May 20, 2009


SUBJECT:    May 26, 2009 Representative Assembly Meeting

Dear Colleagues:

Our final regular meeting of the 2008-09 academic year is scheduled for Tuesday, May 26 at 3:30 p.m., in the Center for Molecular Genetics Conference Room. The Notice of Meeting (agenda) and all pertinent documents may be found on the Senate's Web page at:

I particularly ask that you make every effort to attend as we have several agenda items requiring a formal vote. This month we will have the great pleasure of acting on nominations for the 2008-09 Faculty Research Lecturers. We have some legislative items of business on the agenda and will also hear the results of the recent election.

SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS: Of particular importance will be a presentation from the Committee on Faculty Welfare regarding faculty benefits and our discussion of the proposed revisions to the Standing Order of The Regents 100.4, Duties of the President and Draft Furlough/Salary Reduction Guidelines.

For help in reaching the Web site or to obtain a paper copy of the Notice of Meeting, please contact the Academic Senate Office at 858-534-3640. If at all times you prefer to receive a paper copy of the Notice of Meeting, let us know, and we'll put you on our mailing list.

If you cannot attend next week's meeting, please be sure to notify your alternate to do so in your stead. Your absence matters.

I look forward to seeing you on the 26th.


Daniel J. Donoghue, Chair
Academic Senate, San Diego Division

cc: Members of the San Diego Division