Committee Structure, Functions and Duties

  1. Monitors the undergraduate curriculum of the University in order to maintain high standards of academic excellence and Senate-established academic priorities and policies.
  2. Evaluates and acts upon curricular changes proposed by the College Curriculum Committees.
  3. Sets procedural standards and makes recommendations to the College Curriculum Committees.
  4. Determines general course requirements for all students.
  5. Counsels with the Academic Planning Council in preparing recommendations concerning academic policies and priorities for Senate consideration.
  6. Chooses from among its faculty members a representative to serve on the Academic Planning Council.
  7. Chooses from among its faculty members a representative to serve on the Summer Session Commission.

Members

Faculty: (eleven faculty, three-year non consecutive terms with the following distribution)

Four elected by College of Liberal Arts and Education (One of the four shall be from the School of Education):
Member: Term Expires:
Stephanie Branson 2005
Rosalyn Broussard (Secretary) 2004
Deb Kinder (Chair) 2004
Tom Lo Guidice 2006

Three elected by College of Business, Industry, Life Science and Agriculture (One of the three shall be from the School of Agriculture):

Member: Term Expires:
Michael Compton (Vice Chair) 2005
Marge Karsten 2006
Frank Steck 2004

Three elected by College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science (One of the three shall be from the department of Mathematics or Chemistry and Physics):

Member: Term Expires:
Benjamin Collins 2005
Tom Nelson 2004
One elected by the Karrmann Library:
John Berg
Student: (one chosen in a method determined by the Student Senate)
Benjamin Reusser
Ex Officio:
Vice Chancellor: Carol Sue Butts
Representatives:
Academic Planning Council: Tom Nelson
Assessment Oversight Committee: Frank Steck