Agenda
Faculty Senate
November 16, 2005
ENGR 209
3:30 pm

I. Call to Order: Deborah Thomas, Chair

II. Approval of agenda

III. Approval of minutes (October):

October 19, 2005 - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/fsminutes101905.htm

IV. Reports

A.   Provost
B.   Faculty Senate Chair

V. Old Business

VI. New Business

A. Honorary Degrees Committee:  Andy Horowitz, Chair (The Senate will go into executive session for this item)

B.   Consent Agenda

1. Undergraduate and Law course change proposals approved by the University Course and Programs Committee on October 28, 2005 and recommended to the Faculty Senate for approval (Tables A and B): 

Table A: http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/tablea111605.pdf
Table B: http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/tableb111605.pdf

2. Proposed undergraduate program changes for the Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences (Table 1, Attachments 1A-1G).  Approved by the University Course and Programs Committee on October 28, 2005 and recommended to the Faculty Senate for approval:

Tables 1 and 2 http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/tables1and2111605.pdf

Attachments

1A - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach1a111605.pdf
1B - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach1b111605.pdf
1C - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach1c111605.pdf
1D - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach1d111605.pdf
1E - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach1e111605.pdf
1F - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach1f111605.pdf
1G - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach1g111605.pdf

3. Proposed undergraduate program changes for the College of Education and Health Professions (Table 2, Attachments 2A-2D).  Approved by the University Course and Programs Committee on October 28, 2005 and recommended to the Faculty Senate for approval:

2A - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach2a111605.pdf
2B - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach2b111605.pdf
2C - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach2c111605.pdf
2D - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach2d111605.doc

4. Proposed changes to the English proficiency requirement for undergraduate students who are non-native English speakers (Attachment 3).  Proposed by the University English as a Second Language Committee.

3 - http://www.uark.edu/depts/facsen/facsen2005to2006/attach3111605.pdf

VII. Announcements

Campus Faculty, Fall Meeting, Tuesday, December 6, 3:30 p.m., Giffels Auditorium

Faculty Holiday Reception, Thursday, December 8, 6-8 p.m., Fayetteville Town Center

VIII. Adjourn