MINUTES OF THE COUNCIL ON GRADUATE STUDIES November 16, 1999
The Council on Graduate Studies met at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 16, 1999, in the Arcola/Tuscola Room of the MLK Union.
Members present: Dr. Costa, Dr. Emmett, Dr. Key, Dr. Lenihan, Dr. Liu, Dr. Raybin, Dr. Reven, Dr. Simpson, Dr. Wayland, and Ms. Heidel
Members absent: Dr. Augustine
Staff present: Ms. Quick, Graduate School
Guests present: Dr. Keiter
The Minutes of November 2, 1999 were approved as published.
Dr. Keiter discussed this course proposal and answered the questions of the Council members. The motion to approve the course proposal passed unanimously.
This action approves the following to become effective the Spring of 2000:
CHM 4750 Environmental Chemistry. (3-0-3) On Demand. ENV CHEM. The chemistry of environmental processes and chemical contaminants in the hydrosphere, atmosphere, and biosphere; the impact of energy generation on the global environment; the toxicology of specific chemical compounds. Prerequisites: CHM 2730, CHM 3910 or permission of the instructor. CHM 3450 recommended.
1. Faculty Senate Minutes of 11-2-99.
2. CAA Minutes of 10-28-99.
3. College of Education and Professional Studies Minutes of 10-25-99.
IV. Committee Reports
1. CGS Thesis Guidelines: Dr. Lenihan reported the committee is ready for the Council to discuss the new thesis guidelines.
V. 99-12 Ethical Treatment of Human Subjects.
Dr. Wayland moved and Dr. Emmett seconded the motion to put this item on the agenda. Motion approved unanimously.
VI. 98-43 Thesis Guidelines Revision.
Questions and suggestions about the new revision were entertained. Corrections will be made to the Thesis Guidelines Revision based upon suggestions from the Council. The revision will then be forwarded to graduate coordinators for input prior to adoption. Approval of the Thesis Guidelines Revision will be postponed until the beginning of next semester.
VII. Executive Director’s Report
In Dr. Augustine’s absence, this report was postponed until the December meeting.
VIII. 99-13 INT 5173 Global Technology, 99-14 INT 5133 Total Quality Systems, and 99-15 COS 5103 Science and Technology of Leadership.
Dr. Simpson moved and Dr. Raybin seconded to put these items on the agenda.
The meeting adjourned at 3:10 p.m.
ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE NEXT MEETING
Tuesday, December 7, 1999, 2:00 p.m.
Arcola/Tuscola Room, MLK Union