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Faculty Senate meeting today (Oct. 1)

Photo of Alumni HouseChancellor Brady and Provost Dunn will update the faculty on salary administration and budget planning for 2015-17. Dr. Ben Ramsey and Dr. Bryan Terry will speak about the change from Undergraduate Studies to the University Teaching & Learning Commons and enrollment management.

These will be among the many important presentations at the October 2014 meeting of the UNCG Faculty Senate. It will be held today (Wednesday, Oct. 1), at 3 p.m. in the Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House. All are welcome.

Agenda highlights:
Introductory Remarks
Dr. Spoma Jovanovic, Chair of the Faculty Senate

Remarks and Q/A: Update on Salary Administration and Budget Planning, 2015-17
Dr. Linda Brady, Chancellor
Dr. Dana Dunn, Provost

Presentations
Charlie Collicutt, Guilford County Board of Elections
Voting Rights Information for Faculty;
NC Law Changes and Student Voting Guide

Rod Wyatt, Chancellor’s Advisory Committee on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Committee Goals and Actions
Dr. Ben Ramsey and Dr. Bryan Terry
Undergraduate Studies — to University Teaching & Learning Commons and Enrollment Management

Dr. Roy Schwartzman
Report on UNC System General Education
Assessing Critical Thinking in Higher Education: Current State and Directions For Next – Generation Assessment
Principles of Evidence – Centered Assessment Design

Committee Briefs
Beth Bernhardt, Scholarly Communications, “Solving the Textbook Cost Crisis”

Kathy Crowe, Faculty Assembly, 2014-15 Schedule and Sept. 5 Meeting Notes

Deb Bell, Budget Committee, Budget 101 Session Recap and “UNCG’s Revenue and Spending”

Resolution
Susan Shelmerdine, Chair of Academic Policies and Regulations Committee, Student Success Policy: #FS – 10012014:01

Senate Elections

November Agenda, Priority Areas for 2014-15

Two events in coming weeks:
Faculty Senate Forum: Strategic Planning Visioning will be Wednesday, Oct. 15, 3 p.m., Virginia Dare Room.

The following Faculty Senate meeting will be Nov. 5, at 3 p.m., Alumni House.