Senate Meeting Agenda - March 13, 2013

Knight Library Room 101, 3:00‐5:00 pm

3:00 pm 1. Call to Order
         1.1 Approval of the Minutes of the February 13, 2013 Senate Meeting
3:05 pm 2. State of the University
    2.1 Remarks by Robert Kyr, Senate President
3:15 pm 3. New Business
    3.1 Winter Curriculum Report (Motion for Legislation): Paul Engelking, Chair;
      Committee on Courses
    3.2 Motion (Resolution): Senate Support for the Addition of an Ombuds Office
      at the UO; Emilio Hernandez, Chair; Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Respectful
    3.3 Motion (Legislation): Clarifying the Wording of UO Diplomas;
      John Bonine, Professor (Law) & UO Senator
    3.4 Motion (Legislation): Establishment of a Provost Search Process;
      Bill Harbaugh, Professor (Economics) & UO Senator
    3.5 Motion (Legislation): Senate-Administration Joint Review of the Office of
      Research, Innovation, & Graduate Education (RIGE); Bill Harbaugh, Professor
      (Economics) & UO Senator
4:40 pm 4. Open Discussion
4:40 pm 5. Reports
    5.1 Summary of Reports and Postings; Robert Kyr, Senate President  
4:55 pm 6. Announcements and Communications from the Floor
    6.1 Notice of Motion (Resolution): Comparator Study of Senate Agenda Time;  
      Christopher Sinclair (Mathematics), UO Senator  
5:00 pm 7. Adjournment