Faculty Senate
Georgia Southern University

Current Senate Business

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Agenda 10-16-2018

Librarian’s report october 2018

September 5 minutes


SWOT Analysis: SWOTDraftJan24-Color

SACSCOC prospectus. Posted on Digital Commons

Motion Requests:

Motion_ Guidelines for the Faculty Grievance Committee

Attachment: Faculty Grievance Procedures

Motion to accept changes to the faculty handbook


Summary of Faculty Handbook Changes d5

Handbook Sections 304 305 (Corrected and Reviewed by Candace and FWC)

Handbook Sections 318 319 321.02 321.05 (Corrected and Reviewed by Candace and FWC)

Handbook Sections 322 01-08 (Corrected and Reviewed by Candace and FWC)

Requests for Information:

On Senate Agenda


Faculty Workload Equity

Gap Funding

Grants, Budget and Timing

Intercampus Travel and University vehicles

Parking Fees 

Release of Summer Incentive Money to Departments

The Early Alert system for informing students in core classes of their academic status has been changed since last year and is not functioning properly.

University, College, and Departmental Budget Transparency



Curriculum Approval Process for Recommendations by OWGs

E-Core student success report accuracy

Attachment:E-Core stats with comments

Enforcing Summer Registration Limits 

RFI – Faculty Salaries for 2018-19

Timetable for Naming Successful Candidates in Recent Internal Search

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: 10/12/2018

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