View Bill 18-19-30

Senate Bill 18-19-30

Bill ID: 18-19-30
Name: Resolution to Emphasize the University’s Principal Missions During the Search for a New President
Proposed: 02/05/2019
Sponsor: Thomas Cohen, faculty, College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences (CMNS)
Proposal: Whereas the selection of the next President of the University is of paramount importance to the faculty, staff, and students and a critical element to the institution an to the continued ascension of the University as a top public research institution,

Be it resolved that the Senate recommends that while selecting the next president of the University, the Search Committee emphasize the critical importance of research and academics as the University’s principal missions as a land grant institution.


Status: Complete
Under Review By: Senate
Received: 02/27/2019
Decision Date: 04/04/2019
Decision: The Senate voted to approve the resolution.
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Reviewed By: Senate Executive Committee (SEC)
Received: 02/19/2019
Decision Date: 03/26/2019
Decision: The SEC voted to send its proposed revisions to the Senate for review.
Next Step: Senate review
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Reviewed By: Senate
Received: 02/05/2019
Decision Date: 02/05/2019
Actions: The Resolution was originally presented to the Senate at its February 5, 2019 meeting. The Senate was unable to finalize the language of the resolution, so it approved a motion to charge the SEC with drafting revised text for the resolution that reflects the principles of three amendments proposed on the Senate floor.
Next Step: SEC Review