Summary: Franklin College Faculty Senate
Minutes of the meeting of Tuesday, March 24, 2009
The meeting was called to order at 3:30 pm in room 250 of the Miller Learning Center, Joe
Members present: Yuri Balashov, Ron Canfield, Wayne Coppins, Gauri Datta, Charles Doyle,
Kelly Dyer, Mario Erasmo, Christine Haase, Michael Hahn, Joe Hermanowicz, Christopher
Hocking, Philip Holmes, Thomas Houser, Roy Kennedy, Edward Kipreos, Masaki Mori, Kanzo
Nakayama, Ron Orlando, Vladimir Popik, Diana Ranson, Dawn Robinson, Marshall Shepherd, Jake
Short, Eric Stabb, Roger Stahl, Bram Tucker, Wang Shuzhou, Mark Wheeler.
Proxies: Steven Grossvogel for Batina Kaplan; Paul Schroeder for Ray Freeman-Lynde; Janet Frick
for Michael Kernis.
Members not present: J. P. Caillault, Steve Dalton, Shane Hamilton, Nik Heynen, Kristin
Kundert-Gibbs, John Lynch, Gordana Matic, Ron Miller, Paul Shliekelman, Mike Tiemeyer.
Approval of the minutes from the 24 Feb minutes: Mario Erasmo moved, Ron Orlando
seconded. Unanimously approved.
Presiding officer Joe Hermanowicz's remarks:
1. There was a University Council meeting on 5 Mar 2009.
· New rules were approved regarding take-home final exams-- they cannot be due before the
scheduled final exam. Also, jury duty is an excused absence from class.