MINUTES OF THE ACADEMIC COUNCIL

1:30 p.m., Monday, October 13, 1997, in the Lyceum Board Room

PRESENT: Dr. Walton, Deans Abadie, Boxx, Dingerson, S. Davis, Smith, Roberts, J. Davis, Meador, Dr. Green, Mr. Hammack, Mr. Wilkins, Dr. Clark, Ms. Fant, Mr. Woodruff, Dr. Staton, Dr. Eftink, Dr. Oliphant

ABSENT: Dean Chambless

ALSO PRESENT: Dr. Richard Mullendore and Mr. Jack Adams

1. Community Colleges. Jack Adams spoke to Academic Council about visits to community college campuses and how important it was for faculty to continue those visits. The Admissions Office no longer has a full-time recruiter to work with community colleges, and Mr. Adams asked for the cooperation of the deans and the faculty.

2. Calendar Committee (see Attachment #1). The Graduate Council and the Undergraduate Council have both approved the calendar for 1998-99. Upon a motion by Dean Roberts, seconded by Dean Allie Smith, a motion to accept the calendar for the 1998-99 school year was unanimously approved. Dr. Mullendore was present and spoke against the calendar before a vote was taken.

3. Adjournment. The meeting adjourned at 2:28 p.m.

 

 

Gerald W. Walton, Chair Date

 

Carolyn Ellis Staton, Secretary Date

APPROVED:

 

 

Robert C. Khayat, Chancellor Date