Undergraduate Studies Committee

Meeting of March 17, 2004


     Present: Michael Arenson, Doug Buttrey, John Courtright, Louis Hirsh, Thomas Leitch, Charles Pavitt.


     The meeting began at 1:30 p.m. with the approval of the minutes from the preceding meeting and the unanimous (5-0-0) approval of permanent certification for the Milford ETE program, whose catalog description had been sent to the Committee by Professor Nancy Brickhouse.


     The rest of the meeting was devoted to a discussion of the Committee’s proposal on the multicultural requirement. The Committee tentatively approved a draft proposal to be submitted to the members and voted on over e-mail in the coming week.


     After the Committee agreed to meet in the first-floor conference room in Elliott Hall from 1:30 to 3:30 Wednesday, March 24, to discuss its response to the General Education Committee’s report, the meeting was adjourned at 3:00 p.m.


Respectfully submitted,

Thomas Leitch