Auburn University Senate
November 15, 2022
Via Zoom  

meeting will open 15 minutes prior for signing in early if you care to do so.


Establish a Quorum

Approval of minutes for the Senate meeting of October 18, 2022.

Remarks and Announcements on University Matters
University Senate Chair: Dr. Mark Carpenter     
President: Dr. Christopher Roberts
Interim-Provost: Dr. Vini Nathan

Information Items

Update on Academic Policies
Presenter: Norman Godwin, Associate Provost for Academic Effectiveness

Policy project update (pdf)

Activity Report for Senate DEI Committee
Presenter: Melody Russell, Chair of Senate DEI Committee

DEI presentation (pdf)

Activity Report for Ad Hoc Committee on Rank above Professor
Presenter: Jada Kohlmeier, Chair of the Ad Hoc Committee

AU Ranks at Prof Level (pdf)
presentation (pdf)

Action Items
Vote for replacements to Senate Committees
Presenter: Octavia Tripp, Senate Secretary

Replacement nominees (pdf)

Vote on FALL 2023 Calendar Change (Change start date from Aug 21 to Aug 16)
Presenter: Karen Battye, Registrar

Calendar-revised changes (pdf)

New Business
Mark Carpenter, Senate Chair

Mark Carpenter, Senate Chair