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AGENDA
Senate of the Urbana-Champaign Campus
March 7, 2016
3:10 pm

ILLINI UNION - ILLINI ROOM A

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I.   Call to Order—Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost Edward Feser
     
II.   Approval of MinutesFebruary 8, 2016
     
III.   Senate Executive Committee Report—SEC Chair Gay Miller
     
IV.   Chancellor’s Remarks—Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost Edward Feser
     
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.16.37 Proposal to Establish an Undergraduate Minor in Global Markets and Society, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Educational Policy
(B. Francis, Chair)

     

 

  EP.16.41 Proposal to Revise the Clinical Concentrations in the Master of Social Work Program, School of Social Work

Educational Policy
(B. Francis, Chair)

     

 

  EP.16.44 Proposal to Rename the General Engineering Degree to Systems Engineering and Design

Educational Policy
(B. Francis, Chair)

     

 

  EP.16.48 Proposal to Establish or Modify an Undergraduate Minor in Public Relations (PR) offered by the Charles H. Sandage Department of Advertising, College of Media

Educational Policy
(B. Francis, Chair)

     

 

  EP.16.52 Proposal to Establish a Undergraduate Minor in Creative Writing, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Educational Policy
(B. Francis, Chair)

     

 

  EP.16.53 Proposal to Discontinue the Minor in the Teaching of Mathematics, Grades 6-8, in the Department of Mathematics, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Educational Policy
(B. Francis, Chair)

     

 

  EP.16.59 Proposal to Revise the Bachelor of Science (BS) in Kinesiology Curriculum in the Department of Kinesiology and Community Health (KCH), AHS

Educational Policy
(B. Francis, Chair)

     

 

  EP.16.60 Proposal to Revise the Mathematics and Computer Science BSLAS in the College of LAS

Educational Policy
(B. Francis, Chair)

       
  EP.16.61 Proposal to Revise the Statistics and Computer Science BSLAS in the College of LAS

Educational Policy
(B. Francis, Chair)

     
VII.   Proposals
  CC.16.10 Nominations to the Athletic Board Committee on Committees
(P. Kalita, Chair)
       
  SP.16.07 Amendment to the Statutes: Nondiscrimination Statement
SP.16.07 Amended
University Statutes & Senate Procedures
(W. Maher, Chair)
       
  EP.16.51 Proposal to Establish a Bachelor of Science in Innovation, Leadership and Engineering Entrepreneurship (BS in ILEE) Degree in the College of Engineering. Educational Policy
(B. Francis, Chair)
       
VIII.   University Strategic Plan Discussion

2015 Strategic Plan Website
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IX.   Committee of the Whole Discussion
  SP.15.08 Proposed Revisions to the Constitution, Article II, Section 1.b – Faculty Representation and Article III, Section 1.b – Other Academic Staff Representation University Statutes & Senate Procedures
(W. Maher, Chair)
       
X.   Reports
  EP.16.55 Administrative Approvals – February 8, 2016 Educational Policy
       
  EP.16.58 Administrative Approvals – February 15, 2016 Educational Policy
       
  EP.16.63 Administrative Approvals – February 29, 2016 Educational Policy
       
  EQ.16.02 Report on the Spring 2015 Diversity Climate Survey Equal Opportunity and Inclusion
       
  SC.16.27 BOT Observer Report – January 21, 2016 A. Mixon
       
XI.   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.
     
XII.   Adjournment