GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

CALLED MEETING OF THE GENERAL FACULTY

Combined with

MEETING OF THE ACADEMIC SENATE

And

ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ACADEMIC FACULTY

Tuesday, April 18, 2006, 3:00 pm

Student Center Theater

 

AGENDA

 

1.      Opening Remarks by the President.

2.      Approval of Minutes of previous meetings -- (02/28/06). [Attachment #1]

3.      Presentation of Degree Candidates. (Womack, Assistant Registrar)

4.      Annual Report of the Faculty Athletics Representative (Schrage)

5.      Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Multi-Campus Faculty Governance, Development & Integration (Hayes)

6.      Approval of Minutes of Standing Committees of the Academic Senate [Attachment#2]

a.       Undergraduate Curriculum:  02/22/06 (1); 02/22/06 (2); 03/01/06; 03/15/06; 03/29/06 (1); 03/29/06 (2) [Action Items: Modification of degree requirements for BS degree in EAS; new course in EAS; modification of guidelines for minors and certificates (02/22/06); New courses in Modern Languages, ECON, ECE, INTA, and MGT; Participation of MSE, ChBE, and ECE in the Research Option; Change of “Applied Biology” degree name; Modification of Social Sciences  requirements for BS degrees in EE, and Comp E; Modification of degree requirements for BS PFE; Deactivation of courses in Mod. Lang, and MGT; Change of hours distribution for CETL courses; change in course numbers for PSYCH; Program reviews for ECON, CEE, PTFE (03/29/06)]    

b.      Graduate Curriculum:  03/16/06; 04/06/06 [Action Items: new courses in CS and ECE; change of name for MS and PhD degrees in “Applied Biology;” new graduate certificate in Remote Sensing (EAS); New Courses and Curriculum revision in APPH; Deactivation of courses in APPH and ECE]  

c.       Student Academic & Financial Affairs:  11/17/05; 02/14/06; 03/14/06

d.      Student Activities:  07/26/05; 10/10/05 

7.      Approval of Minutes of Standing Committees of the General Faculty  [Attachment #2]

a.       Faculty Benefits:  01/26/06; 02/23/06

b.      Academic Services:  03/02/06

c.       Welfare & Security:  01/08/06

8.      Any Other Business.

 

Said Abdel-Khalik

Secretary of the Faculty

April 13, 2006

 

Links to cited documents:

 

  1. Minutes of Faculty Meetings:
    1. February 28, 2006 Spring meeting of the General Faculty and General Faculty Assembly combined with meeting of the Academic Senate http://www.facultysenate.gatech.edu/GFGFAAS2006-022806-Minuteswp.htm
  2. Minutes of Committee Meetings:  http://www.facultysenate.gatech.edu/CommitteeMinutes.htm