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of Senate Executive Committee Meeting
Wednesday, February 6, 2002
of the minutes of January 16, 2002
- Past Chair's
Report on Academic Planning and Budget and Capital Council
- Elect Chair
of Senate Committee on Committees
on the Faculty Proposed Handbook Revision on Procedures for
the Establishment, Merger and Closing of Departments, Divisions
and Similar Entities Within Schools
discussion with Provost Barchi on the Strategic Plan
- Other new
by 5:30 p.m.
Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 21, February 5, 2002
February 5, 2002
Volume 48 Number 21
Nathanson Lecture will be given next week by Dr. Stanley
Prusiner, Nobel Laureate and Penn alumnus.
four years at the helm of the College House Program, Dr.
David Brownlee steps down as director and turns over the
wheel to a fellow faculty master.
Spring Recess? Well, now it is Spring Break--at least on the
Calendar--to be consistent with Fall Break.
than a dozen committees, a multi-year timeline, five institutional
goals, six academic priorities, and several organizational priorities
and the result is a new Strategic
Plan which will soon be published For Comment.
Committee on Communications reports on its findings from a one-year
review of the Policy on Privacy in the Electronic Environment.
safety is a multi-step challenge.
Health and Radiation Safety offers information, thermometer
exchange, and training for employees who handle hazardous substances.
make discoveries concerning King Midas, kidney disease,
Alzheimer's disease, immune system and major depressive disorder.
Foundation's latest awards go to 48 projects--from The
Art of Urbanism in Feudal Aquitaine to Evaluating a Hospital
Quality Improvement Model for Developing Countries.
tickets are available to attend Annenberg
Center events and a Basketball
Game at the Palestra.
Public Safety Institute provides the community with a glimpse
of police work from behind-the-scenes; the next program begins
tomorrow. Apply now.