Faculty Senate Agenda March 13, 2020

March 11, 2020

Purdue Northwest Faculty Senate


March 13, 2020

10:00 a.m., Portage Meeting Facility Room 113


  1. Determination of quorum.
  2. Call to order.
  3. Approval of the agenda.
  4. Approval of the minutes from February 14, 2020.
  5. Remarks by the Senate Chair (T. Elmendorf).
  6. Remarks by the Chancellor (T. Keon)
  7. New Business
    1. Curriculum documents and updates (Curriculum, L. Taylor).
  8. New Business: Documents for discussion.
    1. Revision of the Bylaws (Executive, T. Sindone)
    2. Suspension of programs (Ed Policy, K. Scipes)
    3. Proposal on the University budget (FAC – Budget Committee, O. Farook, D. Nalbone, G. Schultz)
  9. Discussion items.
    1. Final report of the Westville Committee (D. Feikes)
    2. Report on the work of the PNW Gen Ed Task Force (D. Pratt)
    3. Summer school
    4. Presentation on retention and the work of the TruePNW task force (R. Abuizam)
  10. Remarks by the Student Government representative (O. White, SGA President)
  11. Report of the University Senate/IFC representative (J. Pula).
  12. Open discussion (as time permits).
  13. Adjournment.

Committee room assignments:

Nominations and Awards: Foyer Room

Curriculum: PMF 104

All others (Ed Policy, Gen Ed and Assessment, Faculty Affairs, Student Affairs): PMF 113