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AGENDA
Senate of the Urbana-Champaign Campus
May 4, 2015
3:10 pm

Senate Packet

ILLINI UNION - ILLINI ROOM A

I.   Call to Order—Chancellor Phyllis Wise
     
II.   Approval of MinutesApril 6, 2015
     
III.   Senate Executive Committee Report—Roy Campbell
     
IV.   Chancellor’s Remarks—Chancellor Phyllis Wise
     
V.   Questions/Discussion
     
VI.   Consent Agenda
  If a senator wishes to move an item from the Consent Agenda to Proposals and have copies at the meeting, they must notify the Senate Office at least two business days before the meeting. Any senator can ask to have any item moved from the Consent Agenda to Proposals.
       
  EP.15.49 Proposal from the School of Labor and Employment Relations to Establish a New Course Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.51 Proposal from the College of Fine and Applied Arts (FAA) and the Graduate College to Revise the Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.60 Proposal to Create a Journalism Concentration and Terminate the News Editorial and Broadcast Journalism Concentrations in the Department of Journalism for the Undergraduate Major in Agricultural Communications in the College of Media and Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.61 Proposal to Revise the Advertising Concentration Requirements for the Agricultural Communications Major in the College of Media and Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.62 Proposal to Revise Courses Specified for the General Education Requirements for the Undergraduate Major in Agricultural Communications, College of Media and Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.63 Proposal to Establish a New Master of Science in Strategic Brand Communication (M.S. in S.B.C.), to be jointly offered by the Department of Advertising in the College of Media, and the Department of Business Administration in the College of Business Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.64 Proposal to Establish a Graduate Concentration in “Biomechanics” jointly in the Department of Bioengineering and Mechanical Science and Engineering, College of Engineering Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.65 Proposal to Establish a Graduate Concentration in “Cancer Nanotechnology” in the Department of Bioengineering, College of Engineering Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.66 Proposal from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to Correct the Program of Study Listing for the PhD Program in Chemistry Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.68 Proposal to Revise the Master of Accounting (MAS) Program Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.69 Proposal to Change the Name of Department from Department of Human and Community Development to Department of Human Development and Family Studies Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.71 Proposal to Transfer the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.72 Proposal from the Illinois Informatics Institute to Revise the Undergraduate Minor in Informatics Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.73 Proposal from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to Revise the BSLAS in Astronomy Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.74 Proposal from the College of Fine and Applied Arts to Revise the BFA in Industrial Design Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.75 Proposal from the Graduate School in Library and Information Science and the Graduate College to Establish a New Master of Science in Information Management in the Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS) Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.76 Proposal to Change the Name of the Graduate Major from Human and Community Development to human Development and Family Studies Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.77 Proposal from the College of Fine and Applied Arts to Rename and Revise the B.A. in Urban Planning Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.80 Proposal to Establish a Graduate Concentration in Structures within the Existing Master of Science in Architectural Studies (MS in AS) Degree Program Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
     
VII.   Proposals
  SC.15.10 2015-2016 Senate and Senate Executive Committee (SEC) Calendar Senate Executive Committee
(R. Campbell)
       
  SP.15.17 Proposed Revisions to the Statutes to transfer the provisions regarding Intellectual Property from the General Rules to the
Statutes
University Statutes & Senate Procedures
(W. Maher)
       
  SP.15.18 General Revisions to the Statutes, Final Reconciliation, Motions #1 through #8
SP.15.18 Revised
University Statutes & Senate Procedures
(W. Maher)
       
  EP.15.81 Proposal for Deloitte Center for Business Analytics in Accountancy Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.78 Proposal to Establish a Winter Session in the Academic Calendar Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  EP.15.42 Proposal from the College of Business and the Graduate College to Establish an Online MBA Program Educational Policy
(G. Miller)
       
  SC.15.11 Endorsement of the “USC Statement on Budget Planning and Reform” Senate Executive Committee
(R. Campbell)
       
VIII.   Reports
  EP.15.79 Administrative Approvals – April 13, 2015 Educational Policy
(G. Miller, Chair)
       
    Verbal Report on Campus Diversity Climate Questionnaire Equal Opportunity & Inclusion
(K. Oberdeck)
       
  UC.15.08 USC Report – April 21, 2015 J. Tolliver
       
  XSR.15.01 Report of the Seventh Senate Review Commission Senate Review Commission
(A. Aminmansour, Chair)
       
IX.   Provost Communication #3 Draft
    Kathrine Galvin, Associate Provost for Administrative Affairs
Presentation Slides
     
X.   New Business
    Matters not included in the agenda may not be presented to the Senate without concurrence of a majority of the members present and voting.
     
XI.   Adjournment
     

Reception Immediately Following Adjournment
Hosted by the Chancellor
Illini Room B