Faculty Senate Annual Report 2007-2008

Approved Academic Policy Recommendations

March 2008
Gordon Rule Proposal, General Education Committee

Approved Resolutions

November 2007
Student Conduct Code Resolution

January 2008
Sustainability Resolution , Sustainability Committee

April 2008
Sabbatical and Professional Development Leave Recommendations, Research and Scholarship Council

May 2008
Resolution regarding faculty layoffs and restructuring
Faculty Authored Course Materials and Conflict of Interest Recommendations, Academic Policy Council
Child Care Resolution, Welfare Council

Approved Constitution Changes

January 2008
Changes to the Constitution

February 2008
Council membership language

May 2008
Preservation of Historic Buildings and Sites Committee Language

Approved Committee on Committee Recommendations

May 2008
University Curriculum Committee and General Education Council Chair Proposal

Approved Curriculum Items

September 2007
Elimination of BS in Engineering Science
LLM in Environmental & Land Use Law
Eliminate the graduate degrees in Engineering Mechanics and Engineering Science

November 2007
Department Name Change From Pharmacy Health Care Administration to Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy

Change in name of the undergraduate major from the Decision and Information Sciences Department to Information Systems and Operations Management Department

School of Business Proposal for Creation

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Sunset degrees:
Master of Science in Teaching Psychology
Master of Arts in Teaching Psychology
Master of Arts in Teaching Geography
Master of Arts in Teaching Philosophy
Master of Arts in Teaching Political Science
Master of Arts in Teaching Linguistics

January 2008
Change degree name from Turfgrass Science to Golf and Sports Turf Management

March 2008
Sunset Master of Health Science in Physical Therapy (MHS) Process Graduate Degree Program

April 2008
Sunset proposal: PhD and EdD in Student Personnel in Higher Education
Bachelor of Science in Sustainability and the Built Environment

May 2008
Master in Historic Preservation




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