Current Business

2020-2021 Fiscal Year

Calendar Item Docket Number Title of the Petition Status of the Item Final Action Taken Meeting Date
1621 1498 Consultation: Proposed Chapter 15 of the Faculty Handbook: Faculty Misconduct Consultation completed May 09, 2022
1620 1497 Emeritus Request: Annette Lynch Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Apr 25, 2022
1619 1488 Consultation: Courtesy Appointments, Faculty Handbook Discussion revealed that a retired UNI professor might need the status on top of emeritus status to continue some types of projects, such as having their name on a grant proposal. Consultation completed Apr 25, 2022
1618 1487 Consultation: Strategic Plan Update Consultation completed Apr 25, 2022
1617 1486 Consultation: 4 + 1 BA/MA Accelerated Program Model Consultation completed Apr 25, 2022
1616 1485 10.08 University of Northern Iowa Policy on Intellectual Property Rights Docketed for upcoming meeting Motion passed Policy was approved. Apr 25, 2022
1615 1484 Policy Authorizing Faculty Constitution Motion passed Policy was approved. Apr 25, 2022
1614 1496 Emeritus Request: Christian Ogbondah Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Apr 25, 2022
1613 1495 Emeritus Request: Anne Woodrick Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Apr 25, 2022
1612 1494 Emeritus Request: Dennis Dahms Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Apr 25, 2022
1611 1493 Emeritus Request: John Owusu Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Apr 25, 2022
1610 1492 Emeritus Request: Forrest Dolgener Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Apr 25, 2022
1609 1491 Emeritus Request: Mary Donegan-Ritter Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Apr 25, 2022
1608 1490 Emeritus Request: Deborah Gallagher Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Apr 25, 2022
1607 1489 Emeritus Request: Flavia Vernescu Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Apr 25, 2022
1606 1483 Consultation: Constructions Majors Request to Wear Construction Hats to Commencement Returned to ad hoc committee for revision of recommendations Senators will email the Chair with comments. These will be collected, summarized, and forwarded to President Nook. Mar 28, 2022
1605 1482 Regents Award for Faculty Excellence Motion passed Committee recommendations were approved in Executive Session Mar 28, 2022
1604 1475 Library Consultation with Faculty Senate Consultation completed Senators commented on how disturbing it was to not fully fund the Library. Mar 28, 2022
1603 1481 Proposed bylaws revision for new Senator delegation framework Motion passed Approved. Suggestions to committee for further changes in the Fall. Mar 28, 2022
1602 1480 Faculty Senate Handbook Motion passed Approved with Amendment. Suggestions to committee for further changes in the Fall. Mar 28, 2022
1601 1479 Emeritus Request: Jerome Soneson Motion passed Approved, pending a missing document. Mar 28, 2022
1600 1478 Emeritus request for Margaret Berghammer Motion passed Approved Mar 28, 2022
1599 1477 Emeritus Request James Jurgenson Motion passed Approved, pending a missing document. Mar 28, 2022
1598 1476 Emeritus Request for William Koch Motion passed Approved, pending a missing document. Mar 28, 2022
1597 1474 Advanced Studies Certificate: Clinical Mental Health Counseling Motion passed Curriculum changes approved Feb 28, 2022
1596 1473 Consultation: Green Dot initiative of the Office of Compliance and Equity Management Consultation completed Feb 28, 2022
1595 1472 Revisions to Policy 10.08 Returned to committee Feb 28, 2022
1594 1471 Faculty Handbook Committee Update Consultation completed Feb 28, 2022
1593 1470 Committee on Admission, Readmission, and Retention annual report. Report received Feb 28, 2022
1592 1469 Strategic Plan Update Consultation completed Feb 28, 2022
1591 1468 Consultation: Faculty Advancement Committee document Consultation completed Jan 24, 2022
1590 1467 Emeritus request for Betty Zan Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Jan 24, 2022
1589 1466 Emeritus request for Jody Stone Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Jan 24, 2022
1588 1465 Emeritus request for Mary Doyle Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Jan 24, 2022
1587 1464 Emeritus request for Kadiampatti Rajendran Motion passed Emeritus Request Approved Jan 24, 2022
1586 1463 Honorary degree consultation Consultation completed Jan 24, 2022
1585 1462 Additional CHAS Science/TECH Graduate Curriculum Proposals Motion passed Curriculum changes approved Dec 06, 2021
1584 1461 UNIFI Curriculum Proposals Motion passed Curriculum changes approved Dec 06, 2021
1583 1460 Emeritus request for JoAnn Schnabel Motion passed Emeritus request approved Dec 06, 2021
1582 1459 Emeritus request for Catherine Zeman Motion passed Emeritus request approved Dec 06, 2021
1581 1458 Proposed changes to the Regents Admissions Index (Kristin Moser, Kristin Woods, Terri Crumley) Consultation completed Dec 06, 2021
1580 1457 Emeritus request for Barbara Weeg Motion passed Emeritus request approved Oct 25, 2021
1579 1456 Emeritus request for Martha Reineke Motion passed Emeritus request approved Oct 25, 2021
1578 1455 Strategic Planning Update (Andrew Morse) Consultation completed Oct 25, 2021
1577 1454 Additional Curriculum Proposals Motion passed Curriculum changes approved Oct 25, 2021
1576 1453 CHAS Curriculum Proposals Motion passed Curriculum changes approved Oct 25, 2021
1575 1452 COE Curriculum Proposals Motion passed Curriculum changes approved Oct 25, 2021
1574 1451 CSBS Curriculum Proposals Motion passed Curriculum changes approved Oct 25, 2021
1573 1450 COB Curriculum Proposals Motion passed Curriculum changes approved Oct 25, 2021
1572 1449 UCC and GCCC Program Changes Docketed for upcoming meeting Motion passed Curriculum changes approved Oct 25, 2021
1571 1448 Endorsement of ISU-UI-UNI Joint Letter to the Board of Regents on COVID Procedures Motion passed Endorsed by the Senate Sep 27, 2021
1570 1447 COVID-19 Resolution: Senator Steve O'Kane Postponed indefinitely Sep 27, 2021
1569 1446 Emeritus request for Laura Terlip Motion passed Emeritus request approved Sep 27, 2021
1568 1445 Emeritus request for Karen Mitchell Motion passed Emeritus request approved Sep 27, 2021
1567 1444 GERC Update Consultation completed Sep 27, 2021
1566 1443 Emeritus request for Joyce Milambiling Motion passed Emeritus request approved Aug 23, 2021
1565 1442 Emeritus request for James McCullagh Motion passed Emeritus request approved Aug 23, 2021
1564 1441 Consultation: Budget Update (Michael Hager) Consultation completed Sep 27, 2021