TO:                 Academic Senate Members

 

FROM:           Dr. Lorrie Steerey, Chair

                        Academic Senate

 

RE:                  MEETING DATE, PLACE, AND AGENDA

 

 

The next meeting of the Academic Senate will be held on Thursday, September 17, 2009, at 3:40 p.m. in McMullen 305.

 

I.          ACCEPTANCE OF MINUTES: April 23, June 18, August 28

 

II.        ITEMS – FOR INFORMATION

 

Item 1  BSEd Broadfield Major in Elementary Education, BSEd Elementary Education/Special Education Double Major, & BSEd Elementary Education/Reading Double Major.  Modify all three programs to change to Academic Foundations, rather than old general education requirements.  FOR INFORMATION ONLY as these changes were completed during Summer 2009.

 

Item 2  Committee Report 2008-2009:  Academic Standards & Scholastic Standing Committee.

 

Item 3  Emeritus Nomination:  Joseph Howell, Department of Mathematics, College of Arts and Sciences.  For information.

 

III.       DISCUSSION/ACTION ITEMS

 

A.  International Studies Update:  Kirk Lacy, Director of International Outreach

 

B.  NWCCU Standards Update

 

C.  Sabbatical Committee Nominees (authorization for volunteer request)

 

D.  Deadlines for Curriculum 2009-2010

 

E.  Recommendation Line on Academic Senate Forms for IT, Library, and especially OCHE:  D’Ann Campbell, Provost

 

 

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