Student Regulation Committee
Meeting of September 16, 1999
Present: Fred Andrew (Math), Kent Barefield (Chem/Biochem), Paul Benkeser (Chair/ECE/BMED), Robert Hill (SGA/U Student), Deborah Johnson (Public Policy), Nick Lalwani (SGA/U Student), Alan Larson (ME), Peter McGuire (Exc. Bd. Lia./LCC), Frank Roper (Registrar), and Lee Wilcox (VPSA).
Absent: William Bullock (Arch), Cherie Courseault (SGA/G Sudent)
Visitors: Heather Duke (U Student), Ian Queen (SGA/U Student), and Scott Verzyl (Registrar).
1. The minutes of the committee meeting of June 30, 1999 were approved.
2. Paul Benkeser, ECE, was elected as Chair, and Alan Larson, ME, was elected as Secretary, for AY 1999-2000.
A degree candidate will be exempted from examinations during final examination week in the term of graduation.
Option 1. Do not repeal Section XII.C.
Option 2. Repeal Section XII.C. Give "blank" diplomas to both undergraduate and graduate degree candidates at the graduation ceremony immediately following finals week. The Registrarís Office will mail diplomas when certified.
Option 3. Revise Section XII.C. to read "An undergraduate degree candidate will be exempted from examinations during final examination week in the term of graduation." Give "blank" diplomas to graduate degree candidates at the graduation ceremony immediately following finals week. The Registrar's Office will mail diplomas when certified to graduate degree candidates.
Option 4. Repeal Section XII.C. Give certified diplomas to all degree candidates at a delayed graduation ceremony approximately one week after finals week.
The votes were:
Andrew, Option 1.
Hill, Option 1.
Lalwani, Option 1.
Barefield, Option 2.
Benkeser, Option 2.
Johnson, Option 2.
Larson, Option 2.