Jan. 16, 2002 3:30 p.m.
I. Call to Order: Patsy Watkins, Chair
II. Approval of Agenda
III. Approval of Minutes from Dec. 12, 2001 (http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/AgendaMinutes/2001-2002/2001Dec/2001DecMin.htm)
1) Library: Carolyn Allen, Dean
V. Old Business
1) Motion to support AAUP Resolution:
Bill Etges (see http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/AgendaMinutes/2001-2002/2001Dec/AAUP_Resolution.pdf
for copy of Resolution)
VI. Consent Agenda (limited copies of appropriate forms will be
available at the meeting)
Approved by the Graduate Council 12/20/01: Program change for Ph.D.
Literature: Addition of 3 concentrations http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/AgendaMinutes/2001-2002/2002Jan/PhDComparativeLit.pdf
2) Approved by the Graduate Council Curriculum
Course listings and
3) Approved by the Undergraduate Course
and curriculum change
4) Undergraduate Program Committee
a. In order to
streamline and add flexibility to the major in the
Biological Sciences, the BS degrees in Botany, Zoology,
and Microbiology are eliminated and some of the requirements
for the BS in Biology.