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AGENDA
Urbana-Champaign Senate
April 26, 2010; 3:10 p.m.
Levis Faculty Center

     I.       Approval of March 29 Senate Minutes

    II.       Senate Executive Committee Report—Joyce Tolliver, Chair

   III.       Chancellor’s RemarksDr. Ravi Iyer, Vice Chancellor for Research, will also discuss the operations of his office under this rubric.

   IV.       Questions/Discussion

    V.       Consent Agenda

 

EP.10.34

 

Establish a New Master of Arts (M.A) in Religion, in the Department of Religion, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

 

Educational Policy
(A. Aminmansour, Chair)

 

EP.10.37

 

Proposed Reorganization of the Departments of Educational Organization and Leadership, Educational Policy Studies, and Human Resource Education into one Department with the new name of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership; College of Education

 

Educational Policy

 

EP.10.38

 

Revision and title change of the BSLAS in Earth Systems, Environment and Society; School of Earth, Society and the Environment; College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

 

Educational Policy

 

EP.10.39

 

Restructuring the Existing MA in Asian Studies Program into Two Distinct MA Programs: MA in East Asian Studies and MA in South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies; College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

 

Educational Policy

 

EP.10.40

 

Revision to the BS Degree in Industrial Engineering, Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering (IESE); College of Engineering

 

Educational Policy

 

EP.10.41

 

Revisions to the BS Degree in General Engineering, Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering (IESE); College of Engineering

 

Educational Policy

 

EP.10.42

 

Creation of a Minor in Earth, Society, and Environment; College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

 

Educational Policy

 

EP.10.45

 

Establish an MS in Health Communication; Graduate College and College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

 

Educational Policy

 

EP.10.47

 

Proposal from the Senate Educational Policy Committee to make changes in Final Exam Policies

 

Educational Policy

 

SC.10.08

 

2010-2011 Senate and Senate Executive Committee Calendar

 

Senate Executive Committee

 

 

   VI.       Proposals for Action

FB.10.01

Resolution on the Need to Protect the Quality of Higher Education in the State of Illinois

Faculty and Academic Staff Benefits
(R. Gorvett, Chair)

 

EQ.10.01

 

Resolution on Diversity and Equity Initiatives

 

Equal Opportunity and Inclusion
(K. Shinew, Chair)

 

SC.10.11

 

Response to ISS Unity Resolution

 

Senate Executive Committee

VII.                             Proposed Revisions to the Senate Bylaws

SP.10.07

Revision to the Bylaws, Part E. 1 (c) – Athletic Board, Membership

University Statutes and Senate Procedures
(W. Maher, Chair)

VIII.                           Reports for Information

 

HE.10.08

 

FAC/IBHE

 

April 6

 

A. Aminmansour

 

SUR.10.03

 

SURSMAC

 

April 6

 

K Andersen, H. F. Williamson

 

Senate Committee Annual Reports

 

      
   IX.       New Business

    X.       Adjournment

 

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