Archive of the Faculty Senate Issues, Resolutions and Reports

5/4/10: Campaign for Faculty Initiative

2/10/09: Resolution on Faculty Membership on the Strategic Planning Council

10/14/08: Presidential Debate resolution

5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Georgia S. St. Amand, Biology, Aug. 8, 2006
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Billy A. Barrios, Counseling Center/Psychology, Aug. 11, 2006
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Carl W. Nabors, School of Accountancy, Sept. 14, 2006
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Joseph C. Kiger, History, Sept. 17, 2006
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Joseph H. Bruening, Sociology, Sept. 19, 2006
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Michael L. Harrington, Philosophy and Religion, Oct. 8, 2006
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of William R. Reynolds, Geology and Geological Engineering, Dec. 2, 2006
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Winthrop D. Jordan, History, Feb. 23, 2007
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Michael T. "Miguel" Quevja, Modern Languages, March 15, 2007
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of William B. Keith, Biology, Nov. 7, 2007
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Donald S. Vaughn, Political Science, Dec. 13, 2007
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Christine B. Stokes, Dec. 28, 2007
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of S. Cabell Shull, Economics, March 3, 2008
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of Ismail Y. Ahmed, Chemistry, April 1, 2008
5/08: Resolution recognizaing with sadness the passing of Roscoe Boyer, Educational Psychology, April 2, 2008
5/08: Resolution recognizing with sadness the passing of James C. Butler, Library, April 28, 2008

4/08: Resolution Honoring John Williamson

3/08: Daycare resolution

3/08: Faculty Governance resolution

5/07: Campus smoking ban

10/9/07: Textbook resolution

8/12/07: Tolerance resolution
5/07: Executive Committee Resolution requesting Provost to assist with election process for University Standing Committees
4/29/08: IHL Presentation Rebalancing State Appropriations
4/29/08: AAUP report on Faculty Compensation

3/08: 2008 OSAAS Review Approved Report
3/08: NCAA Recommendations
3/08: NCAA Certification

9/07: Honors College Review

3/18/04: Resolution on university values, intellectual honesty, mutual respect and openness

03/22/05 Residential Colleges Task Force-Final Report

09/29/03 Blackboard Instructor Survey

09/29/03 Survey of Faculty Not Currently Using Blackboard

09/17/03 Baptist Memorial Physican Update

04/29/03 Faculty Discipline Policies

03/25/03 Initiative Package for Senate President and Secretary

11/14/02: Resolution re: Extension of the Probationary Period

11/14/02: Amendment to the Constitution: Conversion to a chair elect system

11/14/02: Amendments to the Constitution: Economics move to Liberal Arts

05/01/02: Letter to the Provost re: Business School Procedure

04/23/02: Resolution re: Business School Procedure

04/18/02 Academic Program Review, Dr. Eftink

03/21/02: A Process to be used in deciding...Economics faculty will transfer...

10/11/01: Selection and Appointment of Academic Administrators

09/01: Position statement on status of Higher Education

05/10/01*: Post-Tenure Review Policy

04/12/01: Motion presented by Academic Support Committee re: Fall Break 2001

03/15/01: University Faculty Senate position on new Mississippi flag.

02/08/01: Resolution...endorsing the rally...February 27, 2001

12/07/00: Resolutions regarding University Standing Committees

12/07/00: Proposed Changes to the Post Tenure Review Policy +
Copy of Whole Policy

12/07/00: Responses to survey regarding attendance prior to fall break

12/07/00: Post Tenure Review Policy

11/09/00*: Resolution on the Office of Research & Graduate School (1st passed 10/97)

11/1999: Resolution to address several aspects of new health insurance package

11/1999: University Policy on Faculty Participation in Academic Governance

04/1999: University Standing Committees including changes made by administration

04/1999: Proposed ByLaws Amendment, Election Process for Committees

03/1999: Copyright Policy: GAAC Approved

02/1999: Draft Revision: Proposed Standing Committees

[1999?]: 02/1999: Resolution re: the Faculty Club Board of Directors &
Historical Overview

[1999?]: Report of the Task Force re: creation of a new School

11/1998: Policy to Allow for the Extension of the Pre-Tenure Probationary Period

04/1998: Copyright Policy Revision Alternative to the proposed copyright policy (Myers-Jensen draft)

02/1998: Copyright Policy Revision. Proposed Copyright Policy for the University of Mississippi. (original proposal from University Research Board)

02/1998: Proposed Honor Code (date discussed)

01/1998: Discussion draft of a policy re: est. of off-campus courses & programs

11/1997: Resolution re: "tobacco settlement" money...state employee's health insurance

10/1997: Proposed Changesto the local Faculty Activity Report (date presented)

05/1997: Committee Restructuring Proposal