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2018-2019 Senate Proposals

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Proposal or Report
Date Received in Senate Office
 
 
 
Committee Referral
 
 
Senate Floor Introduction
 
 
Senate Result
 
 
Administrative Response
Proposal 1-19: Proposal to Approve and Adopt the Senate Vision Statement
 
 09-19-18
 Executive Committee
 09-26-18
Amended
10-10-18
 Senate approved 10-10-18
 None needed
Proposal 2-19: Revision to Policy 104.1 Developing Academic Policy at MTU
 09-19-18
 Executive Committee
 09-26-18
 
revised and reintroduced 11-07-18
 
revised and reintroduced 12-12-18
 Tabled
10-10-18
 
Senate approved revised proposal
11-28-18
 
Senate Approved second revised proposal 12-12-18
Proposal 3-19: School of Technology Departmental Charter
 10-01-18
 N/A
 N/A
 N/A
Approved by Administration 01-10-19
Proposal 4-19:  Expanded Endowment for Graduate Support
10-02-18 
Research Policy Committee 10-24-18
 Senate approved 11-07-18
 
Proposal 5-19:  Revised Policy on Compensation of Senate Officers
10-03-18 
Executive Committee  
 
 
Proposal 6-19: Amendment to Senate Procedures 805.1.1, Search Procedures for Department Chairs and School Deans 
 10-10-18
Academic and Instructional Policy Committee 10-24-18
 Senate Approved 11-07-18
Proposal 7-19: Amendment to Senate Procedures 802.1.1, Search Procedures for College Deans
 10-10-18
Academic and Instructional Policy Committee 10-24-18
 Senate Approved 11-07-18
Proposal 8-19: Sabbatical Leave for Lecturer Track Faculty 
10-18-18 
Academic and Instructional Policy Committee 10-24-18
 Tabled
11-07-18
Tabled 
12-12-18
 
Proposal 9-19:  Proposal to Shelve Secondary Education Certification Program
 10-23-18
Curricular Policy Committee 10-24-18
 Senate Approved 11-07-18
Proposal 10-19: Modification of Graduate Faculty Status in Faculty Handbook
10-31-18
Curricular Policy Committee      
Proposal 11-19: Procedure for Review of Graduate Faculty Status
10-31-18
Curricular Policy Committee      
Proposal 12-19:  Establish a Policy on the Quality of Online Courses
11-28-18
Academic and Instructional Policy Committee 11-28-18

 Senate Approved

Revised Proposal

12-12-18

 
Proposal 13-19: Proposal for Minor in Forest Biomaterials 
11-28-18 
Curricular Policy Committee 12-12-18    
Proposal 14-19: Proposal to Shelve Certificate Program: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) 
11-30-18
Curricular Policy Committee      
Proposal 15-19: Proposal to Shelve Minor Program: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) 
 11-30-18
Curricular Policy Committee      
Proposal 16-19: Minor in Business 
 11-30-18
Curricular Policy Committee      

Proposal 17-19: Proposal for a New Concentration in Data Analytics Within the B.S. in Accounting

1-7-19
Curricular Policy Committee      

Proposal 18-19: 

Proposal to Shelve the Nondepartmental Master of Engineering Civil Engineering (EGR3)

 1-7-19 Curricular Policy Committee      

Proposal 19-19: 

Proposal to Shelve the Nondepartmental PhD in Engineering Geotechnical Engineering (EPD3)

 1-7-19 Curricular Policy Committee      

Proposal 20-19: 

Proposal to Shelve the Nondepartmental Master of Engineering Environmental Engineering (EGR5)

 1-7-19 Curricular Policy Committee      

Proposal 21-19:

Proposal to Shelve the Nondepartmental PhD in Propulsion Systems Engineering (EPD6)

 1-7-19 Curricular Policy Committee      

Proposal 22-19: Proposal to Shelve the Nondepartmental PhD in Engineering Sensing and Signal Processing (EPD4)

1-7-19 Curricular Policy Committee      

Proposal 23-19: 

Proposal to Shelve the Nondepartmental PhD in Engineering Structural Engineering (EPD1)

 1-7-19 Curricular Policy Committee      

Proposal 24-19: Proposal for a new Master's in Engineering Management

1-15-19 Curricular Policy Committee      
Senate Meeting Reports and Presentations
Date of Presentation
Presenter
     
09-12-18
Mike Mullins
     
09-12-18
Mike Mullins
     
09-26-18
Rachel Jones
     
10-10-18
Audrey Mayer
     
11-07-18
Adrienne Minerick
     
11-07-18
Renee Hiller
     
11-28-18
Joshua Olson
     
 11-28-18
 Pushpa Murthy
     
University Senate Overview of MTU Finances December
12-05-18
Mike Mullins