Academic Council Meeting
April 18, 2019
3:30 – 5:00 PM
0012 Westbrook Building (Divinity School)


1. Welcome / Announcements

2. Approval of minutes from the March 21, 2019 meeting (minutes)

3. CONSENT ITEM: Year-end reports for the following committees: Academic Programs, University Priorities, Global Priorities and Athletic Council
(Academic Programs Committee Report)
(University Priorities Committee Report)
(Global Priorities Committee Report)
(Athletic Council Report)

4. Discussion of Revisions to Faculty Governance (Ombuds, Faculty Hearing Committee and a Potential Faculty Professionalism Council)

5. Open discussion as time permits

6. [EXECUTIVE SESSION]: Honorary Degrees for Commencement 2020. Candidates proposed have been posted on the Academic Council’s Sakai site since 3/25/19. Q & A if needed before vote is conducted at the May 9th meeting