Southeastern Faculty Senate

Documents for 2015 Spring Semester

Spring 2015

  • January 21, 2015:  A summary report of the Senate’s work on faculty travel funding, including collaborative efforts with the Academic Council and the Office of Finance.  Report compiled and written by Senator William Fridley (FS Archivist and member of the Personnel Policies Committee).
  • January 21, 2015News from Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE Faculty about items from the FS meeting of 1-21-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Thursday, 1-29-2015.

 

  • February 4, 2015Report from the Committee on Committees (two nominations for committee member replacements)
  • February 4, 2015Report from the Personnel Policies Committee meeting that took place on January 28, 2015
  • February 4, 2015:  A recommendation on personal leave from Academic Council (1-22-2015) that was forwarded to the Personnel Policies Committee and discussed (1-28-2015) and was forwarded for discussion by the Faculty Senate.
  • February 4, 2015:  A document on “guns on campus” that includes reference to a Motion passed by the Faculty Senate on March 9, 2011, a brief description of the current law in Oklahoma, and a proposed Resolution to be voted on by the Faculty Senate.
  • February 4, 2015News from Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 2-4-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Tuesday, 2-10-2015.
  • February 2015Letter written by FS Chair Chris Moretti in response to a request from the Faculty Council at Northeastern Oklahoma State University–includes information on SE’s policies on summer compensation, course overload salary structure, and online course enrollment.
  • February 18, 2015Notes from the Academic Visioning Steering Team meeting
  • February 25, 2015:  A report from the Personnel Policies Committee from meetings on 2-11-2015 and 2-18-2015.  Includes motions regarding the review of promotion and tenure policy.
  • February 25, 2015:  A report from the Budget Committee from a 2-11-2015 meeting with Ross Walkup, Vice President Business Affairs on the issue of faculty salaries.  Includes an Appendix with the history of the Budget Committee’s charge and a proposed Five Year Plan for faculty salaries from VP Walkup.
  • February 25, 2015:  A motion for adopting a bylaw on “voting by proxy” at FS meetings.
  • February 25, 2015News from Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 2-25-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Tuesday, 3-3-2015.
  • February 25, 2015Notes from a meeting of the Academic Vision Steering Team

 

  • March 6, 2015Notes from a meeting of the Academic Vision Steering Team
  • March 9, 2015:  Notes from the Shared Governance Forum–topic chosen by the administration:  University Marketing
  • March 11, 2015News from Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 3-11-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Tuesday, 3-20-2015.
  • March 25, 2015Presentation for the Academic Planning meeting, includes information from the 2011–2014 Faculty Senate surveys
  • March 25, 2015:   News from Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 3-25-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Monday, 3-25-2015.

 

  • April 8, 2015:  A revised proposal of a Post-Tenure Review Policy (draft) will be put before the Senate for review and a vote for approval.  The proposed policy includes links to the AAUP Minimum Standards for Post-Tenure Review, and the Faculty Senate Principles for Post-Tenure Review.
  • April 8, 2015:  Personnel Policies Committee final report
  • April 8, 2015:  Proposed Post-Tenure Review Policy, approved unanimously by the Faculty Senate
  • April 8, 2015:  News from Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 4-8-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Monday, 4-13-2015.
  • April 24, 2015:  Slides used in the presentation at the Shared Governance Forum on the topic of the Faculty Senate’s proposed post-tenure review policy.
  • April 29, 2015:  Year-End Report from the Executive Committee
  • April 29, 2015Year-End Report from the Personnel Policies Committee
  • April 29, 2015:  Year-End Report and summary of charges from the Budget Committee
  • April 29, 2015:  Minutes from the meeting of the Committee on Committees held on 4-24-2015.  Includes nominations for University Committees for 2015-2016.
  • April 29, 2015Year-End Report from the Committee on Committees
  • April 29, 2015Year-End Report from the Planning Committee
  • April 29, 2015:  Year-End Report from the University Affairs Committee
  • April 29, 2015Treasurer’s Report including a Faculty Senate budget summary and proposal
  • April 29, 2015:  Motion for a Bylaw on correcting inaccuracies in the FS Archives
  • April 29, 2015News from Faculty Senate, a brief report to SE faculty about items from the FS meeting of 4-29-2015.  This was sent as a broadcast email to SE Faculty on Monday, 5-6-2015.