October 18, 2011

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Approved 11-8-11
2011-2012:2

 

MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY

FACULTY SENATE

MINUTES

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

115 International Center


Present:
  G. Aben, W. Anderson, M. Becker, J. Boughman, D. Campbell, S. Carter, M. Chavez, K. Cheruvelil, E. Cushman, W. Davidson II, L. Dillon, J. Dunn, J. Foss, C. Frilingos, M. Halloran, H. Hughes, L. Jezierski, M. Kaplowitz, Y. Komori, T. Levine, K. Lovell, L. Mak, A. Meisel, H. Melakeberhan, D. Moriarty, M. Noel, H. Perlstadt, V. Poltavets, J. Powell, S. Pratt, R. Putnam, C. Scales, L. Selanders, D. Sheridan, G. Stone, L. Udpa, C. Vermeesch, S. Watts, J. Wright, E. Yakura

Absent:   President Simon, Provost Wilcox, K. Ames, S. Carey, E. Charles, C. Coursaris, M. Fillmore, J. Goddeeris, M. Grieshop, L. Gut, S. Hassan, J. Hoehn, M. Holt, R. Jones, M. Kasavana, M. Lawrence, R. Mabokela, P. Menchik, W. Miller, R. Ofoli, N.B. Olivier, D. Pathak, F. Ravitch, J. Rechtien, K. Schoonover, M. Shapiro, A.J. Singh, R. Taggart, S. Tekalur, D. Wilson

The meeting began at 3:20 p.m. with a quorum.

Approval of Agenda:
The agenda was approved as distributed.

Public Comments:
There were no public comments.

Approval of Minutes:
The minutes for September 13, 2011 were approved as distributed.

President’s Remarks:
President Simon was attending the Association of American Universities in Washington, DC.

Provost’s Remarks:
The Provost deferred comments to the University Council meeting.

The Steering Committee Chairperson’s Remarks:
Professor Powell deferred comments to the University Council meeting.

University Committee on Curriculum Report:
Professor Halloran, Chairperson of UCC, presented the following UCC report:

  • There were no new program actions, 23 program changes and no program deletions.
  • There were 38 new courses, 82 course changes and 10 course deletions approved.

A motion was passed to approve the UCC Report.

New Business:
There was no further business.

The meeting was adjourned at 3:25 p.m.

Respectfully submitted, 

signature

Jacqueline Wright
Secretary for Academic Governance

 

Tapes of complete meetings of the Faculty Council are available for review in the office of the Secretary for Academic Governance, W32 Owen Graduate Hall, 355-2337

Committee Meeting Date: 
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 - 3:20pm
Committee Type: 
Minutes Status :