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The Steering Committee Logbook 2017-2018

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The Steering Committee Logbook

Academic Year 2017-2018

April 3, 2018
University Committee on Faculty Affairs Salary Recommendations
Formation of an Ad Hoc Committee to Review and Recommend Changes to Bylaws- Updated and Review
Bylaw Language Defining Fixed-Term
Formation of Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct
Collated University Council Input on Presidential Search
MSU's Relationship Violence & Sexual Misconduct Expert Advisory Work Group Discussion
Classroom Safety
Health Care Benefits
Mathematics Reform

March 13, 2018
Faculty Health Care Council Slate of Nominees, for Selection
UCC Letter Regarding Difficult Topics
Formation of an Ad Hoc Committee to Review and Recommend Changes on the Board of Trustees and University Bylaws
Report on Input for President Search
Presidential Search Committee Composition
Application Based Sexual Assault Reporting System

February 20, 2018
Slate of Nominees for the Steering Committee At-Large
Slate of Nominees for the Athletic Council, for Endorsement
University Committee on Curriculum Report
Next Steps Following the Vote of No Confidence in the Board of Trustees - Discussion

January 9, 2018
Faculty Grievance Office (FGO) Name Change
Faculty Health Care Council Slate of Nominees, Election Replacing William Davidson
Letter of Support for Purdue Academic Governance
Faculty Composiiton and Diversity Data
Freedom of Speech on Campus
Mid-Semester Feedback Discussion
Proposed Changes to the Student Rights and Responsibilities Document

November 7, 2017
Behavioral Threat Assessment Team Report, Amy Ray, Detective, InvestigativeDivision, MSU Police Department
Big Ten Alliance Academic Governance Meeting Report, Dr. Laura McCabe
Mental Health and Support at MSU, David Weismantel, M.D., M.S., University Physician and Interim Executive Director of Student Health and Wellness
General Student Regulation, Lorenzo Santavicca, ASMSU President (Appendix B)

October 3, 2017
Relationship, Violence and Sexual Misconduct Policy (RVSM) and Annual Report
Possible Future Plans to Address Course Scheduling Issues where Academic Governance is Likely Very Important
Role of Student Instructional Rating System (SIRS) in Faculty Evaluation, Establishing an Ad Hoc Committee to Assess Evaluation of Teaching Effectiveness, Reports from University Committee on Faculty Affairs (UCFA)
Search Procedure Document to Guide the Search for a New University Ombudsperson, Review and Approval

September 5, 2017
Proposed East Lansing Income Tax and How Faculty can Respond
   (click on): https://cabs.msu.edu/news/key-issues/issue-docs/EL-income-tax.html
Mid-Semester Feedback Instrument
Role of Student Instructional Rating System (SIRS) in Faculty Evaluation, Establish an Ad Hoc Committee to Assess Evaluation of Teaching Effectiveness
2018 Health Care Plan Design