Monday, January 28, 2013


10:00 Noon Senate Conference Room 011D Hullihen Hall





I. Old Business:

a. UGS 0208 Request to revise minor Music Management Studies (revised attachment 1-24-13)

b. UGS 0214 Request to add Pre-Physician Assistant Concentration (attachment) (response to UGS Questions) (dean response attachment)

c. UGS 0219 Request to add Honors Degree to Medical Diagnostics Major (revised attachment)

d. UGS 0221 Add a minor in Environmental Sustainability (attachment) (response attachment)

e. UGS 0269 Approval of the Academic Calendar (attachment 1) (attachment 2) (attachment 3) (attachment 4) (attachment 5)

f. UGS 0211 - Request to add a minor in Environmental Humanities (attachment) (support attachment) (support attachment) (support attachment) ( support attachment) ( support attachment) (support attachment) (support attachment) (support attachment) (support attachment) (support attachment)

II. New Business:

a. 0226 Modify Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering Degree Program ( attachment)

b. 0227 Revise minor in Black American Studies (attachment)

c. 0228 Revise major in Apparel Design (attachment)

d. 0229 Revise major in Fashion Merchandising (attachment)

e. 0230 Revise minor in Japanese (attachment)

f. 0231 Revise major in Russian Studies ( attachment)

g. 0232 Add a minor in European Studies (attachment)

h. 0233 Revision of History Classics: French, German, Russian, Spanish (attachment)

i. 0234 Add minor in Jewish Studies with Language (attachment)

j. 0235 Revise major BS in Cognitive Science (attachment)

k. 0236 Revise major BA Mathematical Science (attachment)

l. 0237 Revise major BS Mathematics Education (attachment)

m. 0238 Revise major BS Quantitative Biology (attachment)

n. 0239 Revise major BA Mathematics Education (attachment)

o. 0240 Revise major BS Mathematics and Economics (attachment)

p. 0241 Revise major BS Mathematical Sciences ( attachment)

q. 0242 Add concentration POSC BA Politics, Groups and Identities ( attachment)

r. 0243 Revise concentration POSC BA American Politics (attachment)

s. 0244 Revise concentration POCS BA Global Studies ( attachment)

t. 0245 Revise concentration POCS BA Law, Politics and Theory (attachment)

u. 0246 Revise major BS Neuroscience (attachment)

v. 0247 Revise minor Sexualities and Gender Studies ( attachment)

w. 0248 Request for permanent status and revision to the major in Black American Studies ( attachment)

x. 0249 Add a minor in Arabic (attachment)

y. 0250- Request for permanent approval of the BS in Linguistics and Cognitive Science (attachment)

z. 0251 Request to add a BS major in Actuarial Sciences (attachment)

aa. 0252 Request for permanent approval of the BS major in Quantitative Biology (attachment)

bb. 0267 Request to revise the BS major in Accounting (attachment)

cc. 0268 Request to revise the concentration: Human Services Major (attachment)


III. Other: Items coming before UGS at future meetings


a. February 4th Requirement for a second major after graduation, Jeff Palmer


b. February 18th Multiculture course re-evaluation, Jeff Palmer


c. Monday, March 11, 11:30 AM, Jim O'Neill, Personal Finance for Purposes of Admission


d. Monday, April 15, 10:30 AM, Deborah Allen, Gabriele Bauer, Kathleen Pusecker, Maggie Andersen, University-Wide Diversity Questions on Course Evaluations