Monday, October 3, 2022


9:30 a.m. Monday, October 3, 2022

(Live meeting at Old Capitol Conference Center, Meeting Room A, 2d Floor, Old Capitol Mall, With Zoom Connection.


  1. Approval of Minutes of September 5, 2022 Meeting (Minutes Distributed).
  2. List of New Emeritus Faculty Members

NAME                        College    Retirement Date

Mary Grace Elson    CCOM      8/20/22

James Enloe              CLAS         9/1/22

Richard Hichwa        CCOM      10/3/22

Will Jennings            CLAS        7/1/22

Adan Johnson         CCOM      7/2/22

Samuel Kuperman   CCOM      7/1/22

Charles Lynch          CPUB       7/2/22

Alan MacVey            CLAS        7/1/22

Cindy Marek             CDEN       7/16/22

Raymond Montzer  CLAS        7/1/22

Sudhakar Reddy       CEND        9/13/22

Pat Schlievert           CCOM      7/1/22

Scott Schnell            CLAS          7/1/22

Leslie Schwaim        CLAS        7/1/22

Thomas Vaughn      CPUB         7/2/22

Blake Whitten          CLAS         7/1/22

(All of these new Emeritus Faculty received a letter of Welcome from me to the U of I Emeritus Faculty Association. A copy of this letter was sent to EFC members on Thursday.  Suggestions for improvement are invited.)

  1. Review of Recently Deceased Emeritus Faculty
    (Followed by Moment of Silence)

Eugene Parrott         CPHAR      7/26/22

Jun Kimura                CCOM     3/3/22

Benny Hawkins       CDEN        8/31/22

Charles Kremenak  CDEN        9/1/22

Yvonne Slatton       CLAS         9/8/22

Martha Carpenter  CNUR      9/11/22

  1. Permissive Conferral of Emeritus Status for Richard Hoffman and Ed Pennington. (Request Files Distributed)
  2.  Reports from EFC Committees
    Elections: Gilbert & Cole

Program: Anderson & Westefeld

Lecture Series; Gardinier, Gilbert & Scott-Conner

Communications: Lenth & Gardinier

  1. Reports from Liaisons to University Committees

Campus Planning: Anderson

Faculty Senate & Council: Gardinier & Rasmussen

FRIC: Shirazi & Sorofman

Hancher & Art Museum: Valde

Libraries: Lenth & Cole

Parking & Transportation: Odegaard & Scott-Conner

President’s Committee on Athletics – Hines

Recreational Services – Atchison

Senior College: Mitros (Ex Officio)

UIRA: Cobb

  1. Old Business (None known beyond Items 3 and 5 above carried over from September 5 meeting.)
  2. New Business – Members Please Suggest
  3. Guest Speaker via Zoom (10:30 a.m.) Rebecca Olson, University Benefits Office. Topic: “Emeritus Faculty Health Insurance Benefits Program for 2023.”
  4. Adjourn