NUMERIC INDEX
FACULTY SENATE RECOMMENDATIONS
2011 - 2012
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Recommendation Summary

*Approved indicates approval by the Faculty Senate and the University President.
SR-11-12-(01) 39 PTRAHC Approved by the Faculty Senate to forward to the Faculty Personnel Committee Recommends approval of the Marshall University Board of Governors, Policy No. AA-26, Faculty Promotion.
SR-11-12-(02) 40 PTRAHC Tabled by the Faculty Senate Recommends approval of the Marshall University Board of Governors, Policy No. AA-22, Annual Evaluation of Faculty.
SR-11-12-(03) 41 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- ESS 250 and the COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- PSC 445; COURSE CHANGES in the COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- NUR 422 and the COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- PSC 105, PSY 201, and the SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATIONS -- JMC 408, and AREA OF EMPHASIS in the COLLEGE OF LIIBERAL ARTS -- Addition of the Weather Broadcasting AOE within the Geography LG20-BS Major.
SR-11-12-(04) 42 LAC Approved by the Faculty Senate; read by the University President Resolves that the Faculty Senate endorse the West Virginia Advisory Council of Faculty 2011-2012 Issues, "Moving West Virginia Forward".
SR-11-12-(05) 43 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS: COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- HP 450, HP 490; COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- ENG 355, HST 444, PHL 203, SPN 408. COURSE CHANGES: COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- MI 411; COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- CL 231, GEO 101, GEO 230, GEO 305, GEO 431, JPN 335, PSC 207, SPN 435. COURSE DELETIONS: COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- DTS 304, DTS 413.
SR-11-12-(06) 44 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed REQUEST FOR UNDERGRADUATE ADDITION, DELETION, OR CHANGE OF A MAJOR OR PROGRAM in the following colleges and or schools: COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- addition of a BS in Health Sciences and change in the BS in Medical Technology Major (HM20); COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- change in the BA in Geography Major (LG10) and change in the BS in Geography Major (LG20).
SR-11-12-(07) 45 CC Approved Recommends approval of the University Curriculum Committee Information and Instructions.
SR-11-12-(08) 46 RC Approved Recommends approval of the guidelines for applicants to the Quinlan Endowment Fund for Faculty Travel.
SR-11-12-(09) 47 FDC Approved Recommends approval of an increase to the limit on Individual Faculty INCO Foundation Grants to $2,500 over a five-year period.
SR-11-12-(10) 48 CC Approved Recommends approval of the COURSE ADDITION in the COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- CMM 330. COURSE CHANGES in ACADEMIC AFFAIRS -- FYS 100; COLLEGE OF EDUCATION -- ITL 365, ITL 466; COLLEGE OF SCIENCE -- CHM 254, CHM 290H, CHM 291H, CHM 390H, CHM 391H.
SR-11-12-(11) 49 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed REQUEST FOR UNDERGRADUATE ADDITION, DELETION, OR CHANGE OF AN AREA OF EMPHASIS in the DEPARTMENT OF OUTREACH AND CONTINUING STUDY (Regents Bachelor of Arts) -- Addition of an AOE Digital Forensics within the BAS Major; addition of an AOE Game Development within the BAS Major; deletion of the AOE Occupational Loss Prevention within the BAS (AS14) Major; deletion of the AOE Organizational Studies within the BAS (AS12) Major; addition of an AOE Web Application Development within the BAS Major; and deletion of the AOE Training and Development for Organizations within the RBA (RRB8) Major.
SR-11-12-(12) 50 LAC Approved Recommends that the Faculty Senate and the University support a legislative appropriation to PEIA to offset the proposed increased beneficiary costs for co-pays and to maintain services at the current level. The proposed additional co-pays present a net decrease in wages. In these difficult economic times, we request the legislature to ensure there are neither increases in PEIA costs nor reductions in benefits to beneficiaries.
SR-11-12-(13) 51 APC Approved Recommends that the BS in Mathematics be continued at its current level of activity.
SR-11-12-(14) 52 APC Approved Recommends that the following programs be discontinued: BA in Adult and Technical Education, BA in Counseling, and BA in Family and Consumer Sciences.
SR-11-12-(15) 53 APC Approved Recommends that the following programs be continued and approved for resource development: BS in Chemistry, BA/BS in Geology, BS in Physics, and BA in Psychology.
SR-11-12-(16) 54 EC Approved by the Faculty Senate; read by the University President Resolves that by a vote of the Faculty Senate that Bylaw #14 of ARTICLE IX within The Constitution of the Marshall University Faculty be amended to add the School of Pharmacy (SOP).
SR-11-12-(17) 55 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the following colleges and/or school: COLLEGE OF EDUCATION - ECE 325; COLLEG OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- ENGR 102, ENGR 103, ENGR 104; COLLEGE OF SCIENCE -- MTH 464, MTH 466, MTH 490; and the COURSE DELETION in the COLLEGE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- ENGR 107.
SR-11-12-(18) 56 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE CHANGES in the following colleges and/or school: COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- HS 200; COLLEGE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- CE 321, CE 322, CE 331, CE 425, ENGR 318, ENGR 452; COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- HST 360, HST 365, SPN 417, SPN 418.
SR-11-12-(19) 57 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed REQUEST FOR UNDERGRADUATE ADDITION, DELETION, OR GHANGE OF A MAJOR OR PROGRAM in the LEWIS COLLEGE OF BUSINESS -- Addition of a Major in Risk Management and Insurance; MINOR in the LEWIS COLLEGE OF BUSINESS -- Addition of a Risk Management & Insurance Minor within the Risk Management and Insurance Major; and AREA OF EMPHASIS within the COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- Addition of a Meteorology AOE within the Geography (LG20-BS) Major.
SR-11-12-(20) 58 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITOINS in the following colleges and/or school: COLLEGE OF BUSINESS - MIS 412, MIS 415; COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- ESS 458, HS 235, HS 335, HS 336, HS 345, HS 346; COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- GEO 111, GEO 432, GEO 433, PSY 250; and COURSE CHANGES in the COLLEGE OF BUSINESS -- MIS 207, MIS 257, MIS 290, MIS 340, MIS 350, MIS 444, MIS 470.
SR-11-12-(21) 59 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed REQUEST FOR UNDERGRADUATE ADDITION, DELETION, OR CHANGE OF A -- MAJOR OR PROGRAM in the SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATIONS -- Change in the Major, Online Journalism (JJ50-BA); -- MINOR in the COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- Addition of a Minor, Worksite Wellness within the Exercise Science major (HE10); -- AREA OF EMPHASIS in the COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS -- Change in the AOE Multidisciplinary Studies within the BFA in Music (FM16); -- CERTIFICATE PROGRAM in the COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- Addition of a Worksite Wellness certificate program within the School of Kinesiology; and the COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- Change in the GIS certificate program within Geography.
SR-11-12-(22) 60 BAPC Approved Recommends that the MU Board of Governors Policy No. AA-14 Course Syllabus be revised.
SR-11-12-(23) 61 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS - ESS 491, NUR 410 and the COURSE CHANGES in the COLLEGE OF EDUCATION -- ECE 472; COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- CL 230, CL 232, CL 237, HST 307, PSC 104, PSY 201H.
SR-11-12-(24) 62 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed REQUEST FOR UNDERGRADUATE ADDITION, DELETION, OR CHANGE OF A -- MAJOR OR PROGRAM in the COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS -- change in the BS Exercise Science (HE 10) major; MINOR in the COLLEGE OF BUSINESS - change in the Accounting minor within the Accounting (BA10-BBA) major; AREA OF EMPHASIS in the COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS - addition of an Applied Exercise Physiology AOE within the BS Exercise Science major; change in the Exercise Physiology AOE within the BS Exercise Science major; addition of a Health Communication AOE within the BS Athletic Training (HA 10) major; deletion of the Health and Wellness AOE within the BS Exercise Science major; deletion of the Strength and Conditioning AOE within the BS Exercise Science major.
SR-11-12-(25) 63 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed COURSE ADDITIONS in the COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS - THE 430; COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS - ENG 432, ENG 469, PHL 202, SPN 245; COLLEGE OF SCIENCE - CHM 451, MTH 326 and the COURSE CHANGES in the COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS - ENG 458, ENG 476; COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS - FCS 210; COLLEGE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING - CS 475, ENGR 290; COLLEGE OF SCIENCE - PLS 490; UNIVERSITY COLLEGE - UNI 101.
SR-11-12-(26) 64 CC Approved Recommends approval of the listed REQUEST FOR UNDERGRADUATE ADDITION, DELETION, OR CHANGE OF A MAJOR OR PROGRAM in the COLLEGE OF BUSINESS - addition of the Energy Management Major within the Management BBA degree; COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- addition of the Creative Writing Major within the English BA degree, addition of the Literary Studies Major within the English BA degree; COLLEGE OF SCIENCE -- addition of the Statistics Major within the Mathematics BS degree; MINOR  in the COLLEGE OF SCIENCE -- addition of the Statistics Minor within the Statistics Major; AREA OR EMPHASIS in the COLLEGE OF EDUCATION -- addition of the Mentally Impaired K-6 AOE within the Elementary Education (EE00) Major, addition of the Mentally Impaired 5-Adult AOE within the Secondary Education (ES00) Major, deletion of the Mentally Impaired K-Adult AOE within the Elementary Education (EE00) and Secondary Education (ES00) Majors; COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS -- deletion of the Creative Writing (LE21) AOE within the English (LE20) Major, deletion of the Literature (LE22) AOE within the English (LE20) Major; COLLEGE OF SCIENCE -- addition of the Mathematical Statistics AOE within the Statistics Major.
SR-11-12-(27) 65 CC Approved Recommends approval of the requested revisions to the following forms: Request for Undergraduate Course Addition, Request for Undergraduate Course Change, and the Request for Undergraduate Course Deletion.
SR-11-12-(28) 66 BAPC Approved Recommends that the current text of II. Definitions, item D of the Academic Rights and Responsibilities of Students on page 71 of the Undergraduate Catalog for 2011-2012, regarding the definition of "day" be modified to indicate that "day" refers to "instructional day" as opposed to "a calendar day".
SR-11-12-(29) 67 BAPC Approved Recommends that the current text pertaining to Sanctions on page 68 of the Undergraduate Catalog for 2011-2012 that is related to academic dishonesty be modified to address the issue of student withdrawal.
SR-11-12-(31) 69 APC Approved Recommends that the College of Sciences' Intent to Plan for the Bachelor of Science in Digital Forensics and Information Assurance be approved.

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