; Senator David Uttal; Senator Belma Hadziselimovic; Senator Hao Zhang; Senator Sarah Bartolome; Senator Hermann Riecke.


 A motion to ratify the following standing committee chairs was adopted on October 17, 2018:

Senator Sri Sridharan, Budget & Planning Committee; Senator Allan Horwich, Committee on Cause; Senator Claudia Swan, Educational Affairs Committee; Senator Richard Kieckhefer, Faculty Handbook Committee; Senator Jennifer Cole, Faculty Rights & Responsibilities Committee; Senator Laurel Harbridge-Yong, Governance Committee; Senator Elsa Alvaro, Non-Tenure Eligible Committee; Senator Thomas Meade, Research Affairs Committee; Senator Robert Gordon, Salary & Benefits Committee; Senator Lilah Shapiro, Secure Faculty Survey Committee; Senator Joshua Hauser, Social Responsibility Committee; Senator Karen Springen, Student Affairs Committee. 

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