Minutes of September 18, 2007

First-Year Programs Advisory Committee

Minutes of September 18, 2007

Call to Order

1:00 p.m. in UNVH 113 by Gary Brock, Chair


Betty Evans, Tom Lane, Pauline Nugent, Cindy Pemberton, Helen Reid, Art Spisak, Ellena Stotler, and Mike Wood

Introduction and Opening Remarks

Dr. Belinda McCarthy, Provost, reviewed initial charge for committee.

Discussion Guideline for Future Meetings

  • Define course outcomes
  • Review course structure
  • Review course content
  • Develop a curricular proposal

Time Constraints on Submitting Curricular Proposal to Implement Changes in Fall 2008

Curriculum Deadlines:

September 2007 for Fall 2008 Schedule

September 2007 for 2008/2009 Catalog

(Proposals needing to go through only one council or committee could be submitted up to two months later and still have time to be included in the schedule or catalog.)

  • November 7, CGEIP Meeting
    • 3:30 p.m., PSU 308A
  • December 6, Faculty Senate Meeting
    • 3:30 p.m., PSU 313
  • April 5, Deadline for Catalog Changes (per Nicole Rovig)

Next Meeting

Mike Wood will coordinate schedules via e-mail to arrange meeting for week of September 24-28.


Meeting adjourned at 2:20 p.m.

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