Summary: Meeting of the Faculty Senate, Franklin College of Arts & Sciences Jan. 19, 2006
1. Call to Order
a. Presiding Officer Mitch Rothsteain [Mathematics] called the meeting to
order at 3:30 pm in Room 2B of the Main Library. It was noted that we
will continue to use this location for the foreseeable future.
2. Identification of Proxies and Visitors:
c. Visitors: None
3. The minutes from November 17, 2005 were approved
4. Comments by the Presiding Officer, Mitch Rothstein:
a. Due to the scheduling of Provost Arnett Mace to address the Faculty as a
whole on Feb. 20, 2006 at 3:30pm in SLC 148, he will not address the
b. A sentence has been added to the Bylaws as discussed at the previous
meeting, indicating that students will have up to one year to initiate grade
5. Comments by Dean Garnett Stokes:
a. Faculty recruitment is a major activity right now in many departments.