Motion to reserve West Gym for academic purposes

Calendar Item: 
1088
Docket Number: 
986
First Name: 
Betty
Last Name: 
DeBerg
Present such facts as are needed to establish the importance of the problem your petition addresses and to indicate its present status: 

Whereas the Director of Intnercollegiate Athletics recently announced that he wants to remodel West Gym for wrestling, and

Whereas academic programs, including but not limited to UNI Museum, Department of Theatre, and Department of Communication Science and Disorders, especially the speech/hearing clinic, are in severe need of additional space

Clearly indicate the action you wish the Senate to take relative to your petition, beginning with the phrase, "Therefore, be it resolved....": 

Therefore, be it resolved that the Faculty Senate recommend to the President, his Cabinet, and the Facilities Planning Advisory Committee that West Gym be reserved for academic purposes, and that any remodeling of the building be done with only those purposes in mind.

Meeting Date: 
Sep 26, 2011