Notice Given: 02/27/2017
Current Status: Approved 03/15/2017
Motion Type: Legislation
Sponsor: Bill Harbaugh (Economics)
1.1 WHEREAS the naming, or renaming, of an academic unit is considered a major event in the history of the institution, requiring due consideration, appropriate due diligence, and consultation; and
1.2 WHEREAS currently there is no UO policy providing guidance and structure for this process;
1.3 WHEREAS the UO Board of Trustees has sole authority to name any campus, school, college, department or equivalent in recognition of an individual or organization;
2.1 BE IT THEREFORE MOVED that the University Senate approves the newly proposed Naming Academic Units policy as outlined in the Related Documents.