Graduate Studies

Graduate Council Agenda - September 8, 2014

Note: Graduate Council Meeting Minutes will be posted on the
Graduate Studies website within five (5) business days of the meeting.

3:00 – 5:00 p.m., Horrabin Hall, Room 60

College of Arts & Sciences: P.K. Babu, Virginia Diehl
College of Business & Technology: James McQuillan (Vice Chair), Shane Sanders
College of Education & Human Services: Katharine Pawelko (Chair), Melissa Stinnett
College of Fine Arts & Communication: Josh Averbeck, James Stegall

Ex-officio: Nancy Parsons

I. ANNOUNCEMENTS

A. Academic Integrity Incident Reports Filed in the School of Graduate Studies, April-August 2014 (5)

1. Resolved at the instructor level – 5

B. Requests to serve as a reader on exit option committee, August 2014 (1)

1. Biological Sciences – Denied

C. Graduate Committee Chair Fall Semester Meeting - September 24, 2014

D. Temporary Graduate Faculty Approvals for 2014-2015

II. GRADUATE CURRICULUM

A. Political Science

1. Request to Change Graduate Program Requirements

2. Request for Integrated Baccalaureate and Master’s Degree Program

a. B.A./M.A. in Political Science

III. GRADUATE FACULTY – FULL MEMBERSHIP

A. Catherine Miller-Hunt, Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences

B. Boh Young Lee, Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction

C. Deborah M. Lee, Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction

IV.  OLD BUSINESS

A. Full Graduate Faculty Status Requirements – Sub-committee

V. NEW BUSINESS

A. Graduate Student Research and Professional Development Sub-Committee for Fall 2014

B. Grade Point Average Requirements – Sub-committee

VI. OTHER BUSINESS

VII. STUDENT APPEALS

A. English

1. Request for a late withdrawal

2. Request to hold an assistantship with less than 3.0

B. History

1. Request to waive the 6-hour “C” rule

C. Instructional Design and Technology

1. Request for a late withdrawal – Student A

2. Request for a late withdrawal – Student B