It should be a matter of great concern to the Senate that part of the content of Task Force recommendations are not motivated by budget cutting. The Task force was not only exercising functions that belong in the University Budget Committee, but also in AP&P. More importantly, what we have taken as a budget cutting committee is more than that. Whatever is mainly policy driven needs to be identified and reviewed as such.
Linnea Alexander of English asked about the 6.5 million in carry forward from last year within Academic Affairs. The provost accounted for this as a combination of funds as follows: