The Faculty Senate provides organization structure through elected representatives to advise university administration in academic, educational, and personnel matters affecting the welfare of the university. There are 220 senators representing more than 2,200 faculty.

The Faculty Senate meets in 272 Bascom Hall at 3:30 p.m. on the first Monday of each month of the academic year except September and January.

FACULTY SENATE MEETING
Monday, 1 May 2017, 3:30 p.m.
272 Bascom Hall

A G E N D A
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1.    Memorial Resolutions for
2.   Announcements/Information Items.
    Forward Together: A New Era for Diversity and Inclusion.
3.    Question Period.

4.    Minutes of April 3, 2017 meeting. (consent)

5.    Officer Education Committee Annual Report for 2016-2017. (Fac doc 2683)

6.     Advisory Committee for the Office of Equity and Diversity Annual Report for 2015-2016. (Fac doc 2684)

7.     Committee on Faculty Rights and Responsibilities Annual Report for 2012-2016. (Fac doc 2685)

8.      Report of Elections to UW-Madison Faculty Committees for 2017-2018. (Fac doc 2686)

9.      Institutional Review Board Study report. (Fac doc 2687)

10.    Proposal to Merge the Department of Urban and Regional Planning with the Department of Landscape Architecture. (Fac doc 2688)

11.    Proposal to Change the Name of the Department of Zoology to the Department of Integrative Biology. (Fac doc 2689). 

12. Resolution in Support of Transgender Student, Faculty, and Staff (Fac doc 2690). (vote)


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 1 May 2017
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  Recording
 3 April 2017
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  Minutes
 6 March 2017
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 6 February 2017
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 5 December 2016
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 7 November 2016
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26 September 2016
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17 May 2016
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 2 May 2016
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 4 April 2016
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 7 March 2016
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 1 February 2016
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