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University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Senate
Monday, December 6, 2021
3:10 – 5:15 pm
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AGENDA

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I.   Call to Order — John Dallesasse, SEC Vice-Chair
     
II.   Approval of MinutesNovember 15, 2021
     
III.   Approval of Floor Privileges
     
IV.   Public Comment (no more than 3 minutes each)
     
V.   Senate Executive Committee Chair Remarks —John Dallesasse, SEC Vice-Chair
     
VI.   Chancellor's Remarks — Robert Jones, Chancellor
     
VII.   Questions (senators only; no more than 2 minutes each)
     
VIII.   Consent Agenda
    Any senator can request any item be moved from the Consent Agenda to Proposals.

  EP.22.044 World Literature Minor -- Revise the Minor in World Literature Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.045 Mathematics, BSLAS -- Revision to the BSLAS in Mathematics, Major in Mathematics, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.046 Actuarial Science, BSLAS -- Revision of the BSLAS in Actuarial Science, Department of Mathematics, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.047 Mathematics: Data Optimization, BSLAS -- Revision to the BSLAS, Major in Mathematics, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. The Operations Research Concentration will be Renamed to Data Optimization Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.048 Mathematics: Applied Mathematics, BSLAS -- Revision to the BSLAS, Major in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics Concentration, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.049 Mathematics: Math Doctoral Preparation, BSLAS -- Revision to the BSLAS, Major in Mathematics, Math Doctoral Preparation concentration, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. The Graduate Preparation concentration will be renamed to Math Doctoral Preparation Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.050 Mathematics: Mathematics Teaching Option, BSLAS -- Revision to the BSLAS, Major in Mathematics, Mathematics Teaching Option, Department of Mathematics, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.051 Computer Science, MCS (on-campus & online) -- These revisions are to: (i) Incorporate Internship Opportunities for Master of Computer Science (MCS) Students and, (ii) Add a Chicago, Illinois, Location as a New Approved Location for the MCS Program Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.052 Computer Science, PhD -- To Provide Clarity to Current Requirements by Removing Graduate Handbook Footnotes and to Add a Third Requirement Category to Support Cross-disciplinary Research and PhD Students Entering from a Non-CS Background Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.053 Slavic Languages and Literatures, PhD -- Modified Some Ph.D. Course Requirements. New Requirement of the Professionalization Workshop (SLAV 575) Course and Reduce Repetition of the Slavic Languages Pedagogy Seminar (SLAV 577). Requiring Sequence of Four Graduate-level Survey Courses of Russian Literature (RUSS 511, 512, 513 and 514). No Longer Require the GRE Test for Admission Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.058 Data Science and Engineering - Floating -- Establish a Graduate Concentration in Data Science and Engineering in the College of Engineering Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  EP.22.060 Japanese Arts and Aesthetics Minor, UG -- Establish the Undergraduate Minor in Japanese Arts and Aesthetics in the College of Fine and Applied Arts Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
       
IX.   Proposals
  CC.22.15

Election of Members on Standing Committees of the Senate at the December 6, 2021 Senate Meeting

CC.22.15 as amended

Committee on Committees
J. Dallesasse, Member

  RS.22.02 Resolution Regarding Data Collection and Instructor Notification in Cases of Students with Highly Infectious Diseases in Instructional Settings

B. Rosenstock
K. Kirkpatrick

       
X.   Reports for Information
  EP.22.061 Report of Administrative Approvals through November 29, 2021 Educational Policy
L. Moorhouse, Chair
  SUR.22.01 Report on SURSMAC Meeting, November 4, 2021

SURSMAC
J. Kindt
H.F. Williamson

       
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. Such matters may not be acted upon at the meeting in which they are introduced, according to the requirements of the Open Meetings Act.
     
XII..   Adjournment (5:15 pm)