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Updated 9/18/2018 - Please note room change for this meeting.

Academic Senate of Rochester Institute of Technology

Thursday, September 20, 2018    12:00 - 1:50 P.M.                                Room: Center for Campus Life/Bamboo Room 2610 

Item Time Topic Level Presenter(s) Notes

1

12:00

Call to Order

 

Nickisher1

 

2

12:02

Communication Officer's Report (Minutes)

A

Ruhling2

 

3

12:05

Executive Committee Report 

I

Nickisher

Constituencies Information Questions/Comments

4

12:10

Standing Committee Charges Remaining

A

ASEC3

These charges have been provisionally approved by the chairs/convenors of all the Standing Committees.

5

1:25

MFA (Multi-Factor Authentication) Update

I

Phillips4

 

6

1:45

New Business

   

 

7

1:50

Adjournment

 

Nickisher

 

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

        1. Dr. Heidi Nickisher, AS Chair

        2. Dr. Michael Ruhling, AS Communications Officer

        3. ASEC - Academic Senate Executive Committee

        4. Omar Phillips, RIT IT Manager, Service Desk

 

 

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.