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THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY

University Faculty Senate

AGENDA

Tuesday, October 26, 2004, 1:30 p.m.

at Penn State Harrisburg

Information concerning this meeting may be found at http://www.psu.edu/ufs/.


[In the case of severe weather conditions or other emergencies, please call the Senate Office at (814) 863-0221 to determine if a Senate meeting has been postponed or canceled. This may be done after business office hours by calling the Senate Office number and a voice mail message can be heard concerning the status of any meeting.]

VIEW FULL AGENDA

 

A. MINUTES OF THE PRECEDING MEETING

Minutes of the September 14, 2004, meeting in The Senate Record 38:1 [http://www.psu.edu/ufs/record/index.html]

B. COMMUNICATIONS TO THE SENATE

Senate Curriculum Report (Blue Sheets) of October 12, 2004 [http://www.psu.edu/ufs/curriculum_resources/bluesheet/bluex.html] Appendix A [pdf]

C. REPORT OF SENATE COUNCIL - Meeting of October 12, 2004


D. ANNOUNCEMENTS BY THE CHAIR

E. COMMENTS BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNIVERSITY

F. FORENSIC BUSINESS

G. UNFINISHED BUSINESS

H. LEGISLATIVE REPORTS

Admissions, Records, Scheduling, and Student Aid

Proposal for Revising Senate Policy 47-45 (Grading System for M.D. Candidates) Appendix B [pdf]

Committees and Rules

Amendment to Constitution, Article II, Section 5(c) (Student Representation) Appendix C [pdf]

Revision to Bylaws, Article III, Section 7 (Senate Absences) Appendix D [pdf]

Undergraduate Education

I. ADVISORY/CONSULTATIVE REPORTS

Faculty Affairs

Evaluating Faculty Performance for Promotion and Tenure Appendix F [pdf]

J. INFORMATIONAL REPORTS

Faculty Benefits

Health Plan Issues and Changes Appendix G [pdf]

Undergraduate Education

Report of the ad hoc Committee to Review the Implementation of the Health and Activity (GHA) Requirement Appendix H [pdf]

University Planning

University Budget and Planning Appendix I [pdf]

K. NEW LEGISLATIVE BUSINESS

COMMENTS AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE GOOD OF THE UNIVERSITY

 

Senate Committees meeting times and locations [pdf]

 

NOTE: The next regular meeting of the University Faculty Senate will be held on Tuesday, December 7, 2004, at 1:30 p.m. in room 112 Kern Graduate Building.