Agenda
Faculty Senate
September 9, 2015
ENGR 209
3:30 pm

I. Call to Order: Neil Allison, Chair

II. Roll Call

III. Approval of Agenda

IV. Approval of minutes from May 6, 2015

V. Reports

A. Provost, Ashok Saxena

B. United Way

C. Chair, Neil Allison

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 September 9, 2015:

1. Course change proposals – including undergraduate, core, graduate, dual, and law classes approved by the University Course and Programs Committee on August 7, 2015 and the Graduate Council on August 20, 2015:  (PDF Report). 

 

2. Program Change Proposals (PDF Report).

Undergraduate Program Change Proposals approved by the University Course and Programs Committee on August 7, 2015.

 

a.  Proposed undergraduate program change for the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry - CHEMBS-BIOS, Chemistry/Biochemistry Concentration, Bachelor of Science (Table One).

 

b.  Proposed undergraduate program change for the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Art – GDSBFA, Graphic Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts (Table One, GDSBFA LOI, GDSBFA Proposal-1, GDSBFA Appendices 1-6).

 

c.  Proposed undergraduate program change for the Sam M. Walton College of Business, Department of Supply Chain Management – SCMTBS, Supply Chain Management, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Table Two, LON – Off Campus Location, UAF SU Agreement English, Agreement Addendum, Final Articulation Agreement).

 

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

Committee on April 24, 2015 and the Graduate Council on May 21, 2015:

 

a.  Proposed graduate program change for the Department of Graduate Dean – CEMBPH, Cell and Molecular Biology, Doctor of Philosophy (Table Three).

 

b.  Proposed graduation program change for the Department of Social Work – SCWKMS, Social Work, Master of Social Work (Table Three, LON-Distance Technology-SCWKMS).

 

c.  Proposed graduation program change for the Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures – SPANMA, Spanish, Master of Arts (Table Three).

 

Instructions for accessing CourseLeaf information:

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.   

 

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. 

B. Elections of Campus Council Members (16) and Executive Committee Members (5).

VIII. Announcements

IX. Adjourn