THE MINUTES OF THE MARSHALL UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE MEETING
HELD ON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2012, AT 4:00 P.M. IN
ROOM BE5 OF THE MEMORIAL STUDENT CENTER

MEMBERS PRESENT: Eldon Larsen (Chair), Rex McClure, Shane Tomblin, Nancy Lankton, Daesung Ha, Uday Tate, James Sottile, Harold Blanco, Tina Cartwright, Mark Zanter, Larry Stickler (Assistant Chair), Fredrick Bartolovic, Sandra Prunty, Muhammad Amjad, Gary McIlvain, Susan Welch, John Biros, Jamil Chaudri, Scott Simonton, Cam Brammer (Recording Secretary), Kevin Law, Marianna Linz, Marcus Hadler, Kristi Fondren,  Aley El-Shazly, Wendy Trzyna, Carl Mummert, Alfred Akinsete, Suzanne Strait, John Sammons, Sandra Stroebel, Bizunesh Wubie, Lori Ellison, Jerry Garrett, Burnis Morris, Zach Tankersley, Charles Clements, Piyali Dasgupta, Jung Han Kim, John Wilkinson, Jim Denvir, Travis Salisbury, John Krstenansky, Stephanie Anderson, Thom Walker, Karen McNealy (AFC) and Tracy Christofero (Graduate Council).MEMBERS ABSENT:  Mike Murphy, Yi-Po Chiu, Barbara Tarter, Paige Muellerleile, Susan Gilpin, Eric Migernier, Pamela Mulder, Derrick Kolling, Bin Wang, Tom Hisiro,  Wesam Bolkhir, Fadi Alkhankan, Emine Koc, and Gretchen Beach.PARLIAMENTARIAN:  Cheryl BrownGUESTS: Allan Stern, Rudy Pauley, Gayle Ormiston, Donna Spindel, Michael Prewitt, Paulus Wahjudi, Elizabeth Hanrahan, Wael Zatar, Marty Amerikaner, Janet Dooley, R.B. Bookwalter, Matt Turner, Michael McGuffey, Jan Fox, Monica Brooks, Deana Mader, and President Stephen Kopp.Declaring that there was a quorum, Faculty Senate Chair, Dr. Eldon Larsen called the meeting to order at approximately 4:00 p.m.

1)    Additional parking spaces in the Commerce Avenue lot be designated for faculty/staff parking.       Specifically, the Committee is asking that 11 rows continuous to the gated area to the east be designated as faculty/staff parking and that when construction is completed, the 5 additional rows freed up be also designated as faculty/staff to serve the new inhabitants of the Biotechnology and Engineering Building.
2)    The Handicap parking spaces in the F lot and Engineering lot be reviewed for adequacy according to both ADA requirements and what had been previously available, increasing the number of spaces if necessary. 
3)   Access to the sidewalk of the north side of 3rd avenue is allowed to enable use of the crosswalk     and light in that location and that the gated area on Commerce Ave be moved approximately 3 feet to allow access to the sidewalk in that location. WAS MOVED, SECONDED, AND APPROVED.    Posted minutes in the faculty senate office.Tuition increases should go toward faculty salaries.PEIA: no increase in the cost specialty dugs and no increase in out of pocket.

THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:32 P.M.Respectfully Submitted,                                                                                               
Dr. Camilla Brammer, Recording Secretary

Faculty Senate

*Pending the approval of the University President.