Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Rice University Faculty Senate recordings and meeting minutes collection, 2005-2016 UA 088



creator Rice University
Title: Rice University Faculty Senate recordings and meeting minutes
Dates: 2005-2016
Abstract: This collection contains audio and video recordings of Rice University Faculty Senate meetings from 2005 and 2006, as well as meeting minutes from 2007-2016.
Identification: UA 088
Quantity: 2 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical Note

The Rice University Faculty Senate is a represenatative body of university faculty members, who convene in order to investigate, discuss, and decide on matters relating to academic affairs at the university. The Senate's powers, duties and membership, and its rules regulating elections and meetings are specified in the Rice University Senate constitution.

The Rice University Faculty Senate was created on Feburary 28, 2005, when it replaced the Faculty Council, the body that previously handled the aforementioned responsibilities. The Faculty Senate executive committee is comprised of ten faculty members, each representing different schools and departments.

(Excerpted from the Rice University Faculty Senate Homepage: http://professor.rice.edu/professor/faculty_senate.asp, Jun 14, 2011)


Scope and Contents

This collection contains audio and video recordings of the Rice University Faculty Senate meetings from 2005 and 2006, as well as meeting minutes from 2007-2016.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish from this material must be obtained from Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.


Index Terms

videotapes
audiotapes
Faculty
Rice University
Rice University

Related Materials

See also Faculty Council Records (UA 106)


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Rice University Faculty Senate Recordings, UA 88, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Acquisition Information

This material was transferred to Woodson Research Center May 26, 2007.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Audio recordings

Box cassette
1 1 FS meeting, 5-11-05
2 FS meeting, 8-24-05, part 1
3 FS meeting, 8-24-05, part 2



Series II: Video (VHS) recordings

Box Folder
1 - First meeting of Rice Univ. Faculty Senate, 5-11-05
- FS meeting, 8-24-05



Series III: DVD recordings

Box Folder
1 - FS meeting, 10-19-05
- FS meeting, 11-9-05
- FS meeting, 12-7-05
- FS meeting, 1-25-06
- FS meeting, 3-22-06
- FS meeting, 4-12-06, part 1 & 2
- FS meeting, 5-10-06, part 1 & 2



Series IV: Meeting minutes, 2007-2016

Box Folder
2 1 Rosters, 2007-2008
2 Meetings, 2007
3 Meetings, 2008
4 Meetings - executive committee, 2007-2008
5 Meetings, 2008-2009
6 Meetings, 2009-2010
7 Meetings, 2010
8 Meetings, 2011
9 Meetings, 2012
Folder Folder
3 1 Member and Executive Committee rosters, meeting schedules, minutes 2011-2012
Box Folder
3 2 Proposals and motions, 2011-2012
3 Approved proposals, 2012-2013
4 Meetings, 2013
5 Executive Committee meetings, 2013-2014
6 Meetings, 2013-2014
7 President Leebron, State of the University, Sept. 25, 2013
8 Working group reports, 2014
Box Folder
4 1 Meetings 2014-2015
2 Meetings, 2015-2016