May 26, 2000
The Committee met twice, once in June, and once in October. Both meetings were concerned with the election of the chair, and expressions of appreciation of the continuing excellent service of the secretary, Professor Jere Behrman.
The Committee reviewed its relationship to the school Committees and decided not to hold an informal meeting with CAFR chairs. Instead, the Committee distributed informational letters to members of the faculty, the deans, and CAFR chairs.
The Committee received no inquires or appeals of actions relating to issues of academic freedom; no inquiries were forwarded to the Committee from the Faculty Senate.
The Committee did not receive a response from the Senate Executive Committee in response to its report on Post-Tenure Review. A follow-up inquiry is planned.
--Oscar H. Gandy, Jr., Chair
May 10, 1999
The 1998-1999 Senate Committee on Academic Freedom and Responsibility (SCAFR) considered the following issues:
--Susan Watkins, Chair
Almanac, Vol. 47, No. 3, September 12, 2000