GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

FALL MEETING OF THE GENERAL FACULTY

And

GENERAL FACULTY ASSEMBLY

Combined with

MEETING OF THE ACADEMIC SENATE

 

Tuesday, September 30, 2003, 3:00 pm

Amphitheater 236 Global Learning Center

 

AGENDA

 

1.      State of the Institute Address (President Clough).

2.      Approval of Minutes of previous meeting (Called meeting of the General Faculty combined with meeting of the Academic Senate & Annual meeting of the Academic Faculty April 22, 2003) -- Attachment #1

3.      Approval of Minutes of Standing Committees of the General Faculty; see link to web site listings (#2 below):

a.       Faculty Benefits: 09/10/02; 10/17/02; 01/14/03; 02/11/03

b.      Faculty Honors:  01/10/03

c.       Statutes:  05/02/03

d.      Academic Services:  02/11/03; 04/01/03; 05/06/03; 08/25/03; 09/08/03

e.       Welfare and Security:  02/21/03; 03/21/03; 04/18/03; 05/21/03; 06/10/03

4.      Approval of Minutes of Standing Committees of the Academic Senate; see link to web site listing (#2 below):

a.       Undergraduate Curriculum: 04/23/03; 05/12/03; 06/11/03; 07/07/03; 07/23/03; 07/30/03; 08/18/03; 09/03/03 [Action items:  New courses in CS, HTS, LING and PSYC (07/30/03); revised guidelines for minors & certificates; new/modified certificates in Linguistics, Applied Physiology; Biomaterials; Nanomaterials, and Nuclear & Radiological Engineering; new minors in Nuclear & radiological Engineering and Aerospace Engineering; new standardized research courses; new courses and change in degree requirements for BS in EAS; substitution of CS 1371 for CS 1321 for Engineering majors; new course GT1000 to replace PSYCH 1000; new course in ME]

b.      Graduate Curriculum:  05/13/03; 06/12/03; 07/31/03; 08/28/03 [Action items:  New courses for GTL & MGT, and new MS degree program in Medical Physics (08/28/03)]

c.       Student Regulations: 05/05/03 [Action item:  Proposed Revision to the Student Rules and Regulations Section XXI. Student Academic Grievance Procedures (05/05/03)]

d.      Student Academic and Financial Affairs: 03/20/03; 04/01/03; 04/10/03

e.       Student Activities:  02/27/03; 03/27/03; 04/24/03; Budget Review 04/24/03

f.        Student Computer Ownership Committee:

5.      Presentation of annual reports of Standing Committees of the General Faculty; see link to web site listing (#2 below):

a.       Faculty Benefits (Dale Atkins)

b.      Faculty Honors (Paul Steffes)

c.       Faculty Status & Grievance (Charles Ume)

d.      Statutes (Ron Bohlander)

e.       Academic Services (Lynn Fountain)

f.        Welfare and Security (Carole Moore)

6.      Presentation of annual reports of Standing Committees of the Academic Senate; see link to web site listing (#2 below):

a.       Undergraduate Curriculum (Joe Hughes)

b.      Graduate Curriculum (Bill Green)

c.       Student Regulations (Richard Barke)

d.      Student Academic and Financial Affairs (Miroslav Begovic)

e.       Student Activities (Tom Morley)

f.        Student Grievance and Appeal (David Shook)

g.       Student Honor (Cheryl Contant)

h.       Student Computer Ownership Committee (Jim McClellan)

7.      Any Other Business.

 

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Said Abdel-Khalik

Secretary of the Faculty

September 23rd, 2003

 

Attachments to be included with Meeting Agenda:

 

  1. Minutes of the Called meeting of the General Faculty combined with meeting of the Academic Senate and Annual meeting of the Academic Faculty, April 22, 2003 http://www.facultysenate.gatech.edu/ASAFGF2003-042203-Minuteswbpg.htm
  2. Minutes of Standing Committees:
    1. 08/02-07/03:  http://www.facultysenate.gatech.edu/CommittMin002-003.htm
    2. 08/03-07/04: http://www.facultysenate.gatech.edu/CommittMin003-004.htm