Senate Committee on Educational Policy
Monday, September 26, 2011
1:10 pm
232 English Building
AGENDA

  1. Introductions

  2. Approval of Minutes – September 19, 2011

  3. Chair’s Remarks

  4. Provost’s Office Updates - (K. Kuntz)

  5. Graduate College Updates - (A. Golato)

  6. Old Business

    1. Subcommittee A—Michael Krassa, Chair; Cody Chalkey, Brenda Clevenger, Prasanta Kalita, Keith Marshall, Eric Meyer, Richard Mintel, Catherine Murphy
      1. EP.12.10 Proposal from the Council on Teacher Education and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to revise the BALAS in English: English concentration and English Teaching concentration.
    2. Subcommittee B—Phillip Geil, Chair; Trevor Eagle, Andrea Golato, Shana Harrison, Jerome McDonough, Steve Michael, Paul Prior, Charles Tucker
      1. EP.11.04 Proposal from the Graduate College to revise the policy regarding how repeated courses are factoring into graduate GPA's.
    3. Subcommittee C—Bettina Francis, Chair; Damani Bolden, Pradeep Dhillon, Paul Diehl, Kristi Kuntz, Faye Lesht, Chris Royer
      1. EP.12.02, Proposal from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to change the name of the Department of Geography to the Department of Geography and Geographic Information Science. Approved pending letter from Library.
      2. EP.12.03, Proposal from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to change the name of the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences in Geography to Geography and Geographic Information Science and revise portions of the major. Approved pending letter from Library.
      3. EP.12.09, Proposal from the Council on Teacher Education and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to revise the Social Science: History Teaching concentration.
    4. EPC Proposal Flow – (G. Miller)
    5. Academic Calendar Subcommittee - Trevor Eagle, Bettina Francis, Kristi Kuntz, Carol Malmgren, Steven Michael, Gay Miller, and Charles Tucker - Grades processing challenges.
  7. New Business
    1. Subcommittee A—(M. Krassa)
    2. Subcommittee B—(P. Geil)
    3. Subcommittee C— (B. Francis)

  8. Other New Business
  9. Adjournment