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Minutes for the Academic Year 2010-2011

  • Minutes for Council Meeting, September 23, 2010 (pdf)
    – Nominations of candidates for Earned Degrees
    – Election of Faculty Hearing Committee
    – Updates/Plans for the coming year
    – Bylaw change regarding annual Academic Council Election
    – Update on the University’s Financial Situation
  • Minutes for Council meeting, October 21, 2010 (pdf)
    – Update from President Brodhead regarding the October Board of Trustees Meeting
    – “Budget 101″
    – Changes to Processing Summer Salary for Faculty
    – [Executive Session] Discussion/Approval of honorary degrees for 2011 Commencement
  • Minutes for Council meeting, November 18, 2010 (pdf)
    – Report from the Chair of the Faculty Scholar Committee
    – Update regarding Global Duke
    – Approval for the creation of the Global Priorities Committee
    – Approval of the language for the new summer salary policy to go into the Faculty Handbook
  • Minutes for Council meeting, December 2, 2010 (pdf)
    – Duke in China – Vice President and Vice Provost, Global Strategy & Programs, Greg Jones
    – University Athletics at the National Level – Professor Charles Clotfelter
    – A view of the budget for Duke Athletics – Professor Richard Hain
    – Update regarding Duke’s Athletic Council – Professor Jim Coleman, Chair
  • Minutes for Council meeting, January 20, 2011 (pdf)
    – Presentation regarding the E-Learning Roadmap Project
    – Academic Council Chair nominating Committee Report
    – Two proposals from the Fuqua School of Business: 1) for converting their local Master of Management Studies (MMS) pilot program to permanent degree status and 2) for the creation of a Global MMS program and degree
  • Minutes for the Council meeting, February 24, 2011 (pdf)
    – Election of Academic Council Chair
    – Vote – Approval of Fuqua Local MMS Degree
    – Presentation regarding DukeEngage
    – Report from the Faculty Diversity Initiative
  • Minutes for the Council meeting, March 24, 2011 (pdf)
    – Open Access Policy Update
    – Updates from President Brodhead regarding the February Board of Trustees meeting and Duke-Kunshan plans
  • Minutes for the Council meeting, April 21, 2011 (pdf)
    – Election of ECAC members
    – Election of the Faculty Secretary
    – 2010 Faculty Survey Report
    – An Overview of Research and Research Administration at Duke University
    – [Executive Session]: Honorary Degrees 2012 – Information item – vote taken at the May Council meeting
  • Minutes for the Council meeting, May 12, 2011 (pdf)
    – Nomination of Candidates for Earned Degrees
    – Report on the activities of the Academic Programs Committee
    – Report from the Chair of the University Priorities Committee
    – Report from the Chair of the Athletic Council
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