MINUTES OF THE COUNCIL OF ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATORS
2 p.m., Monday, April 24, 2000, in the Martindale Board Room

PRESENT: Dr. Staton, Deans Hopkins, Womer, Eftink, Chambless, S. Davis, J. Davis, and Meador, Dr. Holmes for Dean Smith, Dr. Wilson for Dean Sindelar, Dr. Laurenzo, Dr. Clark, Ms. Fant, Dr. Stocks, Dr. Wyandt

ABSENT: Deans Smith and Sindelar, Ms. Morrison, Mr. Rebman, Dr. Borne, Dr. Buskes, Dr. Gates

1. Approval of Minutes. Dr. Staton announced that Chancellor Khayat has approved the minutes of March 13 without exception.

2. Reaction to Undergraduate Council Minutes of April 7. On a motion by Dean Chambless and a second by Dean Sam Davis, the Undergraduate Council Minutes of April 7 were unanimously accepted.

3. Reaction to Graduate Council Minutes of March 3. On a motion by Dean Sam Davis and a second by Dean Chambless, the Graduate Council Minutes of March 3 were unanimously accepted.

4. Proposed Statement of Oral Communication Expectations. Dr. Eftink provided a brief history of the origin and development of the proposed statement. Dr. Eftink indicated that he hopes to have the statement placed in the Undergraduate Catalog in an effort to satisfy, in part, SACS requirements. Dr. Laurenzo asked whether the statement had been approved by Undergraduate Council prior to presentation at the Council of Academic Administrators. Dr. Eftink indicated that he would forward the statement to the Undergraduate Council for its next meeting.

5. Adjournment. The meeting adjourned at 2:45 p.m.

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Carolyn Ellis Staton, Chair Date

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Morris H. Stocks, Secretary Date

APPROVED by Chancellor Khayat on May 8, 2000.