UNIVERSITY RESEARCH COUNCIL
DR. GEORGE E. KLINZING, CHAIR
MINUTES --
NOVEMBER 1, 2001


The meeting was called to order at 2:37 p.m.

MINUTES/ANNOUNCEMENTS

No changes were requested to the minutes of the September 27, 2001 meeting.

  • Subcommittees have been formed in response to the Provost's charge. Time will be allotted during URC meetings for these subcommittees to meet.
  • Council was asked to contribute topics for the Brainstorming subcommittee to address.

REPORT OF THE DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF RESEARCH -- MICHAEL CROUCH

Crouch was not present at the meeting. He was attending a meeting of the Council on Governmental Relations.

NEW BUSINESS

Beckman relayed his experience in hosting research lunches in the School of Engineering and suggested that maybe something similar could be done on an institutional level.

Ness mentioned that faculty members might be interested in a University van traveling to Washington, D.C. Klinzing will contact Vince Johns regarding this.

 

The meeting adjourned at 3:05 p.m.

 

The remainder of the scheduled meeting time was devoted to subcommittee meetings.

 

cc: Elizabeth Baranger, N. John Cooper, Gerald Holder