Southeastern Faculty Senate

Documents for 2015 the Fall Semester

Fall 2015

  • September 2, 2015:  Archivist Report on changes and corrections to the FS website, done in accord with the Bylaw approved on 4-29-2015
  • September 2, 2015:  News from Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 9-2-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Monday, 9-10-2015.
  • September 16, 2015:  Committee on Committees Report from the meeting that was held on September 15, 2015
  • September 16, 2015:  Faculty Senate Treasurer Report, submitted by Kay Daigle, Faculty Senate Treasurer
  • September 16, 2015:  Final revision of the Proposed Post-Tenure Review Policy that was unanimously approved by the Faculty Senate at the September 16, 2015 meeting
  • September 16, 2015:  News from Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 9-16-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Tuesday, 9-22-2015.
  • September 28, 2015:  Notes and Report from the Shared Governance Forum.  The topic was chosen by the administration:  Presidential Advisory Committees

 

  • October 14, 2015Personnel Policies Committee Report from the meeting that was held on September 23, 2015
  • October 14, 2015:  Planning Committee Report from the meeting that was held on September 16, 2015
  • October 14, 2015:  Executive Committee Report from the meeting that was held on October 5, 2015
  • October 14, 2015:  Proposal for the Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences (BSLAS) from the department of English, Humanities, and Languages (EHL), suggesting that the Faculty Senate appoint a committee to provide academic oversight of the BSLAS degree, with representatives from multiple disciplines across campus.
  • October 14, 2015:  Treasurer Report that includes a budget activity summary from July 2015 to October 12, 2015
  • October 14, 2015:  In the Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 10-14-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Wednesday, 10-22-2015.
  • October 28, 2015:  Personnel Policies Committee Report from the meeting that was held on October 21, 2015, and the meeting held on October 26, with VP Clark to work on edits and updates to the APPM.
  • October 28, 2015:  The FS will determine its preference between two graphic depictions of the 2020 Academic Vision Statement.  Original version, version two
  • October 28, 2015:  Committee on Committees Report from the meeting that was held on 10-26-2015.  Includes new members for the Honors and IAC committees, name change of HSRRC to Institutional Review Board, and the issue of students serving on university committees
  • October 28, 2015:  In the Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 10-28-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Tuesday, 11-3-2015.

 

  • November 11, 2015:  Personnel Policies Committee Report from the PPC meeting held on 11-4-2015.  Includes a motion to add a phrase to the P & T policy (APPM 4.6.3, Step 1), and a motion requesting senate authorization of the PPC to facilitate editorial changes to the APPM.
  • November 11, 2015:  Planning Committee Minutes from the meeting held on 11-9-2015, includes two motions about the FS Awards procedures
  • November 11, 2015:  In the Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 11-11-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Monday, 11-16-2015.
  • November 17, 2015:  Notes and Report from the Shared Governance Forum.  The topic was chosen by the Faculty Senate:  the procedures and recommendations of the Presidential Advisory Committees.  Committee Power Point presentations:  Academics,  Enrollment-RecruitingFundraising-Grant-Alumni Relations,  Budget

 

  • December 2, 2015:  Minutes from the Planning Committee meeting of 11-16-2015–includes a proposed Faculty Senate Awards policy
  • December 2, 2015:  Minutes from the Committee on Committees meeting of 11-20-2015–includes proposals and descriptions for the Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences Coordinating Committee and the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
  • December 2, 2015:  In the Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 12-2-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Monday, 12-8-2015.
  • December 10, 2015:  Post-Tenure Review Policy, as approved by President Burrage.  Email notice sent 12-10-2015:  President Burrage has approved the attached Post Tenure Review Policy effective immediately.  The first round of post tenure reviews will occur during the spring 2016 semester. In order to give all departments time to form the review panels, President Burrage has extended the deadline for department chairs to form the review panels to January 31st 2016.  He has also extended the deadline to submit materials to be reviewed to January 31st as well. This is a onetime exception to the timeline to give the departments enough time to start the process. All other deadlines as specified in the policy should be followed. More information will be given to the department chairs at the first chairs meeting in January.