Senate started out their meeting hearing from Sindy Flemming – the director of CMIE about programming, learning opportunities, and general updates.CMIEs international student counselors and sustained dialogue programs are still going strong and they are also experimenting by adding more programs like the biweekly coffee hours. After Sindy, Senate heard from Greta Fure who gave updates on all things graduation and gradfest. A highlight includes commencement moving to the quad this year. The final speaker at Senate was President David Anderson who gave a general update and responded to questions from senators. This week senate also made a decision on how to spend Capital Improvements money this year by purchasing a new storage unit to house club sports equipment and two new sustainable waste units for campus.
Link to the minutes from President Anderson Addressing Senate. Note that these minutes are were previously separated, but are now public.