Agenda
Faculty Senate
January 14, 2015
ENGR 209
3:30 pm

I. Call to Order: John Rupe, Chair

II. Roll Call

III. Approval of Agenda

IV. Approval of minutes from December 10, 2014

V. Reports

A. Provost Sharon Gaber

Intersession Enrollment

B. Teaching Council - Kathleen Lehman

Academic Appeals

C. Global Campus - Javier Reyes

D. Faculty Senate - John Rupe

VI. Old Business

VII. New Business

A. Consent Agenda:  The following items are referred by the University Course and Programs Committee and/or the Graduate Council for review and action by the Faculty Senate at its meeting scheduled January 14, 2015:

1. Course change proposals – including undergraduate, graduate, and dual classes approved by the University Course and Programs Committee on December 19, 2014 and the Graduate Council on December 18, 2014: (PDF Report)

The Course Change Agenda Report can be accessed by logging into Course Inventory Management at:  http://registrar.uark.edu/1277.php.  Clicking on “Courses in Approval Process.”   Under the “Approval Role, click the drop down menu and select “Faculty Senate.”  Select the Output Format as PDF.  Click on “Run Report.”

 

Details for course change proposals can be reviewed by going to the website of the Registrar http://registrar.uark.edu/.  Click on “Courses and Scheduling.”  Next, click on “Course Changes” and finally select the link “Course Inventory Management (CIM).”  Enter the specific course code in the search block to retrieve the detailed proposal.    

 2. Program Change Proposals (PDF Report).

The Program Management Agenda Report can be accessed by logging into Program Management at:  https://nextcatalog.uark.edu/programadmin/.  Clicking on “Programs in Approval Process.”  Under the “Approval Role, click the drop down menu and select “Faculty Senate.”  Select the Output Format as PDF.  Click on “Run Report.”

 

Details for program change proposals can be reviewed by going to the website of the Registrar http://registrar.uark.edu/.  Click on “Program/Unit Changes.  Click on “Program Management” link.  Enter the specific program code in the search block or place “*” in the search block to retrieve the entire list. 

 

Undergraduate Program Change Proposals approved by the University Course and Programs Committee on December 19, 2014:

 

a. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences, Department of Agricultural Education, Communications and Technology –AGED-M, Agricultural Education Minor (Table One). 

 

b. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences, Department of Human Environmental Sciences – AMPDBS, Apparel Merchandising and Product Development (Table One). 

 

c. Proposed undergraduate program change for the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences, Department of Human Environmental Sciences - HDFSBS-BRKD, Human Development and Family Sciences Birth through Kindergarten Concentration (Table One).

 

d. Proposed undergraduate program change for the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Political Science - LGST-M, Legal Studies Minor (Table Two). 

 

e. Proposed undergraduate program change for the College of Education and Health Professions, Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation – PBHLBS, Public Health (Table Three). 

 

f. Proposed undergraduate program change for the College of Education and Health Professions, Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation – RESMBS, Recreation and Sport Management (Table Three). 

 

g. Proposed undergraduate program change for the College of Engineering, Department of Industrial Engineering – INEGBS, Industrial Engineering (Table Four). 

 

3. Graduate Program Change Proposals approved by the University Course and Programs

Committee on November 21, 2014 and the Graduate Council on December 18, 2014:

a. Proposed graduate program change for the Department of Graduate Dean-MEPHMS-MS, Microelectronics-Photonics (Table Five). 

b. Proposed graduate program change for the Department of Graduate Dean-PUBPPH-PH, Public Policy (Table Five). 

VIII. Announcements

IX. Adjourn