Senate Steering Committee
May 8, 2008
3:00 -5:00 P.M.
The meeting was called to order at 3:00 PM
The minutes of the April 3 and April 24 Steering Committee meetings were approved.
Dr. Machen reported that he will meet with the Board of Trustees next week and will ask them for
the ability to make changes to the proposed reductions after the reductions have been approved in
order to continue to receive input on the proposed recommendations and make revisions as
The Steering Committee discussed the proposed budget cuts.
The Steering Committee will draft a resolution pertaining to the faculty input into the reduction
process. The resolution will be presented to the Senate at the May 15, 2008 meeting.
The Steering Committee heard comments from guests who attended the meeting.
The agenda for the May 15, 2008 Senate meeting was approved.
The meeting adjourned at 4:57 PM