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Due to the COVID pandemic, all Senate meetings will be held via video conference until further notice. The Zoom information for Monday's meeting will be available here no later than Friday, March 5. Below is the link to access Monday's meeting via Zoom. Email Stephanie Woolery with questions about Zoom.


The easiest way to access the proposals in Curriculog is to first LOG INTO CURRICULOG and then click on the Curriculog URLs below. To see all the Curriculog proposals in one place, you can click HERE to access the Curriculog agenda.

  1. Minutes from February 8, 2021 and Announcements
  2. Officer and Other Reports
    1. Chair
    2. Provost
    3. Vice Chair
    4. Parliamentarian
    5. Trustee
  3. Old Business
    1. Proposed Change to Senate Rules (“Dead Week”) (PDF)
  4. Degree Recipients
    1. Requests to Amend Previously Adopted Degree List (December 2020): Rescind MAC Counselor Education (Specialty in Clinical Mental Health Counseling) and Confer MRC Rehabilitation Counseling (Specialty in Clinical Mental Health Counseling)
      1. College of Education Student MA-88
      2. College of Education Student JS-81
  5. Committee Reports
    1. Senate’s Academic Programs Committee (SAPC) - Leslie Vincent, Chair
      1. Proposed New BS in Computer Engineering Technology (Curriculog)
      2. Proposed New BS in Lean Systems Engineering Technology (Curriculog)
      3. Proposed New MS Aerospace Engineering (Curriculog)
      4. Proposed New PhD Aerospace Engineering (Curriculog)
      5. Proposed New MS in Biostatistics (Curriculog)
      6. Proposed Significant Change to PhD Studies in Higher Education (Curriculog)
      7. Proposed New Graduate Certificate in Senior Diversity Officer Leadership (Curriculog)
      8. Proposed New Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management (Curriculog)
      9. Proposed New Graduate Certificate in Substance Use Disorder (Curriculog)
      10. Proposed New Graduate Certificate in Advanced Specialty Program in Endodontics (Curriculog)
    2. Senate’s Admissions and Academic Standards Committee (SAASC) - Jennifer Bird-Pollan, Chair
      1. Proposed Change to MSCHE Chemical Engineering (Curriculog)
      2. Proposed Suspension of Graduate Certificate in Rehabilitation Counseling (Curriculog)
      3. Proposed Changes to SR ("Academic Suspension Policies") and SR ("Reinstatement") (PDF)
      4. Proposed New Race and Ethnicity College Requirement for College of Arts and Sciences (PDF)
      5. Proposed Three-Year Extension of Test-Optional Admissions Pilot (PDF)
        • Original Request from SC Meeting June 22, 2020, Approved on Behalf of Senate (PDF)
    3. Senate’s Research and Graduate Education Committee (SRGEC) - Susan Cantrell, Chair
      1. SRGEC Response to Proposed Changes to Undergraduate Research (PDF)
        • Presentation Provided to Senate Council by Vice President for Research Lisa Cassis (PDF)
  6. Items from the Floor (Time Permitting)