University Council Meeting
February 7, 2000
3:00-5:00 PM


  1. Adoption of Agenda

  2. Announcement of approval and posting of minutes of December 6, 1999. These minutes have been voted on electronically, and have been posted on the University Web.

  3. New Business

    First Reading Commission on Graduate Studies and Policies Resolution 1999-2000B
    Resolution Regarding Merger of the Agricultural and Applied Economics and Economics Ph.D. Degrees into a Single Ph.D. Degree in Economics

    First Reading Commission on Undergraduate Studies and Policies Resolution 1999-2000A
    Resolution Regarding the Membership of the University Athletic Committee

    First Reading Virginia Tech Staff Senate Resolution 1999-2000A
    Revision to the Bylaws Amendment Procedure of the Virginia Tech Staff Senate

  4. Ongoing Business

    Approval of the Collective Commission Minutes.

  5. Announcements

    Presentation/Discussion of Commission Agendas for Spring Semester

  6. Discussion

    Introductory Discussion of a Draft Conflict of Interest Policy for Faculty
    Presenters: Len Peters, Janet Johnson, Joe Merola, Malcom McPherson

  7. Adjournment