Cheat Sheet for Friday’s Senate Meeting All fall semester meetings start at 10:00 am in DW 1001. Call to order Approval of minutes for September and October Faculty awards (EVC Joseph) Proposed nominating committee for 2018-2019 elected Senate offices and committees: Deb Mar (Biology-COAS), Sharon Jones (Nursing-CHS), Jeremy Linton (Counseling and Human Services-SOE) Constitutional amendments. a) Updating… Read more »
All fall semester meetings start at 10:00 am in DW 1001. Call to order Approval of minutes President’s remarks Motion to approve the proposal for the CERES research center (see below) Approving this year’s Senate voting membership of Associate Faculty colleagues Constitution of the Academic Senate, two proposed changes: a) Updating titles and other non-controversial changes… Read more »
All regular meetings are held in DW 1001 Call to order Approval of minutes SGA president addresses the faculty: Shail Bhagat Remarks of the Senate president Carnegie Engaged Campus initiative, General Education task force, Higher Learning Commission visit—overview of the year’s activities for each of these major initiatives Academic calendar alignment DACA statements by McRobbie… Read more »
The PTR Committee will bring this document for discussion on Friday during the Senate meeting. Senate PTR Committee Recommended Reappointment Dossier Guidelines Preamble The Faculty Senate PTR Committee is composed of faculty from various academic units on the IUSB campus; efforts are taken to represent as many units as possible on the Committee. The Faculty… Read more »
Colleagues who still wish to sign up for any of the appointed committees of the Academic Senate for the 2017-18 year can use this online form to indicate their choices–many thanks! It takes no more than a minute to complete. Updated every day or two: What committees still need members for next year?
This memo from Executive Vice Chancellor Joseph updates the March proposal, advanced by the Chancellor, which set out a plan for two email feedback addresses, including one focused on advising: Memo – Professional Advisors.
Spring Semester meetings are held at 1:30 pm in DW 1001. Call to order. The Chancellor’s email-based feedback initiative on advising and other aspects of campus work and life. Details below.* Faculty awards. Approval of minutes. President’s remarks. Executive Committee discussion of a work-study initiative linked to research. Details below.** *The Chancellor’s March announcement of an initiative… Read more »
Chancellor Allison will take questions about this new initiative in the March 24th Senate meeting. He writes: Thank you for inviting me to speak at the Academic Senate meeting this Friday. At that meeting, I’ll give a brief budget update and other quick news. I also will announce that IU South Bend will begin to… Read more »
Spring Semester meetings are held at 1:30 pm in DW 1001. Call to order. Approval of the minutes of the February 17, 2017 meeting. President’s remarks Conclusion of the February conversation about Blueprint 2.0, campus directions, and the upcoming Executive Committee report to Executive Vice President Applegate. Please prepare for this discussion by reading these… Read more »
Colleagues are nominating sentences from Blueprint 2.0 for our discussion on Friday, February 17th. The document has grown by mid-week and the nominations are now complete. The nominated sentences are posted in this brief document–reading that ahead of the meeting will make your time there much more valuable. If time is short, consider reading or… Read more »