University of Dayton Chapter
American Association of University Professors
Sep 8, 2011 Minutes Unapproved)
Roesch Library Room 501, 3:00 p.m.
Presiding: Joseph Watras
The first order of business was the review of the minutes from 14 April 2011. The attendees approved them unanimously.
The treasurer offered his report showing the financial standing of the chapter. The chapter has about $280 available.
There was considerable discussion about post tenure review at the University. The chapter will present a letter to the Academic Senate explaining what the members believe are the controversial aspects of the plan.
Another point of discussion was the report in the 2 September issue of the Flyer News about the application to form a chapter of the Society of Free Thinkers on campus. There was no resolution.
The chapter will meet again on 20 October at 4:30pm in Roesch Library Room 501.
Dr. Joseph Saliba has offered to meet with the chapter on November 18 at 3pm to hold a conversation about University affairs. The chapter will hold the session in Kennedy Union 310 at 3pm. Coffee, tea, and snacks will be available.