Faculty Senate

Faculty Senate Officers, Jan 2016 - May 2017
President: Marcia Hardy, Barry Smiley Endowed Professor; Assistant Professor; College of Business and Technology
Vice President: Joel Hicks, Associate Professor of Allied Health; Nursing and Allied Health
Secretary: Thomas Reynolds, Associate Professor of English; College of Arts and Sciences
Parliamentarian: Paula Christensen, Associate Professor; College of Education and Human Development


All agenda, including those for upcoming meetings, are posted in the window at right.

News Items
1. New Executive Council Term Begins
The new Executive Council conducted its first Faculty Senate Meeting in January, 2016.

2. Spring 2016 Commencement Ceremony

At the Spring 2016 Commencement Ceremony, the Faculty Senate presented NSU President, Dr. James Henderson, with a commendation extending their utmost appreciation to Dr. Henderson for his continuing leadership and outstanding service to faculty, students, and staff of the university.

3.  Faculty Senators participating in Leaders Against Litter Campaign March 2017

Faculty Senators join in the state wide Leaders Against Litter Campaign lending a hand to beautify Natchitoches.

Scheduled Meeting Dates and Times Academic Year 2016-2017

8/16/2016 Tuesday On-Call Week:  No Senate Meeting

9/20/2016 Tuesday:     3:30 PM      5:00 PM

10/18/2016 Tuesday:   3:30 PM      5:00 PM

11/15/2016 Tuesday:   3:30 PM      5:00 PM

1/17/2017 Tuesday:     3:30 PM      5:00 PM

2/21/2017 Tuesday:     3:30 PM      5:00 PM

3/21/2017 Tuesday:     3:30 PM      5:00 PM

4/18/2017 Tuesday:     3:30 PM      5:00 PM

Meetings are held at 3:30 PM at the Northwestern State University, Natchitoches Campus in Russell Hall Room 122 unless otherwise announced. 

(Room 122 is a dedicated WebEx Room which allows Senators unable to travel to the NSU Natchitoches Campus to participate in the Faculty Senate meeting.)