Faculty Senate Teaching Grants Committee
Minutes: November 9, 2000
Members Present: Rick Niswander, Hanna
Jubran, Harrell Allen, Matthew Mahar, Heather
Ries, Rose Postel, Lessie Bass, Ed Shumacher,
and Purificacion Martinez.
Members Absent: Jeff Shinpaugh, John
Whitehead, and Randy Joyner.
Ex-Off. Member with vote present:
Maggie O'Hara, Rep. of Fac.Chair/Business
Ex-Off. Members without vote present:
Dot Clayton, Rep. of VCAA/Fac. Dev.
Anna Vance, Rep. of VC for Health
The meeting was called to order at 3:35 by
the Chair, Rick Niswander. The minutes
for the meeting of October 27, 2000 were
The committee discussed the next twelve
proposals, #2001-TS-9 through #2001-TS-20,
which were all for teaching stipends only.
The Chair noted that as only ten remained,
the committee would probably finish
considering the proposals at the next
meeting. Since these were all dual proposals
for summer stipends and project expenses, he
reminded the committee that it would be
possible to fund the summer stipend portion
without funding the project expenses if they
were deemed inappropriate. He then suggested
that people give the expenses a separate
ranking to make it easier to determine
whether or not they were necessary to the
The meeting adjourned at 5:00.