MINUTES OF THE UNDERGRADUATE COUNCIL

1 p.m., Friday, December 8, 2006, in Provost’s Conference Room-Lyceum 137

 

PRESENT:   Dr. Hall, Dr. Gispen,, Ms. Riley-Huff,, Dr. Kroeger,, Dr. Ann Klingen for Dr. Murchison, Dr. Fant, Dr. McCaffrey, Dr. O’Haver, Mr. Rollins, Mr. Upton, Dr. Wilder

 

ABSENT:      Dr. Raines, Dr. Schroeder, Dr. Bush, Ms. Bounds


          1. Approval of Minutes.


          The Chair announced that Chancellor Khayat has approved the minutes of the

September 1 meeting without exception. 


          2. Courses (see Attachment #1).


          After a brief discussion of the possible consequences for other degree programs of the change in prerequisite for biology courses, and on a motion by Dr. Kroeger and a second by Dr. O’Haver, the Council unanimously approved the course changes for the College of Liberal Arts.


          After discussion, and on a motion by Dr. Kroeger and a second by Dr. Gispen, the Council unanimously approved the course changes for the School of Applied Sciences, with the exception of the proposed change to the major in Communicative Disorders for the B.A. Degree, requiring that students complete CD 205, CD 211, and CD 216 with a minimum grade of B in each class, reflected on page 13 of attachment #1. The Council unanimously tabled this proposed change, with the request that the School of Applied Sciences provide information relating to the reason for this change.


          On a motion by Dr. Gispen and a second by Dr. O’Haver, the Council unanimously approved the course additions for the School of Business.


          3. Other Catalog Changes (see Attachment #2).


          On a motion by Dr. Kroeger and a second by Dr. O’Haver, the Council unanimously approved the other catalog changes.


          4. Petition of Reggie Rutherford (see Attachment #3).


          On a motion by Mr. Rollins and a second by Dr. Gispen, the Council unanimously approved the petition of Mr. Rutherford.


          5. Other Business.


          The Council received a report from the Chair concerning the progress of the ad hoc committee appointed by the Provost to study the proposals previously presented to the Council by the School of Business. The Chair suggested that he believed the matter would return to the Council in the early spring semester.


          6. Adjournment. The meeting adjourned at 1:40 p.m.



All items approved by the Council of Academic Administrators on January 8, 2007.



APPROVED by Chancellor Khayat on February 19, 2007.