Summary: Franklin College Faculty Senate
Minutes of the meeting of Tuesday, January 27, 2009
The meeting was called to order at 3:30 pm in room 250 of the Student Learning Center, Joe
Members present: Yuri Balashov, Wayne Coppins, Gauri Datta, Charles Doyle, Kelly Dyer, Mario
Erasmo, Christine Haase, Michael Hahn, Joe Hermanowicz, Christopher Hocking, Philip Holmes,
Thomas Houser, Roy Kennedy, Michael Kernis, Edward Kipreos, Kristen Kundert-Gibbs, John
Lynch, Gordana Matic, Masaki Mori, Kanzo Nakayama, Ron Orlando, Vladmir Popik, Diana
Ranson, Dawn Robinson, Paul Schliekelman, Marshall Shepherd, Jake Short, Eric Stabb, Roger
Stahl, Mike Tiemeyer, Bram Tucker, Shuzhou Wang, Mark Wheeler
Proxies: Maria Hybinette for Ron Canfield; John Doyd for Ray Freeman-Lynde; Benjamin Ehlers
for Shane Hamilton; Joshua Barkan for Nik Heynen; Adrian Burd for Charles Hopkinson; Steven
Grossvogel for Batina Kaplan
Visitors: Bill Barstow, Department of Biology; Brigitte Rossbacher, Department of Germanic and
Slavic Languages; Adrain Burd, Department of Marine Sciences.
Members not present: J. P. Caillault; Steve Dalton; Ron Miller.
Approval of the minutes from the Nov 18 minutes: Dawn Robinson moved, Eric Stabb
seconded. Unanimously approved.
Presiding officer Joe Hermanowicz's remarks:
1. There was a University Council meeting on 4 Dec 2008, in which the main topic was the budget