Academic Council / Annual Faculty Meeting
March 22, 2018
3:30 – 5:00 PM
0012 Westbrook Building (Divinity School)

1. Welcome / Announcements

2. Reflections from President Price

3. Approval of minutes from the February 15, 2018 meeting (minutes)

4. VOTE: Proposed master’s degree in Critical Asian Humanities (Proposal) (Provost's memo) (APC resolution)

5. Question submitted to the Executive Vice President & the Vice President for Administration concerning the changes to Duke’s 403-B Retirement Plan:

  • What prompted the changes to our retirement plans, and why the particular change that was announced?
  • That is, why are we moving to just one vendor, and why Fidelity in particular?
  • Is the decision final?
  • Was the decision made in keeping with the Christie Rules?

Reception to follow meeting