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Senate of the Urbana-Champaign Campus
April 1, 2019
3:10 pm


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I.   Call to Order—Chancellor Robert Jones
II.   Approval of MinutesMarch 4, 2019
III.   Senate Executive Committee Report—SEC Chair Bettina Francis
IV.   Chancellor’s Remarks—Chancellor Robert Jones
V.   Questions (senators only)
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.19.45 Revision to the Incomplete Grade Policy for Graduate Students  

Educational Policy
G. Miller, Chair

  EP.19.51 Revise the MA and the PhD in Linguistics  

Educational Policy
G. Miller, Chair

  EP.19.54 Revise the Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry  

Educational Policy
G. Miller, Chair

  EP.19.57 Revise the BSLAS in Actuarial Science  

Educational Policy
G. Miller, Chair

VII.   Proposals
  SP.19.12 Proposed Revisions to the Statutes, Article VIII, Section 4 – Changes in Existing Units (First Reading; Information) University Statutes and Senate Procedures
S. Gilmore, Chair
VIII.   Current Benefits Issues (5 min.)
  John Kindt, Chair of Faculty and Academic Staff Benefits
IX.   Reports
  EP.19.61 Administrative Approvals at the at the March 12, 2019 EP Meeting

Educational Policy
G. Miller, Chair

  SC.19.21 Report on the March 14, 2019 Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois System B. Francis
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. Such matters may not be acted upon at the meeting in which they are introduced, according to the requirements of the Open Meetings Act.
XI.   Adjournment