Debate over the issue lasted more than an hour before the Senate took the vote.
Some suggested postponing the vote, but they were met with opposition from Chelf.
"I am of the opinion that we have come this far, [we must] proceed," Chelf said before the Senate voted.
Monday, October 05, 2009
Senate votes 21-5 that it lacks confidence in Bruce Speck
The Missouri Southern State University Faculty Senate voted overwhelmingly today that it had no confidence in President Bruce Speck. The 21-5 vote moves the matter to the entire faculty, which will vote Nov. 2: