TO: Academic Senate Members
FROM: Mr. Bruce Brumley, Chair
RE: MEETING DATE, PLACE, AND AGENDA
The next Academic Senate meeting will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2012, at 3:40 p.m. in the City College Health Science South Conference Room (HS208).
I. ACCEPTANCE OF MINUTES: September 13
II. ITEMS FOR INFORMATION
Approved by UCC 9/19/12
Item 30.d Teaching Minor in Mathematics. Modification of an existing program.
Item 35 HSTR 423 European Intellectual History. Delete course.
Item 35.a HSTR 473 War and Diplomacy in Europe 1648-1945. Change title to Gender, War and Film: Europe 1648-1945 and change catalog description.
Item 35.b HSTR 426 Europe since 1945. New course.
Item 35.c BA Major in History. Modification to an existing program.
Item 35.d BA Major in History Teaching Option. Modification to an existing program.
Item 36 HSTA/HSTR 299 Historian as Detective. New course.
Item 41 HHP 362 Basic Athletic Training. Change title to Principles of Athletic Training and change course description.
Item 41.a HHP 462 Advanced Athletic Training. Change title to Evidence Based Therapeutic Interventions and change course description.
Item 43 SOCI 455 Classical Sociological Theory. Change prerequisite and change course description.
Item 43.a PSCI 260 Introduction to State and Local Government. Remove prerequisite.
Item 43.b BS Major in Criminal Justice. Modification to an existing program.
III. ITEMS – FIRST READING
Approved by the GEC 9/17/12
Item 42 Gen Ed course: WRIT 221 Intermediate Technical Writing. Submit for General Education category I. B. English.
Results of General Faculty Vote
Item 7 Academic Senate Bylaws Article I Section B. Accountability. Change required number of signatures to petition the Senate to call a general faculty meeting from 25% of the faculty to 10 faculty members.
Item 7.a Academic Senate Bylaws Article II. Section B. 5. Terms of Office. Add section b) for term limits.
IV. PROVOST REPORT
A. Confidentiality of teaching evaluations
B. Copyright issues with online courses
C. Education Ph.D. and Special Education M.S.
D. CARE Grants and End of Fiscal Year
V. COMMITTEE REPORTS
VI. DISCUSSION/ACTION ITEMS
A. Refine Discussion Topics for President Cruzado, Provost Potvin, and Commissioner Christian
B. Sabbatical Committee Request
C. Possible Loss of Faculty Locker Room in P.E. Building
D. High Cost of Summer (Onsite) Courses
E. Bylaws Review:
1. Chair Elect Language
2. Academic Computing & Allied Technology Committee
F. Review of Academic Computing & Allied Technology Committee Bylaws
VII. OLD BUSINESS
VIII. NEW BUSINESS