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December Senate

Wednesday, December 13, 3:30-5:00pm

Statler Amphitheatre (floor below Ballroom)


Final Agenda [ complete slide deck  ]

Consent Items [2 min]

Charles Walcott

Announcements  [8 min]  [ slides   ]

Charles Van Loan (Dean of Faculty)

Report from the Financial Policy Committee [20 min] [ slides  ]

Professor Rayna Kalas (English)

Student Housing Update  [25 min] [ slides   ]

Mike Kotlikoff (Provost)
Ryan Lombardi (Vice President for Student and Campus Life)

Sustainability and Climate Action Plan: A Progress Report [20 min] [  slides  ]

Sustainable Campus
Climate Action Plan
Sustainability Plan
Cornell Institute for Climate Smart Solutions (CICSS)
Presidents Sustainable Campus Committee (PSCC)
Senior Leaders Climate Action Group (SLCAG)
Infrastructure, Properties, and Planning (IPP)

Bert Bland (IPP Associate Vice President for Energy and Sustainability and co-chair of PSCC)
Mike Hoffman (Professor of Entomology, Director of CICSS and co-chair of PSCC)
Brian Chabot (Professor Emeritus of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, PSCC Executive Committee)

A Proposal for a Carbon Fee for Cornell Business Travel [15 min] [  slides  ]

Professor Bob Howarth (Ecology and Evolutionary Biology)

Last Updated: December 15, 2017 at 6:21 am