Summary: Meeting of the Faculty Senate, Franklin College of Arts & Sciences Mar. 30, 2006
1. Call to Order
a. Presiding Officer Mitch Rothstein [Mathematics] called the meeting to
order at 3:30 pm in Room 2B of the Main Library.
2. Identification of Proxies and Visitors:
a. Proxies: Amy Ross for Andrew Grundstein, Luis Correa-Diaz for Stacey
Casado, XiangRong Yin for Bill McCormick, Jeremy Reynolds for Tom
b. Absences: Sarah Blackwell, Gert-Jan Boons, Haini Cai, Jim Coverdell,
Jim de Haseth, Ben Ehlers, Kasia Jerzak, Barry Palevitz, Adam Parkes,
Brigitte Rossbacher, Jim Wright
c. Visitors: 2
3. The minutes from February 23, 2006 were approved.
4. Comments by the Presiding Officer, Mitch Rothstein:
a. No remarks.
5. Comments by Dean Garnett Stokes:
a. She is still waiting on confirmation of the budget, but 4% salary raises are
b. She will be meeting with department heads in the next week, determining