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FACULTY SENATE RECOMMENDATIONS
2003 - 2004

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Recommendation Number

Committee of Origin

Status of Recommendation

Recommendation Summary

SR-03-04-01 EC

Approved

Recommends approval of the attached Executive Policy Bulletin No. 15 as amended on March 14, 2003. (On file in the Senate office

SR-03-04-02 EC Approved Recommends approval of the attached "Rule on Adjunct Faculty." (On file in the Senate office
SR-03-04-03 EC Approved Requests the addition of the following statement to the "Policy on Admissions for Fall Term, 1999.
SR-03-04-04 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS: ENG 404; GEO 201.
SR-03-04-05 LA Returned to Committee Recommends that the Faculty Senate of Marshall University reach out to all West Virginians by holding a media event prior to the beginning of the 2004 legislative session with the aim to articulate the impact on students, faculty, and staff of Marshall University and all residents of West Virginia any further budget reductions to institutions of higher education
SR-03-04-06 LA Disapproved It is strongly recommended that Dr. Angel continue his vigorous fight against proposed higher education budget reductions
SR-03-04-07 LA Returned to Committee Recommends the West Virginia Legislature by whatever means suitable increase safety on Interstate 64 (I-64) within the Huntington area.
SR-03-04-08 LA Returned to Committee Recommends the West Virginia Legislature to amend State Codes 5-5-1 and 5-5-2 to include higher education faculty to receive the Annual Experience Increment (AEI) pay program for state employees.
SR-03-04-09 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF EDUCATION & HUMAN SERVICES--PLS 441; COLLEGE OF NURSING & HEALTH PROFESSIONS--DTS 314; and the COLLEGE OF SCIENCE--ISC 210
SR-03-04-10 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE CHANGES for the COLLEGE OF EDUCATION & HUMAN SERVICES: CI 447; CI 448; PLS 440
SR-03-04-11 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE DELETION in the COLLEGE OF NURSING & HEALTH PROFESSIONS: DTS 404
SR-03-04-12 LA Disapproved Recommends endorsement of the attached "Legislative Agenda of West Virginia Higher Education Faculty in 2004" as prepared by the Advisory Council of Faculty (ACF)
SR-03-04-13 FS Approved Recommends endorsement of the amended attachment of the "Legislative Agenda of West Virginia Higher Education Faculty in 2004" prepared by the Advisory Council of Faculty (ACF)
SR-03-04-14 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE CHANGES in the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF EDUCATION & HUMAN SERVICES: the following courses will change from HE to HS--122, 220, 221, 222, 223, 280, 281, 282,283, 321, 325, 426, 430, 440, 480, 481, 482, 483, 485, 486, 487 and 488; the following courses will change from PE to HS--215, 255, 360, 361, 422, 448, 449, 460, 479 and 490. COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS: GEO 315; GEO 317; GEO 420. LEWIS COLLEGE OF BUSINESS: ACC 410
SR-03-04-15 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS: GEO 421; PHL 460; PHL 470. COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: ISC 209. LEWIS COLLEGE OF BUSINESS: FIN 380; LE 366; MIS 420
SR-03-04-16 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed CURRICULUM ACTION REQUEST from the LEWIS COLLEGE OF BUSINESS: Addition of a Minor in Entrepreneurship in the Division of Management & Marketing
SR-03-04-17 UF Approved Recommends honoring each retiring faculty member, regardless of years of service, with a gift of a rocking/arm chair or an equivalent value MU Bookstore gift certificate, by choice of the faculty member
SR-03-04-18 UF Approved CONFIDENTIAL Recommends the following nominee for consideration as honorary degree recipient
SR-03-04-19 UF Approved CONFIDENTIAL Recommends the following nominees be added to the existing list for consideration as commencement speaker at a future commencement exercise
SR-03-04-20 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE DELETION for the COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: MTH 301
SR-03-04-21 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE CHANGES for the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS: GEO 302; GEO 309; GEO 314; GEO 401; GEO 405; GEO 412. COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: CHM 305
SR-03-04-22 CC Disapproved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE CHANGES for the COLLEGE OF EDUCATION & HUMAN SERVICES: (Already approved in SR-03-04-14 CC)
SR-03-04-23 EC Approved Recommends approval of the request from the Department of Mathematics to offer an honors version of MTH 121, Concepts and Applications of Mathematics, to be designated MTH 121H, one section offered every fall semester. This request has been approved by the Honors Council
SR-03-04-24 MS Returned to Committee Recommends approval of the attached  "University Mission Statement" and "Goals in Support of the University Mission.
SR-03-04-24R MS Approved Recommends approval of the attached  "University Mission Statement" and "Goals in Support of the University Mission." (Attachment on file in the Faculty Senate office
SR-03-04-25 MS Returned to Committee Recommends approval of the attached "University Vision Statement."
SR-03-04-25R MS Approved Recommends approval of the attached "University Vision Statement." (Attachment on file in the Faculty Senate office
SR-03-04-26 BAPC Approved Recommends approval of the attached "Executive Policy Bulletin #13: E-Course Policy" as amended on December 15, 2003.
SR-03-04-27 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS: THE 295; COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS: CL 320, CL 471; COLLEGE OF NURSING & HEALTH PROFESSIONS: NUR 326, NUR 350, NUR 415, NUR 417, NUR 419, NUR 425; SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATIONS: JMC 321, JMC 409.
SR-03-04-28 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE CHANGES for the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF EDUCATION & HUMAN SERVICES: EDF 435, PLS 442; COLLEGE OF NURSING & HEALTH PROFESSIONS: NUR 318, NUR 323, NUR 324, NUR 325; COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: MTH 300, MTH 330, MTH 415; SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATIONS: JMC 304, JMC 382.
SR-03-04-29 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE DELETIONS for the COLLEGE OF NURSING & HEALTH PROFESSIONS: NUR 317, NUR 403, NUR 423.
SR-03-04-30 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed MAJORS, CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS, AREAS OF EMPHASIS--ADDITIONS/CHANGES from the COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: A new major of B.S. in Forensic Chemistry and an addition of a new area of emphasis in Environmental Geoscience.
SR-03-04-31 UF Approved Recommends the following revisions to the "University Policy on Emeritus Status of Retired Professionals," page 32 at it is in The Greenbook.
SR-03-04-32 AP Approved Recommends that the following academic programs be continued at their current level of activity: Associate of Applied Science in Medical Laboratory Technology, Bachelor of Arts in Humanities, Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Bachelor of Science in Cytotechnology.
SR-03-04-33 AP Approved Recommends that the following academic programs be identified for further development: Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fine Arts, Bachelor of Science in Integrated Science and Technology, Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology.
SR-03-04-34 AP Approved Recommends that the following academic programs be continued at their current level of activity, with the designation as a program of excellence: Bachelor of Science in Park Resources and Leisure Services, Bachelor of Social Work in Social Work.
SR-03-04-35 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS: ARB 101, ARB 102, ARB 203, ARB 204, CL 235, GEO 101L, GEO 110, GEO 301, LAT 315, PHL 301, PSC 427, PSC 446
SR-03-04-36 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE CHANGES for the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING - ENGR 107, ENGR 204; COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS - ENG 302, GEO 101, GEO 429, GEO 430
SR-03-04-37 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE DELETION for the COLLEGE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING: ENGR 101
SR-03-04-38 BAPC Returned to Committee Recommends that students who plan to graduate in University Honors be allowed to register during the special registration period after applying through The John R. Hall Center for Academic Excellence
SR-03-04-38R BAPC Approved Recommends that students who plan to graduate in University Honors be allowed to register during the special registration period after applying through The John R. Hall Center for Academic Excellence.
SR-03-04-39 APC Approved Recommends that the College of Nursing and Health Professions' Intent to Plan statement for a collaborative Bachelor of Science in Radiological Technology (with St. Mary's Medical Center School of Radiology) be approved
SR-03-04-40 UF Approved The University Functions Committee overwhelmingly expresses the need for an updated university directory, as this directory is an essential resource for faculty, staff, and student communication. Therefore, the committee recommends that such a directory be printed with the most current information available. In the past, the phone directory was printed by Human Resource Services. The committee advises that the directory should be printed by the same authorities and necessary funds be provided by the president and be made available for this to occur
SR-03-04-41 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS: PSC 444; COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: BSC 438
SR-03-04-42 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE CHANGES for the COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: BSC 302, BSC 304, BSC 418
SR-03-04-43 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed MAJORS, CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS, AREAS OF EMPHASIS -- ADDITIONS/CHANGES from the COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: A new major of Biomedical Sciences; changes in requirements of an existing major of Biology (SB10); changes in requirement of an existing major of Microbiology (SB40), changes in title and requirements of an existing major from Physiology/Molecular Biology (SB50) to Cellular/Molecular Biology, deletion of a major of Botany (SB20), and deletion of a major of Zoology (SB60)
SR-03-04-44 AC Approved Recommends that Marshall University's Faculty Senate join the Coalition on Intercollegiate Athletics (COIA). COIA is a group advocating for reform in intercollegiate athletics. The scope of reform the COIA seeks would affect five broad categories. These five categories, not meant to be exhaustive, include: Academics, Student Welfare, Finances and Scale, Commercialization, and Governance
SR-03-04-45 CAHC Approved Recommends that Bylaw #1 of The Faculty Constitution be revised to include instructions for Electronic Voting and that the instructions for paper ballots reflect appropriate procedures according to Robert's Rules of Order.
SR-03-04-46 CAHC Disapproved Recommends the approval of Bylaw #16 of The Faculty Constitution to read as: Officers of all standing committees shall be elected from the faculty membership by the full-voting membership of the committee
SR-03-04-47 APC Approved Recommends that the attached (on file in the Faculty Senate office) College of Information  Technology and Engineering's Intent to Plan statement for a Bachelor of Science in Engineering be approved.
SR-03-04-48 FECAHC Approved Recommends that to transition from the current compensation system into one including a merit component as mandated by the West Virginia legislature, in the contract year 2004-2005 only, salary monies available to the institution be distributed in the following manner. (Full text on file in the Faculty Senate office)
SR-03-04-49 FECAHC Approved Recommends that faculty raise monies acquired after 2004-2005 be based upon a new method of data gathering and evaluation using peer, supervisor and student ratings and distributed in the following manner. (Full text on file in the Faculty Senate office)
SR-03-04-50 PFPC Disapproved Recommends that during the fall and spring semesters, Monday morning through Friday morning, overnight parking in the Third Avenue parking garage is allowed only on level four (4) and above. This policy will be effective beginning with the fall semester, 2004
SR-03-04-51 PFPC Approved Recommends that new maps be generated to depict Marshall University's central campus and outlying buildings, and that these maps be updated as new buildings and facilities are added.
SR-03-04-52 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed CURRICULUM ACTION REQUESTS from the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS: Creation of a "Ceramics" Area of Emphasis and the removal of the "Crafts" Area of Emphasis; creation of a "Weaving" Area of Emphasis within the BFA Art Program. COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS: Addition of an area of emphasis in Asian Studies Certificate. SCHOOL OF MEDICINE/SOCIAL WORK DEPARTMENT: Addition of Minor in Social Work.
SR-03-04-53 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed MAJORS, CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS, AREAS OF EMPHASIS-ADDITIONS/CHANGES from the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING and the COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: Modification of an existing major--Computer Science and Software Development (CSD) to Computer Science (CS). COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: Creation of a new major--BS in Chemistry, Major in Biochemistry; creation of a new major--BS, Major in Computer and Information Technology.
SR-03-04-54 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS - ART 489, ART 491. COLLEGE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING and the COLLEGE OF SCIENCE - CS 110, CS 120, CS 210, CS 280-283, CS 300, CS 305, CS 310, CS 315, CS 320, CS 330, CS 340, CS 350, CS 370, CS 420, CS 440, CS 455, CS 460, CS 475, CS 480-483, CS 485-488, CS 490, CS 491.
SR-03-04-55 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE CHANGES in the following colleges and/or schools: COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS - ART 219, ART 312, ART 315, ART 324, ART 423, ART 490. COLLEGE OF SCIENCE - MTH 127, MTH 340.
SR-03-04-56 IS Approved Recommends approval to change the name of the "College of Nursing and Health Professions" to "College of Health Professions".
SR-03-04-57 IS Approved Recommends that on Monday through Friday morning, overnight parking in the Third Avenue parking garage is allowed only on level four (4) and above.

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