Note: Complete proceedings of the meeting were recorded and are available at Below are the Action Items and the Roll Call.

Action Items

  • Motion to approve deactivation of the Mathematics Education Graduate Major (MA, MS, PhD) – Key #740.
    • Motion passed with 86 votes in favor, 1 vote in opposition and 4 abstentions
  • Motion to approve deactivation of the Science Education Graduate Major (MA, MS, PhD) – Key #741.
    • Motion passed with 87 votes in favor, 1 vote in opposition and 4 abstentions
  • Motion to approve the use of Emerit, along with Emeritus and Emerita, and allow tenured faculty to request for which term they prefer to be considered upon retirement.
    • Motion passed with 74 votes in favor, 0 votes in opposition and 5 abstentions

Roll Call

Members Present:

Agricultural Sciences: Auer (remote), Bohnert (remote), Burkholder (remote), Change (remote), Contreras (remote), Crannell (remote), Hayes (remote), Jaiswal (remote), Melathopoulos (remote), Moyer (remote), Sidlauskas (remote), Vining (remote)

Associated Faculty: Alexis (remote), Aljets (remote), Anderson (remote), Bamberger (remote), Bird (remote), Bruce (remote), Cholewinski (remote), Cohen (remote), Dolan (remote), DuPont (remote), Fleming, Greenough (remote), Hansen (remote), Hayes (remote), Pappas (remote), Perez (remote), Rose (remote), Trelstad (remote), Waite (remote)

Business: Barnhart (remote), Chen (remote), Huff (remote), Obermire (remote), Olstad (remote)

Cascades: Dahl (remote), Geddes (remote), Zardinejad (remote)

Earth, Ocean, & Atmospheric Sciences: Becker (remote), Colwell (remote), Dever (remote), Fewings (remote), Walczak (remote)

Education: Golya (remote), McIntosh (remote)

Engineering: Bailey, Batten, Hurwitz (remote), Ideker (remote), Johnston, MacCarty (remote), Palmer (remote), Tadepalli (remote), Trejo (remote), Tucker (remote), Wong (remote)

Extension: Cruickshank (remote), Davis (remote), Edmunds (remote)

Forestry: Bailey (remote), D’Antonio (remote)

Hatfield Marine Science Center: Melissa Rieth (v. Moffett) (remote)

Liberal Arts: Barstow (remote), Boovy (remote), Boudet (remote), Paul Wanke (v. Chappell) (remote), Duncan (remote), Inderbitzin (remote), Kaplan (remote), Orosco (remote), Osei-Kofi (remote), Rodgers (remote), Shay (remote), Tilt (remote), Ward (remote), Zapata (remote)

Library: Boock (remote)

Pharmacy: Olstad (remote)

Public Health & Human Sciences: MacDonald (remote), Norcross (remote), Riportella (remote)


Science: Beisiegel (remote), Nathan Gibson (v. Bokil) (remote), Clark (remote), Gire (remote), McIntyre (remote), Lee (remote), Petsche (remote), Quick (remote), van Zee (remote), Walsh (remote)

Student Affairs: Archer (remote), Braxton-Nikia (remote), Creighton (remote), Harris (remote), Nishihara (remote), Stoll (remote), Whitebear (remote)

Veterinary Medicine: Holder (remote), Medlock (remote), Semevolos (remote)

Members Absent:

Agricultural Sciences: Busby, Dugger, Etherington, Garcia, Lambrinos, Tullos

Associated Faculty: Buckley,

Business: Paterson, Stornelli

Cascades: Bakos

Earth, Ocean, & Atmospheric Sciences: Lerczak

Education: No senators absent

Engineering: Abbas, Blunck, Fern, Jovanovic

Extension: Hein

Forestry: Magnuson, Maller

Hatfield Marine Science Center: No senators absent

Liberal Arts: Hamblin, Hurst, Johnston, Stout

Library: No senators absent

Pharmacy: Philmus

Public Health & Human Sciences: Bovbjerg, Ceraso, Hoffman, Kile


Science: Cheong, Halsey

Student Affairs: No senators absent

Veterinary Medicine: No senators absent

Ex-Officio members present:

Bunnage (remote), Feser, Gillies (remote), Heppell, Huber (remote), MacTavish (remote), Mellinger (remote), Smith (remote)

Non-Voting members present:



Grace Atebe (remote), Kristina Case (remote), Kim Cholewinski (remote), Jen Cohen (remote), Anne-Marie Deitering (remote), Toni Doolen, Hillary Egna (remote), Shelby Filley (remote), CJ Garcia (remote), Tamara Gash (remote), Alix Gitelman, Kerri Goergen-Doll (remote), Brenna Gomez (remote), Melinda Gonzalez (remote), Romeo Lopez Gonzalez (remote), Susan Helback (remote), Ping-Hung Hsieh (remote), Andrew Ketsdever (remote), Kim Kirkland (remote), Michelle Klotz (remote), Dan Larson (remote), Bob Mason, Philip Mote (remote), Tuba Ozkan-Haller (remote), Hannah Rempel (remote), Rick Settersten, Robbin Sim (remote), Lauren Skousen (remote), Yvette Spitz (remote), Caryn Stoess (remote), Lisa Templeton (remote), Richard Turk (remote), Scott Vignos (remote), Zach Welhouse (remote)