University Senate

Meeting 568 Agenda

The University Senate of Michigan Technological University

PDF version of Agenda 568

TO: Senators, Alternates, and Liaisons
FROM: Brian Barkdoll, Senate President
DATE: October 15, 2015
SUBJECT: Agenda for University Senate Meeting #568
COPIES: President, Provost, Board of Trustees Secretary, Vice Presidents, Library, Staff Council Chair, Tech Today, Michigan Tech Lode, Michigan Tech Daily Bull

Meeting #568 of the University Senate of Michigan Technological University will convene at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday October 21, 2015 in Room 642 in the DOW Building.

Senators are responsible for making their constituents aware of the agenda for this meeting.

Senators who are unable to attend should arrange for their alternates to attend in their place.

Agenda Time
1.  Call to Order  
2.  Roll Call of Senators and Recognition of Visitors 5
3.  Approval of Agenda 2

4.  Approval of Minutes from Meeting 567

5.  Presentation:  
a.  "Michigan Tech's Undergraduate Student Government"  presented by Nate Peterson, President of Michigan Tech's USG 10
b. “Michigan Tech's Graduate Student Government” presented by Gorkem Asilioglu, GSG Liaison to the Senate 10

c. "Results of 2014-15 President's Evaluation" presented by Tami Olson, Past Chair Administrative Policy Committee

6.  President's Report 15
7.  Committee Reports 10
8.  Unfinished Business - none 0
9.  New Business 5

a. Proposal 4-16: Amending the Senate Bylaws to Improve Units Participation  (Voting Units:  Full Senate)  presented by Administrative Policy Committee


b. Proposal 5-16: Scheduling of Examinations, Projects, Presentations and Papers During Career Day  (Voting Units: Academic)  presented by Academic and Instructional Policy Committee


10.  Public Comments

11.  Adjournment