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December 13, 2017 University Faculty Senate Meeting Agenda and Minutes

We meet in Statler Amphitheatre (one floor below Ballroom).  We meet at 3:30-5:00PM

Final Agenda:

Consent Items [2 min]

Charles Walcott

Announcements  [8 min]  [ slides   ]

Charles Van Loan (Dean of Faculty)

Student Housing Update  [25 min] [ slides   ]

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

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

Professor Rayna Kalas (English)

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)

Rick Burgess (IPP Vice President and  co-chair of SLCAG)
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  ]

MEETING MINUTES

COMBINED POWERPOINT SLIDES – 12-13-2017

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