TEXT OF PRESIDENT McCORMICK'S RESPONSE
TO SENATE REPORT ON ASSIGNMENT OF TEXTBOOKS:
I am writing in response to the University
Report on Possible Conflict of Interest in Assignment of Textbooks,
approved at its March 11, 2005 meeting.
administration is in agreement with the Senate’s
recommendations. These are reasonable and responsible means of
or perceived conflicts of interest and ensuring that textbook
made based on pedagogical merit.
members of the Senate’s Instruction,
Curricula and Advising Committee have my thanks for their thoughtful
and recommendations on this topic.
Dr. Philip Furmanski, Executive Vice President for