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DOCUMENTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY

FIRST REGULAR MEETING OF THE FACULTY COUNCIL FOR 2002-2003

The University of Texas at Austin
Main Building, Room 212
Monday, September 23, 2002
2:15 P.M.

ORDER OF BUSINESS

I.
REPORT OF THE SECRETARY (D 2133-2142a) — John R. Durbin.

II.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES.

A. Minutes of the Special Faculty Council Meeting of May 6, 2002 (D 1987-1988).

B. Minutes of the Regular Faculty Council Meeting of May 6, 2002 (D 1989-1991).
III.
COMMUNICATION WITH THE PRESIDENT — Larry R. Faulkner.

A. Comments by the President.

B. Questions to the President.

From Michael Churgin (law): Please comment on the story, which appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Tuesday, August 27, 2002, "Student Loans 101: Ignore Schools' Advice," as it pertains to UT Austin and the statement made by Larry Burt Director, UT Austin Student Financial Services.

IV. REPORT OF THE CHAIR — Michael H. Granof

V. REPORT OF THE CHAIR ELECT — Marvin L. Hackert

VI. UNFINISHED BUSINESS — None.

VII. REPORTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY, COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS, AND COMMITTEES — None.

VIII. NEW BUSINESS.

A. A. Report from the Intercollegiate Athletics Councils for Men and for Women — Professors Donald Phelps and Shelley Payne, chairs of the councils for men and women, respectively; DeLoss Dodds and Christine Plonsky, representing men's and women's athletics respectively. (Due to schedule conflict, Professor Phelps will be unable to attend.)

B. Recommended Name Change for the Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS) to the School of Information (D 2127-2132a) — Dean Andrew Dillon. Protest by the secretary (D 2148).

XI. ANNOUNCEMENTS AND COMMENTS.

XII. QUESTIONS TO THE CHAIR.

XIII. ADJOURNMENT.



John R. Durbin, Secretary
The Faculty Council

Distributed through the Faculty Council web site on September 19, 2002. Copies are available on request from the Office of the General Faculty, FAC 22, F9500.