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Friday
Oct 22nd
2:10 pm

Senate Meeting

Zoom

Agenda Distributed On
Friday, October 15th 2021

RUTGERS UNIVERSITY SENATE
MEETING AGENDA
Friday, October 22, 2021, 2:10 p.m.

Remotely via Zoom

https://rutgers.zoom.us/j/98606119114?pwd=R0cxV1lNY3ZXeFFaU2UyTTg5SjRFUT09&from=addon

CALL TO ORDER, DETERMINATION OF A QUORUM, AND CHAIR’S REPORT – Jon Oliver, Chair

REPORT OF THE SECRETARY – Morgan Smith, Interim Executive Secretary of the Senate

ADMINISTRATIVE REPORT – Jonathan Holloway, University President

ELECTION OF STUDENT MEMBERS OF THE SENATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AND BOARD REPRESENTATIVES – This election is being held because no eligible candidates were nominated during the April 30, 2021Organizational meeting. Self-nominations have been solicited from eligible student Senators. (Candidates are eligible only if they are currently certified as University Student Senators.) Nominations may also be made from the floor during this meeting.

Voting Access Link: https://senate.rutgers.edu/election/2021-2022-student-leadership-election/#/

NEW BUSINESS  [Note: Article IV.A. of the Senate Bylaws states, “All new matters shall be referred to committee before coming to the Senate (unless extenuating circumstances apply, as indicated under section C.4…” Also, the Senate Executive Committee has authorized committee-of-the-whole discussions under New Business as appropriate, and time permitting.]

SENATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE REPORT – Peter Gillett, Senate Vice Chair

REPORTS OF THE REPRESENTATIVES TO BOARDS OF GOVERNORS AND TRUSTEES

REPORTS OF CAMPUS FACULTY LIAISONS

REPORTS OF CAMPUS STUDENT LIAISONS

ADJOURNMENT

*Note: Addition of items to the Agenda requires a two-thirds vote. There is an overall time limit of 3 hours for Senate meetings. Specific time limits are set for questions and debate, not for presentation of reports. After approval, extension of time limits requires a two-thirds vote.

Remaining 2021-22 University Senate Meetings
[Fall 2021:  All meetings will be held virtually in order to adhere to social distancing guidelines set forth by President Holloway in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Spring 2022: Unless otherwise noted and if large gathering restrictions are not continued, meetings will be held in the Multipurpose Room, College Avenue Student Center, College Avenue Campus in New Brunswick.]

November 19, 2021
December 10, 2021
January 21, 2022
February 18, 2021 (Camden)
March 25, 2022
April 29, 2022
 (The April 29 meeting may convene at 10:30 or 11:00 a.m. This meeting is the last of this year’s Senate, but will begin with the first meeting of next year’s Senate, at which Senate officers, Executive Committee members, and board representatives will be elected. The start time will be determined by the Senate EC in April 2022.)

 

No minutes have been recorded for this meeting.

Present Senators

Omer Abdel-Wahab Mason Ameri Fauzan Amjad Katie Anderson Rochelle Andrews Anil Ardeshna Amanda Azer Gloria Bachmann Andrea Baldi Joseph Barbarese Shannon Barlow Ashley Bernstein Debashi Bhattacharya Rajita Bhavaraju John Bogden Robert Boikess Detlev Boison Paul Boxer Mary Bridgeman Diane Brienza-Arcilla Emma Broggi Steve Buyske Georgia Cardoso William Castellano Sabrina Charles Jessey Choo Sadman Chowdhury Alison Clarke Taryn Cooper Christopher Crawford Perry Dane Tyrone Davidson Siatta Davis Victoria Den Bleyker German Drazer Adrienne Esposito Brian Everett Josefina Ewins Antoinette Farmer Mahnaz Fatahzadeh William Field Thomas Figueira Lucille Foster Lara Fougnies Daniel Fox David Garner Peter Gillett Ralph Giraud Jessica Gomes Lasantha Goonetilleke Ann Gould Michael Gower Andre Granadeiro Kemal Gursoy Franklin Halprin Masanori Hara Emmaleigh Hauck Martha Haviland Jonathan Holloway William Hu Arlene Hunter Maureen Hurd Shubon Husan Patricia Irizarry Saloni Javeri Galathara Kahanda Michael Kelly John Kettle Geza Kiss Kathryn Kovacs Danielle Kozlosky Gerard LaMorte Kayla Laraia Nicholas Linardopoulos Anthony Lino-Barbosa Liping Liu Rhonda Lyles Lisa Mahajan-Cusack Rupal Mansukhani Chiara Manzini Josephine Marchetta Joseph Markert Ivan Marsic Elizabeth Matto Monica Mazurek Kenneth McKeever Mary Mickelsen Stephanie Mignogna Joel Miller Paul Miranti Prabhas Moghe Jennifer Oberle Jon Oliver Tugrul Ozel Houshang Parsa Suja Patel Alexander Pichugin John Pintar Sofia Pinto-Figueroa Madai Poole Katherine Prihoda Sam Rabinowitz Rachel Riedel-Prabhakar Alicia Rivera Zainab Rizvi Olivia Robalino Monica Roth Nuria Sagarra Cynthia Saltzman Kevin Schroth Robert Schwartz Rob Scott Aanchel Shah Sue Shapses Awad Shawl Mi Shih Troy Shinbrot Martin Siederer Adrienne Simonds Barbara Sinacori Morgan Smith Frank Sonnenberg Menahem Spiegel Thomas Stephens Amanda Stroiman Thomas Struble Malachi Sutton Siddharth Swamy Ted Szatrowski Rachel Taipe Zhiqiang Tan George Tewfik Karen Thompson Lily Todorinova Jose Torres Thomas Tsakalakos Sean Valverde Cassandra Vega Issac Vellangany Jay Virani Lucio Volino Josee Westrich Carolyne White Laura Willett Thelma "Jeanna" Wirtenberg Melissa Woortman Laura Yamamoto

Excused Senators

Omer Abdel-Wahab Farid Alizadeh Andrea Baldi Sanjib Bhuyan Diane Brienza-Arcilla Rick Dool Chazz Fellenz Bingru Huang Jeffrey Levine James O'Connor Ranita Sharma

Absent Senators

Monica Adya Carole Allamand Jean Anderson Eloy Marie-Pierre Aubry Joseph Barone Gerald Beegan Wanda Blanchett Natalie Borisovets Jonathan Cabrera Sara Campbell Nancy Cantor Luis Carrero Dalya Chefitz Peter Cole Francine Conway Russell Crews David Daughety Adrienne Eaton Michelle Edelstein Nuralhoda Elsaid Clinton Emedom-Nnamdi Devin English Thomas Farris Cecile Feldman Vivian Fernandez Linda Flynn Isaiah Fudge Grace Guo Anna Haley Perry Halkitis Arash Hatefi Denise Hein Taja-Nia Henderson Wayne Hsueh Robert Johnson Rachel Kaye Bryan Knode Neil Kothari Jerome Kukor Adam Kustka Laura Lawson Lei Lei Ray Leibman David Lopez Carol Lutz Lisa Maddox Douglas Gwendolyn Mahon Krisellen Maloney Peter March Howard Marchitello Bruce Marich Norman Markowitz William McCarthy Charles Menifield Christopher Molloy David Moore Patricia Morton Kimberly Mutcherson Badri Nath Donna Nickitas Meera Patel Cathryn Potter Jonathan Potter Sharon Ryan Jason Samlin Stacy Schwartz Aman Shah Bijal Shah Michael Shapiro Brian Strom Matt (Monther) Tadros Paul Takhistov Piyushimita Thakuriah Mario Tommasi Valerie Valle James Walkup Xiaojue Wang Heidi Warde Ian Whitehead

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