Summary: Franklin College Senate
Minutes of the Meeting of 12 October 2006
1. The meeting was called to order at 3:30 pm in 100A, Old College.
There were 39 attendees including 4 proxies and 5 visitors.
Sarah Blackwell (Romance Languages), Adrian Burd (Marine Sciences), J. P. Caillault
(Physics and Astronomy), Keith Campbell (Psychology), Steve Dalton (Biochemical and
Molecular Biology), Noel Fallows (Romance Languages), Shelby Funk (Computer
Science), Michelle Garfield (Dean's Office), Michael Hahn (Plant Biology), Shane
Hamilton (History), Joe Hermanowicz (Sociology), Sujata Iyengar (English), Gary
Lautenschlager (Psychology), Roy Legette (Music), Fiona Liken (Curriculum Systems),
Gordana Matic (Mathematics), Bill McCormick (Statistics), Ron Miller (English),
Masaki Mori (Comparative Literature), Dawn Robinson (Sociology), Brigitte Rossbacher
(Germanic & Slavic Languages), Adam Sabra (History), Lijiang Shen (Speech
Communication), Marshall Shepherd (Geography), Mike Tiemeyer (Biochemical and
Molecular Biology), Bram Tucker (Anthropology), John Turo-Escobar (Music), Bill
Vencill (University Curriculum Committee), Sally Walker (Geology), Scott Weinberg
(College of Environmental Design), Richard Winfield (Philosophy).
2. The faculty present approved the minutes from the September 2006 meeting.
3. Presiding Officer Anne Summers welcomed the senators and gave an overview of the