University of Iowa


Tuesday, September 19, 2000

3:30 p.m.

Old Capitol, Senate Chamber




I.                    Call to Order

II.                 Approvals

a.       Minutes (Attachment 1)

b.      Senate Replacements (Attachment 2)

c.       Committee Replacements

MOTION: The Faculty Senate approves the following appointments to University and Senate Committees, as recommended by the Committee on Committees and the Faculty Council.


Committee on University Libraries: Jonathan Wilcox (English) to replace Carin Green (Classics) for the academic year 2000-2001.


Committee on Governmental Relations: Downing Thomas (French and Italian) to replace Margaret Mills (Russian) for the academic year 2000-2001


Research Council: Leslie Schwalm (History) to replace Allen Steiberg (History) for Fall 2000.


III.               Old Business

a.       Committee Reports from Senate Session 1999-2000 (Attachment 3)

IV.              New Business

a.       Provost’s Annual Report to the Senate – Provost Whitmore (Attachment 4)

b.      Report from the FRIC (Funded Retirement and Insurance Committee) – Sheldon Kurtz (Attachment 5)

c.       Report from the Senate Governmental Relations Committee – Jim Torner

V.                 Adjournment



Senate Members & Guests: Please sign the attendance list before leaving the meeting.