GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

FALL MEETING OF THE ACADEMIC SENATE

Combined with

CALLED MEETING OF THE GENERAL FACULTY

 

Tuesday, November 30, 2004, 3:00 pm

Student Center Theater

 

AGENDA

 

1.      Opening Remarks by the President.

2.      Approval of Minutes of previous meetings -- October 14, 2004. [Attachment #1]

3.      Presentation of Degree Candidates. (McIver)

4.      Overview of Campus Master Plan. (Saunders)

5.      Progress on format revision for the Faculty Handbook. (Bohlander) [Attachment #3]

6.      Approval of Minutes of Standing Committees of the Academic Senate. [see link to web site listing #2 below]

a.       Undergraduate Curriculum:  09/08/04; 09/22/04; 09/29/04; 10/13/04; 10/27/04 [Action items:  ChE Degree name change to ChBE; new Biotechnology option in ChBE; new ChE courses; Changes in BS PUBP degree; new Pre-Law Certificate in PUBP; new Law, Science, and Technology minor in PUBP (09/08/04); New Courses at GTL, COE, CEE and BIOL; changes to BS CE and BS NRE degrees (10/27/04)]

b.      Graduate Curriculum:  08/26/04; 10/07/04; 10/21/04; 11/09/04 [Action items:  New courses in APPH (08/26/04); Degree name change from MS in Applied Mathematics to MS in Mathematics (10/07/04); Inactive courses in ME; Change in Catalog description of PUBP courses; New CETL Courses; CoC offering of MS CS at GTL; Transfer credit policy for MS CS (11/09/04)]

7.      Approval of Minutes of Standing Committees of the General Faculty. [see link to web site listing #2 below]

a.       Faculty Benefits:  08/30/04; 09/27/04; 10/25/04

b.      Statutes:  08/17/04

c.       Academic Services:  10/07/04; 11/04/04

d.      Welfare & Security:  09/27/04

8.      Any Other Business.

 

Said Abdel-Khalik

Secretary of the Faculty

November 29th, 2004

 

Links to cited documents:

 

  1. Minutes of Faculty Meetings:
    1. October 14, 2004 Fall meeting of the General Faculty and General faculty Assembly combined with meeting of the Academic Senate http://www.facultysenate.gatech.edu/GFGFAAS2005-101404-Minuteswp.htm
  2. Minutes of Committee Meetings  http://www.facultysenate.gatech.edu/CommittMin004-005.htm
  3. Project to Revamp Format of the Faculty Handbook (Presentation by Ron Bohlander)