Senate News, April 22, 2019

The following items were approved on the Consent Calendar:

  1. Curriculum Consent

  2. 3-D Printer Policy

  3. Eligibility for Rehire Policy

  4. Faculty Family Teaching Policy

  5. Independent Contractor Policy

  6. Reporting Arrests Policy

  7. Text Messaging Policy

  8. Graduate Council Minutes – March 19, 2019

Senators engaged in a discussion lead by Robin Parker regarding several new University policies. Liz Mullenix, Dean, College of Creative Arts, explained the proposal to create a new IMS department. Steve Tuck, Chair, Classics, spoke about a consolidation request for Classics. 

The April 15, 2019 minutes were approved, and with that approval, the following resolution was approved.  This will now begin a 10-day wait period before final approval.

SR 19-06

April 15, 2019

BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED that University Senate endorse the proposed degree, Bachelor of Arts, with a major in Organizational Leadership, College of Arts and Science;

AND FURTHERMORE, that the endorsement by University Senate of the proposed degree and major will be forwarded to the Miami University Board of Trustees for consideration.