Graduate Studies

Graduate Council Agenda - December 1, 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. STUDENT APPEALS

A. Business Administration

1. Request for a late withdrawal

B. Educational Leadership

1. Request for a late withdrawal

II. ANNOUNCEMENTS

A. Academic Integrity Incident Reports Filed in the School of Graduate Studies, October 2014 (1)

1. Resolved at instructor level – (1)

B. Requests to serve as a reader on exit option committee, October 2014 (0)

C. Illinois State of Science Annual Meeting Conference

III. GRADUATE CURRICULUM

A. Economics             

1. Request to Change Graduate Program Requirements

B. Educational Leadership and Interdisciplinary Studies

1. Request to Change Graduate Program Requirements – College Student Personnel

C. Liberal Arts and Sciences

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

a. B.A. in Philosophy/Master of Liberal Arts and Sciences

b. B.A. in Religious Studies/Master of Liberal Arts and Sciences

D. Physics

1. Request for a New Graduate (500 or 600-Level) Course

a. PHYS 537, Superconductivity and Magnetism, 3 s.h.

IV. GRADUATE FACULTY – FULL MEMBERSHIP

A. Alice Alla Melkumian, Professor, Economics and Decision Sciences

B. John R. Schafer, Assistant Professor, Law Enforcement and Justice Administration

V. OLD BUSINESS

A. Full Graduate Faculty Status Requirements

VI. NEW BUSINESS

A. Proposal to List Majors on Diplomas

VII. OTHER BUSINESS