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DOCUMENTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY

FOURTH REGULAR MEETING OF THE FACULTY COUNCIL FOR 2008-2009

The University of Texas at Austin
Main Building, Room 212
Monday, February 16, 2009
2:15 P.M

ORDER OF BUSINESS

I.
REPORT OF THE SECRETARY (D 6851-6856)—Sue Alexander Greninger.

II.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES.

A. Minutes of the Regular Faculty Council Meeting of January 26, 2009 (delayed).

III.
COMMUNICATION WITH THE PRESIDENT—William Powers Jr.

A. Comments by the President.
B. Questions to the President—See attachment.

IV.
REPORT OF THE CHAIR—None.

V.
REPORT OF THE CHAIR ELECT—None.

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

VII.
UNFINISHED BUSINESS—None.

VIII.
NEW BUSINESS.

A. Resolution Affirming the Ban of Firearms on Campus (D 6849)—David Hillis (professor, integrative biology and Faculty Council chair).
B. Proposal to Change the Name, Function and Composition of the Faculty Rules Committee (D 6850)—Alan Friedman (professor, English and Faculty Council Executive Committee member).

IX.
ANNOUNCEMENTS AND COMMENTS.

A. Joint Meeting with Texas A&M Faculty Senate will be held March 2 in the new AT&T EECC.
B. At-Large Faculty Election, nomination phase—February 23-March 6.
C. At-Large Faculty Elections, final phase—March 30-April 10.

X.
QUESTIONS TO THE CHAIR.

XI.
ADJOURNMENT.

Sue Alexander Greninger, signature
Sue Alexander Greninger, Secretary
The General Faculty and the Faculty Council


Distributed through the Faculty Council web site on February 4, 2009. Copies are available on request from the Office of the General Faculty, WMB 2.102, F9500.

 

 


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