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Faculty Senate Talking Points: April 30, 2019

May 01, 2019

The Faculty Senate meets weekly on Tuesdays during the academic year to discuss and act on policy matters pertaining to the immediate government of the university.

Faculty Senate Talking Points: April 30, 2019

  • The 2018-2019 Senate met for its last scheduled meeting! Many thanks to Chair Aaron Johnson and Vice Chair Terry Grieb.
  • The 2019-2020 Senate will meet on May 7 to elect officers.

Important Dates

  • May 1 — University Faculty Meeting, 3 p.m. PDT. Moscow – Vandal Ballroom; Boise - IWC 248A; Coeur d'Alene - HC 145C; Idaho Falls - TAB 350; Twin Falls - B-66: A quorum will be required at this meeting to pass changes to the Faculty Constitution and Faculty Senate Bylaws related to the faculty secretary re-structure — plan to attend.
  • May 2 — Spring Commencement – Idaho Falls
  • May 3 — Ann Thompson’s Retirement Celebration — 4-6 p.m., IRIC Atrium.
  • May 6 — Spring Commencement – Coeur d’Alene
  • May 7 — University Budget Open Forum, 3-4:30 pm, Vandal Ballroom. Participate remotely via
  • May 11 — Spring Commencement — Moscow
  • May 14 — Spring Commencement — Boise

All Faculty Senate agendas (including attachments and supporting documents) and meeting minutes are available on the Faculty Senate webpage.

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