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April 11, 2007 Minutes

Minutes for 04/11/07

Members present:

Chair Stone, Senators Feakes, Hazlewood, Hindson, Homeyer, McGee, McKinney, Montondon, Sorenson, Warms, Weill, Wiley, Winek

Guests: Scott Thomas, University Star

Meeting called to order at 4:00.

 

Development Leave Applications: Candidates reviewed at this session for Development Leave were:

·         Dr. Ben Zahn, Geography

·         Dr. Roseann Mandziuk, Communication Studies

·         Dr. Paul Kens, Political Science

·         Dr. David Easter, Chemistry & Bio Chemistry

·         Dr. Keith Winking, Music

·         Dr. Barbara Trepanier, Sociology

·         Dr. Ed Mihalkanin, Political Science

·         Dr. Mary Brennan, History

·         Dr. Michel Conroy, Art & Design

·         Dr. Marcos Sivitanides, CIS & QM

The Senate will make recommendations at the next meeting.

 

Informational Items: 

·         Mace Bearers: Senators Feakes, Weill, Hindson and Sorenson agreed to be Mace bearers for the various spring graduation ceremonies.

·         Dean and Chair Ranking:  There was a brief discussion of the opinion survey of academic administrators.  The report will be finalized at the next meeting.