THIRD REGULAR MEETING OF THE FACULTY COUNCIL FOR 2007-2008
The University of Texas at Austin
Main Building, Room 212
Monday, November 12, 2007
ORDER OF BUSINESS
REPORT OF THE SECRETARY (D 5773-5782)—Sue Alexander Greninger.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES.
Minutes of the Regular Faculty Council meeting of October 15, 2007 (D 5783-5789).
COMMUNICATION WITH THE PRESIDENT—William Powers Jr.
Comments by the President.
Questions to the President.
REPORT OF THE CHAIR—Doug Burger.
Update on Texas Council of Faculty Senates meeting—Alba A. Ortiz (professor, special education).
REPORTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY, COLLEGES, SCHOOLS, AND COMMITTEES.
Proposal to change the name of the Calendar Committee to the University Academic Calendar Committee (D 5769)—John R. Allison (professor, information, risk, and operations management and committee chair).
Proposal from the Educational Policy Committee regarding the implementation of plus/minus grading system for undergraduates (D 5770-5772)—Desmond Lawler (professor, civil, architectural, and environmental engineering and committee chair).
Report from the Office of Undergraduate Studies—Paul Woodruff (dean).