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University Senate Agendas Archives: 2007-2008

All meetings are from 3:00 - 5:00 pm in the Auditorium of William T. Young Library unless otherwise noted.


Monday, May 5, 2008

LOCATION CHANGE: meeting will be in ROOM 250 STUDENT CENTER.

  1. Minutes from April 17 and Announcements
  2. Ombud Report for 2006-2007 - Ombud Joel Lee
  3. Flexible Work Arrangements (FWA) - Work-Life Director Robynn Pease
    • FWA Final Report (PDF)
    • FWA Letter of Understanding (PDF)
    • *FWA Guidelines* (PDF)
  4. Revisions to Administrative Regulations II-1.7-2 ("Access To and Use of University Technology Resources") (input only - possible endorsement)
    • Administrative Regulations II-1.7-2 (clean version) (PDF)
    • Friendly Amendments to Revisions to Administrative Regulations II-1.7-2
    • *Administrative Regulations II-1.7-2 (changes tracked)* (PDF)
  5. Annual "State of the Libraries" Address - Dean Carol Diedrichs
  6. Proposed Changes to Health Care Colleges Professional Student Behavior Code
    • Health CC Professional Student Behavior Code (clean version) (PDF)
    • *Health CC Professional Student Behavior Code (changes tracked)* (PDF)
  7. Proposal to Expand Transfer Credit to PhD (PDF)
  8. Change in Method of Appointment to Graduate Faculty (PDF)

*Items marked with an asterisk will NOT be included in the meeting handout.*


Monday, April 17, 2008

  1. Minutes and Announcements
    • Minutes from February 11, 2008
    • Minutes from March 17, 2008
  2. State of Academic Affairs - Provost Subbaswamy
  3. Revisions to Administrative Regulations II-1.7-2 ("Access to and Use of University Technology Resources") (input only - possible endorsement) (PDF)
    • Proposed AR II-1.7-2 with Changes Incorporated (PDF)
  4. Winter Intersession Calendar (2008 - 2009) (PDF)
  5. Proposed New Center: Center for Muscle Biology (PDF)
  6. Proposal to Expand Transfer Credit to PhD (PDF)
  7. Proposed Change to Pre-Qualifying Residency Requirement (PDF)
  8. Proposed New Graduate Certificate: Graduate Certificate in Physiology Teaching (PDF)
  9. KCTCS Degree List - March 2008
  10. PharmD and MPP Dual Degree (PDF)
  11. UK Degree Candidates
    • May 2008
    • Partial List for August 2008
  12. Method of Graduate Faculty Appointment
    • Timeline (PDF)
    • Proposal (PDF)
  13. Annual "State of the Libraries" Address - Dean Diedrichs
  14. Ombud Report
  15. Flexible Work Arrangements - Work-Life Director Robynn Pease

Monday, March 17, 2008

  1. Minutes from February 11 and Announcements
  2. Principles of Gen Ed Reform ("second reading") (PDF)
  3. Proposed Change to Senate Rules 5.1.8.2 & 6.1.3: Course Withdrawal Deadline Change and Academic Evaluation Deadline Change (PDF)
  4. Proposed Change to Senate Rules 5.4.1.1: Application for Degrees (Standardize Degree Application Deadline) (PDF)
  5. Proposed Program Suspension: Secondary German Education (PDF)
  6. Proposed Program Suspension: Secondary Spanish Education (PDF)
  7. Proposed Program Suspension: Secondary French Education (PDF)
  8. Proposed Program Suspension: Secondary Classics Education (PDF)
  9. Proposed Program Deletion: Doctor of Science in Clinical Sciences with Emphasis in Hematology/Transplantation Science (PDF)
  10. Proposed New University Studies Program b/w BS Mechanical Engineering and MS Biomedical Engineering (PDF)

Monday, February 11, 2008

  1. Minutes from December 10 and Announcements
  2. December 2007 List of BCTC Candidates for Credentials
  3. Honorary Degrees
  4. Discussion of Principles of Gen Ed Reform ("first reading" - for discussion only)
    • "Principles of a Revised General Education Curriculum" (PDF)
    • Comments on the Document "Principles of a Revised General Education Curriculum" (PDF)

Please visit http://www.uky.edu/GenEd/forward.php for more information about the next steps for gen ed reform.


Monday, December 10, 2007

  1. Minutes from November 12 and Announcements
  2. Proposed Change in Method of Appointment to Graduate Faculty (PDF)
  3. Western Kentucky Community and Technical College Permanent Grade Waiver (PDF)
  4. Academic Calendars
    • 2008 - 2009 Calendar (PDF)
    • 2010 - 2011 Tentative Calendar (PDF)
    • 2008 - 2009 Dentistry Calendar (PDF)
    • 2010 - 2011 Tentative Dentistry Calendar (PDF)
    • 2008 - 2009 Law Calendar (PDF)
    • 2010 - 2011 Tentative Law Calendar (PDF)
    • 2008 - 2009 Medicine Calendar (PDF)
    • 2010 - 2011 Tentative Medicine Calendar (PDF)
  5. Discussion on Third Bachelor's Degree (PDF)

Monday, November 12, 2007

  1. Minutes from October 8 and Announcements
  2. USP Reform Update - Provost Subbaswamy
  3. UK December 2007 Degree List
  4. New Track: Masters of Public Policy (PDF)
  5. Kentucky Blood Center Presentation
  6. Proposed Robinson Forest Motion (PDF)
  7. Proposed Change to Senate Rules 5.3.1.1 ("Repeat Option") (PDF)

Monday, October 8, 2007

  1. Minutes from September 10 and Announcements
  2. National Work and Family Month Announcement - Work-Life Director Robynn Pease
  3. Actions by Senate's Rules and Elections Committee
    • I - "Missing Grade" Language Codification (PDF)
    • II - Oral Communications Suspension "Note" Language (PDF)
    • III - Clarification of "Drop" vs. "Add" (PDF)
    • IV - Duplicate Credit and Repeat Clarification (PDF)
  4. Revisions to Administrative Regulations II-4.0-4 ("Research Conflict of Interest and Financial Disclosure Policy") (input only - possible endorsement) (PDF)
  5. Robinson Forest

Monday, September 10, 2007

LOCATION CHANGE: meeting will be in the LEXMARK PUBLIC ROOM of the MAIN BUILDING.

  1. State of the University Address - Lee T. Todd, Jr., University Senate Chair
  2. Minutes from May 7 and Announcements
  3. UK September 2007 Degree List
  4. KCTCS June 2007 List of Candidates for Credentials
  5. 2007 United Way Campaign - College of Engineering Dean Thomas Lester
  6. Proposed Membership Change to University Joint Committee on Honorary Degrees (PDF)
  7. Overview of Next Steps for USP Reform - Phil Kraemer