October 8, 2008
I. Call to Order: Inza Fort, Chair
II. Roll Call
III. Approval of Agenda
IV. Approval of minutes from September 17, 2008.
Minutes of September 17, 2008
A. Chancellor's Report
B. Chair's Report
C. Athletic Committee Report - Tim DeNoble
VI. Old Business
A. Code of Student Life
VII. New Business
A. Consent Agenda
1. Proposed change in Board of Trustees Policy 405.4(2) (C) for graduate assistants was approved by the Graduate Council on May 15, 2008. Proposal allows for immediate termination instead of 60 days notice in some cases. See Attachment Four for additional details. Proposal was approved without opposition by the GraduateCouncil on August 21, 2008.
2. Proposed change in two of the graduate school's polices: "The Academic Grievance Procedures for Graduate Students," Attachment Five, and the "Grievance Policy and Procedures for Graduate Assistants," Attachment Six. An editorial update is also included in Attachment Five to change the name of the Office of Student Mediation and Conflict Resolution to the University Ombuds Office. See Attachment Five and Attachment Six for additional details. Proposal was approved without opposition by the Graduate Council on August 21, 2008.
B. Athletic Director Membership