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DOCUMENTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY

SECOND REGULAR MEETING OF THE FACULTY COUNCIL FOR 2010-2011

The University of Texas at Austin
Main Building, Room 212
Monday, October 25, 2010
2:15 P.M

ORDER OF BUSINESS

I.
REPORT OF THE SECRETARY (D 8425-8431)—Sue Alexander Greninger.

II.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES.

A. Minutes of the Faculty Council Meeting of September 20, 2010 (D 8433-8451).

III.
COMMUNICATION WITH THE PRESIDENT—William Powers Jr.

A. Comments by the President.
B. Questions to the President.

IV.
REPORT OF THE CHAIR—Dean Neikirk.

V.
REPORT OF THE CHAIR ELECT—Alan Friedman.

VI.
UNFINISHED BUSINESS.

A. Faculty Council Executive Committee Resolution on University Budget Issues (D 8432)—Alan Friedman (chair elect and professor, English).

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

VIII.
NEW BUSINESS.

A. Election of General Faculty Representatives1 to the Undergraduate Studies Advisory Committee (D 8423-8424)—Dean Neikirk (chair and professor, electrical and computer engineering).
B. Annual Report of the University Faculty Ombudsperson for 2009-2010 (D 8422)—Mary Steinhardt (ombudsperson and professor, kinesiology and health education).
C. Discussion on the budget and faculty involvement in budget planning and prioritization—Dean Neikirk (chair and professor, electrical and computer engineering).

IX.
ANNOUNCEMENTS AND COMMENTS.

A. The annual Faculty Council photograph has been postponed. We will notify the Council once it has been rescheduled.
B. The annual meeting of the General Faculty has been postponed. We will notify the voting members of the General Faculty once it has been rescheduled.
C. The annual meeting of the School of Undergraduate Studies has been postponed. We will notify the Council once it has been rescheduled.

X.
QUESTIONS TO THE CHAIR.

XI.
ADJOURNMENT.

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


1 On October 26, 2010, the item was corrected to clarify that representatives elected to UGSAC are members of the General Faculty and are not restricted to being members of the Faculty Council.


Distributed through the Faculty Council web site on October 21, 2010.