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Academic Senate of Rochester Institute of Technology

Thursday, December 13, 2018    12:00 - 1:50 P.M.                                Room: Slaughter Hall (CIMS) - 2230 / 2240

Item Time Topic Level Presenter(s) Notes

1

12:00

Call to Order: Approve Agenda

  Nickisher  

2

12:02

Communication Officer's Report (Minutes)

A Ruhling  

3

12:05

Executive Committee Report 

I Nickisher Constituencies Information Questions/Comments

4

12:15

AAC - Withdrawal Policy (proposed revisions)

I/A Bryce1

Mazadoorian1
 

5

12:35

ICC - Revisions to Minors Policy D01.1

(new charge #1)

I/A Perez-Hardy2  

6

12:55

Privacy Policy C7.0

I Colon3  

7

1:40

New Business

     

8

1:50

Adjournment

  Nickisher

 

Level: I = Information, D = Discussion, A = Action

  1. Belinda Bryce, Director of HEOP (Higher Education Opportunity Program) and Lynne Mazadoorian, Director of University Advising Office
  2. Dr. Sylvia Perez-Hardy, ICC chair
  3. Bobby Colon, General Counsel, Legal Affairs

 

B02.0 CHARTER OF ACADEMIC GOVERNANCE

ARTICLE IV. THE ACADEMIC SENATE

4.1   The Academic Senate shall be the legislative and representative agency of the faculty.

4.2   The Senate is empowered to formulate legislation in areas of academic policy affecting more than one college of the university (cf. Article III, 3.1, above). The legislative decisions of the Senate are submitted to the provost for further action.

4.3   The Senate shall also offer advice and recommendation covering other matters of university welfare (cf. Article III, 3.2, above). Its advice and recommendations are submitted to the relevant vice president, the provost, the president, or the Institute Council.

4.4   The Senate shall act upon other resolutions, recommendations, or proposals submitted by the faculty of any college, department, or committee of the Senate and pertaining to the academic governance or the general welfare of the university.

4.5   The Senate may enact and amend its own bylaws.