The University of New Mexico Faculty Senate

Meeting Agenda
October 27, 2015
3:00 P.M.
Scholes Hall Roberts Room

AGENDA TOPICS TYPE OF ITEMS/ PRESENTER(S)
3:00 1. Approval of Agenda Action:
Stefan Posse
  2. Acceptance of the September 22, 2015 Summarized Minutes Action:
Stefan Posse
3:05 3. Memorial Minute for Marion Cottrell

Action:
Tim Ross

3:10 4. Faculty Senate President’s Report Information:
Stefan Posse
3:25 5. Provost's Report Information:
Chaouki Abdallah
CONSENT AGENDA TOPICS
3:40 6. 2015-2016 Faculty Senate Committee Appointments

Action:
Pamela Pyle

AGENDA TOPICS
3:45 7. A88 - Policy and Procedures for New Units and Interdisciplinary Reorganization of Academic and Research Units at the University of New Mexico Action:
Martha Muller, Faculty Senate Policy Committee Co-Chair
3:53 8. E60 - Sponsored Research Action:
Martha Muller, Faculty Senate Policy Committee Co-Chair
4:00 9. Budget Task Force Update

Information:
Stefan Posse, Faculty Senate President

4:10

10. Faculty Governance

Information:
Marsha Baum, Chair of Academic Freedom and Tenure; Elizabeth Hutchison, Co-Chair of Committee on Governance, Jackie Hood, Co-Chair of Committee on Governance

4:40

11. Free Speech

Response by University Counselor Elsa Cole regarding Free Speech

Information:
Geoffrey Miller, Associate Professor


5:00 12. Adjournment  

NOTES:

1. All faculty are invited to attend Faculty Senate meetings.
2. Full agenda packets are available at http://www.unm.edu/~facsen/
3. All information pertaining to the Faculty Senate can be found at http://www.unm.edu/~facsen/
4. Questions should be directed to the Office of the Secretary, Scholes 103, 277-4664
5. Information found in agenda packets is in draft form only and may not be used for quotes or dissemination of information until approved by the Faculty Senate.