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DOCUMENTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY

REGULAR MEETING OF THE GENERAL FACULTY FOR 2005-2006

The University of Texas at Austin
Thursday, October 27, 2005
Main Building, Room 212
2:15 p.m.

ORDER OF BUSINESS

I.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES.

A. Minutes of the Regular Meeting of the General Faculty for 2004-2005, October 20, 2004 (D 3648-3649).

II.
ANNUAL REPORT OF THE FACULTY COUNCIL, 2004-2005 (D 4041-4064) —Sue Alexander Greninger.

III.
DISCUSSION OF ANNUAL REPORT.

IV.
QUESTIONS TO THE PRESIDENT.

Questions of major importance and questions the answers to which may require research should be submitted in writing to the secretary for transmittal to the president before the date of the meeting at which the questions are to be considered.

President Faulkner may have further remarks relating to his State of the University Address.

Questions relating to the speech are welcome.

V.
UNFINISHED BUSINESS — None.

VI.
REPORTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY, COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS, AND COMMITTEES.

A. Update from the Presidential Search Advisory Committee — J. Strother Moore (professor, computer sciences and faculty representative on the committee).1

B. Committee to Nominate a Candidate for Secretary of the General Faculty — Alba A. Ortiz (professor, special education and committee chair).

C. Report on recommendations from the Task Force on Curriculum Reform — William Powers, Jr. (dean, law and committee chair).

VII.
NEW BUSINESS.

A. Election of the Secretary of the General Faculty.

VIII.
REMAINING QUESTIONS TO THE PRESIDENT.

IX.
ADJOURNMENT.



<signed>

Sue Alexander Greninger, Secretary
The General Faculty


1Additional item added October 10, 2005.

This document was posted on the Faculty Council Web site on October 6, 2005. Paper copies are available on request from the Office of the General Faculty and Faculty Council, WMB 2.102, F9500.