December 5, 2017

Agenda

  1. Approval of Minutes of November 7, 2017

  2. Memorial Resolution for Arthur L. Koch

  3. Executive Committee Business (10 minutes)
    Alex Tanford, Faculty President

  4. Presiding Officer’s Report (10 minutes)
    Lauren Robel, Provost

  5. Question/Comment Period
    Faculty who are not members of the Council may address questions to Provost Robel or President Tanford by emailing bfcoff@indiana.edu.

  6. Proposed changes to policy BL-ACA-D7 Elected Policy Committees in Schools and Colleges (5 minutes)
    [Action Item]
    Alan Dennis, Chair of the Faculty Affairs Committee

    Current Policy
    B18-2018: Proposed changes to BL-ACA-D7 Elected Policy Committees in Schools and Colleges

  7. Questions/comments on the proposed changes to policy BL-ACA-D7 Elected Policy Committees in Schools and Colleges (10 minutes)

  8. Proposed Royalty Policy for Instructor-Developed Classroom Materials (10 minutes)
    [Action Item]
    Alan Dennis, Chair of the Faculty Affairs Committee

    B20-2018: Proposed Royalty Policy for Instructor-Developed Classroom Materials

  9. Questions/comments on the proposed Royalty Policy for Instructor-Developed Classroom Materials (20 minutes)

  10. Proposed Resolution Opposing the Taxation of Tuition Waivers (10 minutes)
    [Action Item]
    Jesse Molesworth, Secretary

    B19-2018: Proposed Resolution Opposing the Taxation of Tuition Waivers

  11. Questions/comments on the proposed Resolution Opposing the Taxation of Tuition Waivers (20 minutes)

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