COMMITTEE: Academic Standards Committee


MEETING DATE: Monday September 20, 2004     


PERSON PRESIDING: Catherine Rigsby (former Chair), then George Bailey (new Chair)


REGULAR MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: Bailey, Barricella, Bass, Bauer, Decker, Juska, and McConnell




Call to Order

The meeting was called to order at 3:00 P.M.



Elections of officers were held. George Bailey was elected Chair, Jim Decker was elected Vice-Chair, and Lisa Barricella was elected Secretary. Upon completion of the elections, Catherine Rigsby turned the meeting over to George Bailey.


New Business


RUSS 3230

A motion was made and seconded to grant general education (humanities) credit to Russian 3230, Russian and Soviet Film. Prof. Murenina, from the Dept. of Foreign Languages, was on hand to speak to this proposal. After discussion, the motion passed.


Hearings on the Goals of the Liberal Arts Foundations Curriculum

The committee members agreed upon a way to conduct the hearings. Committee membership representation at each hearing was finalized. Ways the committee would collect and solicit feedback were discussed. A suggestion to have a student information session and forum about the goals will be pursued.



The meeting was adjourned at 4:02 P.M.


Next Meeting

The next meeting will be held on Monday October 11, 2004 at 2:00 P.M. in 142 Rawl Annex.



Submitted by L. Barricella