Faculty Senate
Georgia Southern University

Current Senate Business

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Agenda: agenda 11-27-2017

Librarian’s report: Senate Librarians Report Nov 2017ed3

Senate Minutes: Faculty Senate Minutes 11-27-2017


SACSCOC prospectus.

General Information Final Narrative 09012017

1. Abstract Final Narrative 09012017

2 . Background Final Narrative 09012017

3. Assessment of Need Final Narrative 09012017

4. Description of the Change Final Narrative 09012017

5. Faculty Final Narrative 09012017

6. Library Final Narrative 09012017

6. Library Final Narrative 09012017

7. Student Support Services Final Narrative 09012017

8. Physical Resources Final Narrative 09012017

9. Financial Support Final Narrative 09012017

10. Evaluation and Assessment Final Narrative 09012017

Motion Requests:

Dr. Candy Schille










Addition of Senate Executive officer President-Elect-approved by the President 11/29/2017

Change title of Senate Moderator to Senate President-approved by the President 11/29/2017

Attachment: Consolidated Bylaws -Draft 10-10-2017


New Standing Committee – Planning, Budget, and Facilities Committee

Consolidated Senate Apportionment and Membership for New Georgia Southern

Attachment: Consolidating-Senate-Membership-Motion-5-11.3.2017

New GSU Senate Meeting Structure

Attachment: Senate Meeting Structure Motion 6 11.2.2017

Revised Policy for Course Withdrawal-approved by the President 11/29/2017

Attachment: Dropping or Withdrawing from Courses

New Policy for Limited Grade Forgiveness-approved by the President 11/29/2017

Attachment: Limited Grade Forgiveness Policy

Revised Policy for Withdrawing from the University-approved by the President 11/29/2017

Attachment: Withdrawing from the University

Revised Academic Standing Policy-approved by the President 11/29/2017

Attachments: Academic Standing Policy Visual

Academic Standing Policy

Requests for Information:

Budget and Funding of Shooting Sports Education Centerresponse posted

Timetable for Naming Successful Candidates in Recent Internal Search

Task Force for Campus Implementation of HB 280response posted

Faculty pay over 12 months rather than 10response posted

Qualifications, need and search processes for associate chairs and deans-response posted

Timeline for Consolidation of Promotion and Tenure Guidelinesresponse posted













Discussion Items:

New Consolidated College Structure

Fall graduation, reading day and final exam week


















For archives of Motions, RFIs, and Discussion Item Requests: please go to Digital Commons.

Last updated: 1/2/2018

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