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SENATE: From the Senate Office

The following agenda is published in accordance with the Faculty Senate Rules.
Questions may be directed to Carolyn Burdon either by telephone at
(215) 898-6943 or by e-mail at

Agenda of Senate Executive Committee Meeting
Wednesday, January 16, 2002
3-5:30 p.m.

  1. Approval of the minutes of December 12, 2001
  2. Chair's Report
  3. Past Chair's Report on Academic Planning and Budget and Capital Council
  4. Elect Chair of Senate Nominating Committee
  5. Select Senate Committee on Committees
  6. Select Faculty Members of Council Committee on Committees
  7. Informal discussion with Provost Barchi, including Economic Status of the Faculty and Provost Review of Salaries and an Update on the Strategic Planning Process
  8. Other new business
  9. Adjournment by 5:30 p.m.

Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 18, January 15, 2002


January 15, 2002
Volume 48 Number 18

Jim Lehrer, an award-winning journalist from PBS, will deliver the commencement address at Penn on May 13.
A newly created endowed chair at CHOP is in memory of one endocrinologist and will be held by another endocrinologist, a long-time Penn faculty member.
The Open Forum on the Strategic Plan, originally scheduled for today, will be held on Monday, January 28 in 200 College Hall.
The Senate Committee on the Economic Status of the Faculty issues their annual report which has countless comparisons and conclusions.
A memorial service will be held today for a Wharton junior who died over the winter break.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday for a staff couple who both died over break.
The Penn's Way Campaign concludes its weekly drawings and has named a grand prize winner for the iBook.