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OUr Point: Weekly Bulletin from the Faculty Senate

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The August 3, 2020 special Faculty Senate meeting can be viewed on Microsoft Stream

Latest Links:

Fall Planning: https://www.ohio.edu/coronavirus 

Zoom Internet Security https://www.forbes.com/sites/moorinsights/2020/04/03/why-most-should-avoid-the-out-of-control-zoom-right-now/#3e50101e397b 

Budget FAQ: https://www.ohio.edu/budget/faq

Staff Furloughs: https://www.ohio.edu/budget/furloughs

Health Benefits and Prescription Presentation by Greg Fialko - PDF

"Money Matters" PowerPoint (10/16/19) - PDF

College of Arts & Sciences: "Money Matters" - PowerPoint (1/24/20) - PDF

Ohio University Psychology and Social Work Clinic Telepsychology Services: https://www.ohio.edu/cas/psychology/community-resources/psychology-social-work-clinic

International Students Relief Fund: https://bobcatsgive.ohio.edu/?cfpage=project&project_id=36062

Blackboard Upgrade: PDF

Keep Teaching: Faculty Senate and Colleague Volunteers
Ohio University Faculty-to-Faculty Assistance with Online Courses

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*This listing will be updated daily so check back for additional contacts if needed. Assistance with Blackboard and related online boarding will also be available through the colleges, OIT, and Instructional Design. If you have any questions about this listing of faculty, please contact Faculty Senate Chair Robin Muhammad at dearmon@ohio.edu.

Passed Resolutions
Pending Provost Signature

August 3, 2020

A Resolution on proposing a safe return to campus in Fall 2020. 

A Resolution demanding the reinstate of all instruction faculty, administrative employees, and classified employees who whose employment was terminated AY2019-2020.

July 6, 2020

A Resolution on retirement changes.

A Resolution amending the Faculty Handbook on student dress and appearance.

Current Signed Resolutions

Resolution to amend the Undergraduate Catalog on major residency for the Associate of Technical Study degree. 

PASSED May 4, 2020

SIGNED May 12, 2020

Resolution on guiding principles for revising department/school promotion and tenure documents for One OHIO.

PASSED March 2, 2020

SIGNED April 29, 2020

Resolution to Reimagine and Revise General Education.

PASSED February 3, 2020

SIGNED April 29, 2020

A Resolution to maintain academic excellence while promoting financial stability.

PASSED May 4, 2020

*No Signature Required

A Resolution to change promotion and tenure language in the Faculty Senate handbook necessitated by One Ohio. 

PASSED May 4, 2020

SIGNED July 9, 2020

A Resolution to change Faculty Senate handbook language required for One Ohio.

PASSED May 4, 2020

SIGNED July 9, 2020

A Resolution on faculty safety after COVID-19 suspension. 

PASSED May 4, 2020

*No Signature Required

A Resolution for the integration of faculty for One Ohio.

PASSED May 4, 2020

*No Signature Required

March 2, 2020

A Resolution in support of Classified Employees' Request for Recognition as a Bargaining Unit.

PASSED March 2, 2020

*No Signature Required

A Resolution on increasing transparency and shared governance for all budget-related issues.

PASSED March 2, 2020

*No Signature Required

A Resolution on guiding principles for One OHIO integration of tenure track faculty.

PASSED March 2, 2020

SIGNED April 29, 2020