Summary: Meeting of the Faculty Senate, Franklin College of Arts & Sciences Apr. 20, 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: 3 (Mitos Andaya for Roy Legette, Music; Erika Hermanowicz for
Asen Kirin, School of Art; Amy Ross for Andy Grundstein, Geography)
b. Absences: 14 (Brent Berlin, Gert-Jan Boons, Haini Cai, Stacey Casado,
Jim De Haseth, Kenneth Honerkamp, Tom McNulty, Joseph Mendecino,
Barry Palevitz, Adam Parkes, Susan Roberts, Mike Roden, Lijiang Shen,
c. Visitors: 0
d. Total: 29 Present.
3. The minutes from March 30, 2006 were approved.
4. Comments by the Presiding Officer, Mitch Rothstein:
a. There will be a full faculty meeting April 27 at the CCRC Auditorium at
b. The main agenda on that meeting will be a discussion of the proposed
amendment to the Grade Appeal bylaw, which will come to a vote of the
faculty one week after the faculty meeting.