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WSU Faculty Senate March 4, 2021 Agenda

In order to comply with state guidelines and protect the health of our community, the Faculty Senate will meet Thursday, March 4,  2021 at 3:30pm via Zoom only.
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Guest Presenters:
Legislative Update by Stephen Bollens, WSU Legislative Representative PPT

Executive Budget Council Update by  Celestina Barbosa-Leiker

 

AGENDA

  1. Call to Order
  2. Approval of Minutes of  February 18, 2021 Meeting (Exhibit A)
  3. Announcements
    1. Information Items
      1. Faculty Senate Leadership met with President Schulz on February 22, 2021
      2. The Graduate Studies Committee has approved revisions to the bylaws: Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering Graduate Program Bylaws  These are available on the department’s website  Memo  Bylaws
    2. Reports
      1. Remarks by the Chair – David Turnbull
  4. Additions or Changes to the Agenda
  5. Agenda Items
    1. Action Items
      1. (Item # 2021.02.18_61_PHSC) Recommendation from the Professional Health Science Committee to approve the Major Change Bulletin #2 (Exhibits 61A    61B) – J. Mattoon APPROVED
      2. (Item # 2021.02.18_62_PHSC) Recommendation from the Professional Health Science Committee to approve the revision of Rule 90f, Grades and Grade Points, and Rule 100, The Grade Point System (Exhibit 62) – J. Mattoon  APPROVED
      3. Item # 2021.02.18_63_AAC) Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #6 (Exhibits 63A    63B) –D. Handy APPROVED
      4. Item # 2021.02.18_64_RAC) Recommendation from the Research and Arts Committee to approve the Center for Cannabis Policy, Research and Outreach (CCPRO) (Exhibits 64A    64B)– T.Barry/J. Owen APPROVED
      5. (Item # 2021.02.18_65_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #5 (Exhibit 65) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman APPROVED
    2. Discussion Items
      1. Item # 2021.03.04_68_AAC) Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #7 (Exhibits 68A   68B) –D. Handy
      2. Item # 2021.03.04_69_AAC) Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revised Rule 6, Transfer credits (Exhibit 69) –D. Handy
      3. (Item # 2021.03.04_71_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #6 (Exhibit 71) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman
      4. (Item # 2021.03.04_72_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate School Policies and Procedures Manual (Exhibits 72A   72B    72C) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman
      5. (Item # 2021.03.04_74_ FAC) Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to approve the revision in the Faculty Manual (Section III C 9): Faculty furlough and/or temporary salary reduction in a time of budgetary crisis (Exhibits 74A  74B) – S. Hines
      6. (Item # 2021.03.04_75_ FAC) Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to approve the revision to the Faculty Manual: Calendar Days to Business (Exhibits 75A 75B    75C) – S. Hines
  6. Constituents’ Concerns
  7. Adjournment

Faculty Senate Agenda February 18, 2021

In order to comply with state guidelines and protect the health of our community, the Faculty Senate will meet Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 3:30pm via Zoom only.
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Agenda in Word

Guest Presenters: No Presenter

AGENDA

  1. Call to Order
  2. Approval of Minutes of  February 4, 2021 Meeting (Exhibit A)
  3. Announcements
    1. Information Items
      1.  (Item #2021.02.18_66_Registrar) Minor Change Bulletin #9 (Exhibit 66)
      2. Chair Elect Candidate – Christine Horne
      3. (Item #2021.02.18_67_RAC) The Research and Arts Committee approved the center closure of the Washington State University Monoclonal Antibody Center; an application to establish it as a collaborative unit, rather than center status, will be submitted (Exhibits  67A    67B)
      4. Faculty Senate Leadership met with Provost Chilton on February 17, 2021
    2. Reports
      1. Remarks by the Chair – David Turnbull
  4. Additions or Changes to the Agenda
  5. Agenda Items
    1. Action Items
      1. (Item # 2021.02.04_49_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on the MA in Criminal Justice (nonthesis)  (Exhibits 49A   49B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman APPROVED
      2. (Item # 2021.02.04_50_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on the PhD in Criminal Justice   (Exhibits 50A    50B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman APPROVED
      3. (Item #2021.02.04_51_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on MFA, Fine Arts (thesis) – (Exhibits 51A   51B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman APPROVED
      4. (Item #2021.02.04_52_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on MS in Electrical Engineering (thesis) (Exhibits 52A   52B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman APPROVED
      5. (Item #2021.02.04_53_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on MA in Evolutionary Anthropology (thesis) (Exhibits 53A   53B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman APPROVED
      6. (Item #2021.02.04_54_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on PhD in Evolutionary Anthropology (Exhibits 54A   54B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman APPROVED
      7. (Item # 2021.02.04._60_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #4 (Exhibit 60) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman APPROVED
      8. (Item # 2021.02.04_55_FAC) Recommendation from the Faculty Affairs Committee to approve the revision to the Faculty Manual: Complaint or of Provost Concerns II F 6 (Exhibits 55A     55B) – S. Hines APPROVED
      9. (Item # 2021.02.04_56_PHSC) Recommendation from the Professional Health Science Committee to approve the proposal to Establish a New Grading Basis (HNS) for the College of Medicine (Exhibits 56A   56B   56C) – J. Mattoon APPROVED
      10. Item # 2021.02.04_57_AAC) Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #5 (Exhibits 57A   57B) –D. Handy APPROVED
      11. (Item # 2021.02.04_58_AAC) Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve revisions to Rules 89 (Final Grade Submittal) and 70 (Cancellation of Enrollment) (Exhibit  58) –D. Handy APPROVED
    2. Discussion Items
      1. (Item # 2021.02.18_61_PHSC) Recommendation from the Professional Health Science Committee to approve the Major Change Bulletin #2 (Exhibits 61A    61B) – J. Mattoon
      2. (Item # 2021.02.18_62_PHSC) Recommendation from the Professional Health Science Committee to approve the revision of Rule 90f, Grades and Grade Points, and Rule 100, The Grade Point System (Exhibit 62) – J. Mattoon
      3. Item # 2021.02.18_63_AAC) Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #6 (Exhibits 63A    63B) –D. Handy
      4. Item # 2021.02.18_64_RAC) Recommendation from the Research and Arts Committee to approve the Center for Cannabis Policy, Research and Outreach (CCPRO) (Exhibits 64A    64B)– T.Barry/J. Owen
      5. (Item # 2021.02.18_65_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #5 (Exhibit 65) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman
  6. Constituents’ Concerns
  7. Adjournment

WSU Faculty Senate Meeting February 4, 2021

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Agenda in Word

Guest Presenters: No Presenter

AGENDA

  1. Call to Order
  2. Approval of Minutes of  January 21, 2021 Meeting (Exhibit A)
  3. Announcements
    1. Information Items
      1.  (Item #2021.02.04_59_Registrar) Minor Change Bulletin #8 (Exhibit 59)
      2. Chair Elect Elections
    2. Reports
      1. Remarks by the Chair – David Turnbull
  4. Additions or Changes to the Agenda
  5. Agenda Items
    1. Action Items
      1. (Item # 2021.01.21_46_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the plan revision in PSM in Electrical Power Engineering. (Exhibits 46A    46B ) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman  APPROVED
      2. (Item # 2021.01.21_47_Steering) Recommendation from the Faculty Senate Ad Hoc Committee regarding the Board of Regents Future Action Item: FY2021 Athletics Budget Update and a Plan for Fiscal Recovery (Stacy Pearson/Pat Chun) (Exhibit 47)  APPROVED
    2. Discussion Items
      1. (Item # 2021.02.04_49_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on the MA in Criminal Justice (nonthesis)  (Exhibits 49A   49B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman
      2. (Item #02.04_50_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on the PhD in Criminal Justice   (Exhibits 50A    50B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman
      3. (Item #2021.02.04_51_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on MFA, Fine Arts (thesis) – (Exhibits 51A   51B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman
      4. (Item #2021.02.04_52_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on MS in Electrical Engineering (thesis) (Exhibits 52A   52B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman
      5. (Item #2021.02.04_53_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on MA in Evolutionary Anthropology (thesis) (Exhibits 53A   53B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman
      6. (Item #2021.02.04_54_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan change on PhD in Evolutionary Anthropology (Exhibits 54A   54B) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman
      7. (Item # 2021.02.04.21_60_GSC) Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #4 (Exhibit 60) – U.Umesh/G.Wayman
      8. (Item # 2021.02.04_55_FAC) Recommendation from the Faculty Affairs Committee to approve the revision to the Faculty Manual: Complaint or of Provost Concerns II F 6 (Exhibits 55A     55B) – S. Hines
      9. (Item # 2021.02.04_56_PHSC) Recommendation from the Professional Health Science Committee to approve the proposal to Establish a New Grading Basis (HNS) for the College of Medicine (Exhibits 56A   56B   56C) – J. Mattoon
      10. Item # 2021.02.04_57_AAC) Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #5 (Exhibits 57A   57B) –D. Handy
      11. (Item # 2021.02.04_58_AAC) Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve revisions to Rules 89 (Final Grade Submittal) and 70 (Cancellation of Enrollment) (Exhibit  58) –D. Handy
  6. Constituents’ Concerns
  7. Adjournment

WSU Faculty Senate Meeting September 24, 2020

In order to comply with state guidelines and protect the health of our community, the Faculty Senate will meet Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 3:30pm via Zoom only.
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Guest Presenters:  President Schulz and Provost Chilton

 

MINUTES

Faculty Senate Minutes

Regular Meeting

September 24, 2020

  1. Prior to the call to order, WSU President Kirk Schulz and Provost Elizabeth Chilton offered remarks and answered questions.The Faculty Senate was called to order by D. Turnbull, Chair on Thursday September 24, 2020, in Lighty 401 and via Zoom at 4:07 p.m.  Forty-seven (47) members were present with twenty (20) absent and sixteen (16) nonvoting members present.
  2. Minutes of April 9, 2020 meeting were approved as circulated.
  3. Announcements
    1. Information Items
      1. Faculty Senate Officers met with the president and provost on August 25 and September 15, 2020
      2. Minor Change Bulletin #1 (Exhibit B)
      3. Summer Items passed by Steering Committee:
        1. Proposal to Discontinue Master’s in Public Affairs (Exhibits  F1   F2 )
        2. Edits to Graduate School P&P – Submitting Final Thesis or Dissertation to Graduate School (Exhibits G    G1)
      4. NOI for a new Department in Viticulture and Enology (Exhibits D    D1 )
      5. NOI for Degree Name Change – Master in Applied Economics (Exhibits E   E1 )
      6. NOI ESFCOM – New Unit Behavioral Health (Exhibits H  H1 )
      7. Notice of Dissolution of the MOU for the Bi-State School of Food Science (Exhibit J)
      8. Faculty Manual amendment to reflect the updated Federal Title IX Policy (Exhibit K)
    2. ReportsRemarks by the Chair – Dave Turnbull:On September 18, the Chair attended the Board of Regents meeting and highlights from that report were provided.It was noted that Past Chair, Greg Crouch attends the Board of Regents meetings as a faculty non-voting representative.
  4. Additions or Changes to the Agenda – none
  5. Agenda Items
    1. Discussion Items
      1. (Item # 2020.09.24_1_Steering)  Recommendation from the Steering Committee to approve the Faculty Senate Committees    (Exhibit 1ANo Discussion.
      2. (Item # 2020.09.24_2_AAC )   Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Revision to Rule 15, Credit by Examinations (Exhibit 2A) –D. Handy  No Discussion.
      3. (Item # 2020.09.24_3_AAC)  Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the UCORE Bulletin #1  (Exhibit 3A) –D. Handy  No Discussion.
      4. (Item # 2020.09.24_4_Provost) Recommendation from the Office of the Provost to change the Spring Academic Calendar for Spring 2021 (Exhibit 4ADiscussion:  Several concerns were raised that this recommendation was only a Pullman campus change and that it would negatively affect other campuses that were on the regular academic calendar.  Items of concern included:  Many campuses have shared classes and that this would wreak havoc in those classes, that many students utilize spring break for research or doing field work and collect data, and that students on the Spokane campus have medical rotations during this time.  These concerns will be communicated to Provost Chilton.
  6. Constituents’ Concerns
  1. A memo regarding increased work demand on faculty during COVID 19 was sent to WSU leadership to outline concerns and propose changes to be instituted in some policies.  The memo is on the Faculty Senate website blog post page.  A concern was raised that football injuries identified as traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) does not align with higher education goals to enhance cognitive ability of our students and that this injury can be a lifelong disability.  Four requests were made: 1) Put all employees associated with the intercollegiate football program on indefinite furlough. 2) Start the process of removing WSU intercollegiate football from the WSU athletic program. 3) Continue to pay scholarships to the football players promised such until they graduate, but not initiate any new football scholarships. 4) Request the WSU Faculty Senate develop position statements related to the incompatibilities of football with any institution of higher education.  The full statement is on the Faculty Senate Blog page.
  2. The proposed Executive Policy 2 defines distribution on how Facilities and Administration (F&A) funding from grants and contracts is distributed at WSU. Faculty were urged to read and provide input, either on the blog post or email D. Turnbull directly.
  3. A request was made to G. Crouch to keep faculty senate informed on important matters particularly when they consider budgets.   It was noted that the meetings are recorded and are available via YouTube, but that a summary of important items could be provided and posted on the Senate Blog post page.
  4. Senators were urged to read all the posted items and to provide their comments and concerns and/or email comments to D. Turnbull.  The comments will be collected and shared with administration.

VII.  Adjournment – The meeting adjourned at 4:37 p.m.

 

 

WSU Faculty Senate Meeting April 9, 2020

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I move that the University Faculty recommend to the President and the Board of Regents that, effective at the closing dates for each graduating class, those undergraduate and professional students who have completed degree requirements and whose names remain on the “Official List of Degree Candidates” be advanced to the degrees set above their names as members of the classes of May 2020, August 2020, and December 2020. APPROVED

I move that the University Faculty recommend to the President and the Board of Regents that, effective at the closing dates for each graduating class, those graduate students who have completed degree requirements and whose names remain on the “Official List of Degree Candidates” be advanced to the degrees set above their names as members of the classes of May 2020, August 2020, and December 2020. APPROVED

Agenda in Word

AGENDA

  1. Senate Speaker – President Schulz (PowerPoint, Senate Exec Meeting Agenda)
  2. Call to Order.
  3. Approval of Minutes of March 26, 2020 Meeting (Exhibit A)
  4.  Announcements.
    1. Information Items.
      1. Rename of PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences  Memo   Memo1     Proposal  
      2. The Graduate Studies Committee has approved revisions on Experimental Psychology Program Bylaws and these are available on the department’s website  Memo  Bylaws
      3. The Research and Arts Committee approved the name change of the Institute of Senior Living to the Granger Cobb Institute for Senior Living 
      4. Update to the Education Policy and Procedure Manual 26.1.1 and 26.1.2 Posthumous Degree Policy (link)
    2. Reports.
      1. Remarks by the Chair – Greg Crouch
  5. Additions or Changes to the Agenda. Motion to move Discussion Items #1,2,3 to Action Items. Motion Carried.
  6. Agenda Items.
    1. Action Items
      1. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #11 (Exhibits   J1    Addendum #1 Course,   Addendum #1 Requirement) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      2. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the UCORE Change Bulletin #4 (Exhibit K ) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      3. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revisions to Rule 110, Undergraduate Requirements for Graduation (Exhibit L ) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      4. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revisions to Rules 6, (Transfer Credit) 15, (Credit by Examinations), 16 (Military Credit) and 17 (Credit for Prior Learning) , (Exhibit M ) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      5. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee and Professional Health Sciences Committee to approve the proposal for Posting Grades to the Transcript by Session Instead of by (Term (Exhibit N) – K. Hildenbrand/J. Mattoon APPROVED
      6. Recommendation from the Professional Health Sciences Committee to approve the Major Change Bulletin #4 (Exhibits O    O1 ) – J. Mattoon APPROVED
      7. Recommendation from the Professional Health Sciences Committee to approve Rule 34, Repeat Courses (Exhibit Q ) – J. Mattoon APPROVED
      8. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #6 (Exhibit R ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      9. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve a new plan for a Graduate Certificate in Teaching College Mathematics (Exhibits S   S1  ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      10. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve a revised plan for the Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering Management (Exhibits T   T1 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      11. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan in PhD in Statistical Science (Exhibits U    U1 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      12. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate School Policies and Procedures Manual  (Exhibits     V1     V2    V3 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      13. Recommendation from the Faculty Senate Steering Committee to amend the Faculty Senate Constitution, Article II, Section 1 and Article III, Section 3.D (Exhibit W ) APPROVED
      14. Recommendation from the Faculty Senate Steering Committee to allow this committee to carry out all necessary functions of the Faculty Senate during the period of May 16, 2020  through August 15, 2020. APPROVED
      15. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the request to drop the Graduate Certificate in Construction Project Management (Exhibits X   X1     X2) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila  APPROVED
      16. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Grade Posting Memo (Exhibits Y    Y1 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      17. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revisions to Rule 140 – Transcripts (Exhibit Z) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
    2. Discussion Items
      1. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the request to drop the Graduate Certificate in Construction Project Management (Exhibits X   X1     X2) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila (Moved to Action Item)
      2. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Grade Posting Memo (Exhibits Y    Y1 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila (Moved to Action Item)
      3. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revisions to Rule 140 – Transcripts (Exhibit Z) – K.Hildenbrand (Moved to Action Item)
  7. Constituents’ Concerns.
  8. Adjournment.

WSU Faculty Senate Meeting March 26, 2020

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AGENDA

  1. Senate Speaker – none
  2. Call to Order.
  3. Approval of Minutes of   March 5, 2020 Meeting (Exhibit A)
  4.  Announcements.
    1. Information Items.
      1. Faculty Senate Candidate Election Results:
        Chair-Elect – Doug Call
        Executive Secretary – Matt Hudelson
      2. Minor Change Bulletin #10 (Exhibit B)
    2. Reports.
      1. Remarks by the Chair – Greg Crouch
        1. System Wide COVID-19 online Town Hall at 11:00 a.m. Friday March 27.  Go to the WSU Experience website. Questions may be submitted in advance.
        2. Mary Wack, Vice Provost for Academic Engagement and Student Achievement on Spring 2020 grading considerations and options.
        3. Brief update on provost search from Dave Turnbull.
        4. Update to Faculty Status Committee Bylaws.  Sarah Ullrich-French can answer any questions.
          1. CT request for names.
        5. Please review the senate response to the draft strategic plan.  This has been presented to President Schulz.
  5. Additions or Changes to the Agenda.
  6. Agenda Items.
    1. Action Items
      1. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to establish the New Degree of the BS in Viticulture and Enology (Exhibit Y) – K.Hildenbrand   APPROVED
      2. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revision to Rule 90f, Eliminate the A,S,F Grading Basis (Exhibit Z ) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      3. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to establish a new Rule 145, Discontinued Degree Programs (Exhibit C ) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      4. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revisions to Rule 72, Reasonable Religious Accommodations (Exhibit D ) – K.Hildenbrand  APPROVED
      5. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to Eliminate the “SCI” UCORE Designation (Exhibit E ) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      6. Recommendation from the Professional Health Sciences Committee to approve the MOU for Concurrent Degree Enrollment for Doctor of Pharmacy Students (Exhibit F ) – J. Mattoon, A.Dimitrov, U. Uchila APPROVED
      7. Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to amend the Faculty Manual regarding Emeritus Faculty Appointment, Sections III.G. (Exhibits     P1      P2 ) S. Hines APPROVED
      8. Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to amend the Faculty Manual on Family Leave and Tenure Clock, Sections III.C.6.j (Exhibits G    G1    G2   ) S. Hines APPROVED
      9. Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to amend the Faculty Manual on Tracks and Appointments, Sections I-A Faculty structure and III-E Termination (Exhibits  H1    H2    H3    H4    H5 ) S. Hines APPROVED
      10. Recommendation from Academic Affairs, Graduate Studies Committee, Professional Health Sciences Committee to approve revisions to Rule 50 (Exhibit I) – K.Hildenbrand, A.Dimitrov, U. Uchila, J. Mattoon APPROVED
    2. Discussion Items
      1. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #11 (Exhibits   J1 ) – K.Hildenbrand
      2. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the UCORE Change Bulletin #4 (Exhibit K ) – K.Hildenbrand
      3. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revisions to Rule 110, Undergraduate Requirements for Graduation (Exhibit L ) – K.Hildenbrand
      4. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revisions to Rules 6, (Transfer Credit) 15, (Credit by Examinations), 16 (Military Credit) and 17 (Credit for Prior Learning) , (Exhibit M ) – K.Hildenbrand
      5. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee and Professional Health Sciences Committee to approve the proposal for Posting Grades to the Transcript by Session Instead of by (Term (Exhibit N) – K. Hildenbrand/J. Mattoon
      6. Recommendation from the Professional Health Sciences Committee to approve the Major Change Bulletin #4 (Exhibits O    O1 ) – J. Mattoon
      7. Recommendation from the Professional Health Sciences Committee to approve Rule 34, Repeat Courses (Exhibit Q ) – J. Mattoon
      8. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #6 (Exhibit R ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      9. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve a new plan for a Graduate Certificate in Teaching College Mathematics (Exhibits S   S1  ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      10. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve a revised plan for the Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering Management (Exhibits T   T1 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      11. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan in PhD in Statistical Science (Exhibits U    U1 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      12. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate School Policies and Procedures Manual  (Exhibits     V1     V2    V3 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      13. Recommendation from the Faculty Senate Steering Committee to amend the Faculty Senate Constitution, Article II, Section 1 and Article III, Section 3.D (Exhibit W )
      14. Recommendation from the Faculty Senate Steering Committee to allow this committee to carry out all necessary functions of the Faculty Senate during the period of May 16, 2020  through August 15, 2020.
  7. Constituents’ Concerns.
  8. Adjournment.

WSU Faculty Senate Meeting March 5, 2020

The Faculty Senate will meet Thursday, March 5, 2020 in FSHN T101, Spokane SCRS 222, Tri-Cities TEST 228 and Vancouver VUB 311 at 3:30 p.m.

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Meeting ID: 531 742 626

 

Agenda in Word

AGENDA

  1. Senate Speaker – Stephen Bollens, WSU Legislative Representative
  2. Call to Order.
  3. Approval of Minutes of  February 20, 2020 Meeting (Exhibit A)
  4.  Announcements.
    1. Information Items.
      1. Faculty Senate Candidates:
        Chair-Elect – Doug Call
        Executive Secretary – Matt Hudelson
      2. Proposed updates to the EPPM (Videoconference Policy, Student Location Policy, Assessment Policy Update, 701 Course Description)
    2. Reports.
      1. Remarks by the Chair – Greg Crouch
  5. Additions or Changes to the Agenda. Motion to Move Discussion Item #1 to an Action Item. Motion Carried.
  6. Agenda Items.
    1. Action Items
      1. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #9 (Exhibits L   L1) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      2. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the UCORE Change Bulletin #2 (Exhibit M) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      3. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the UCORE Change Bulletin #3 (Exhibit N) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      4. Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to amend the Faculty Manual on Trademarks and Royalties –Sections IV.G. Patent Policy & IV.J. Trademarks
        (Exhibits  Q    Q1    Q2    Q3  ) S. Hines APPROVED
      5. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #5 (Exhibit R) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      6. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan to MS in Experimental Psychology (Exhibits S    S1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      7. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan to PhD in Experimental Psychology (Exhibits   T1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      8. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan to MS in Clinical Psychology (Exhibits U    U1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      9. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan to PhD in Clinical Psychology (Exhibits V    V1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      10. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to create a MS degree in Kinesiology (Exhibits W    W1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
      11. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #10 (Exhibits X    X1   X2) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
    2. Discussion Items.
      1. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #10 (Exhibits X    X1     X2) – K.Hildenbrand  -(This was moved to Action Item)
      2. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to establish the New Degree of the BS in Viticulture and Enology (Exhibit Y) – K.Hildenbrand
      3. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revision to Rule 90f, Eliminate the A,S,F Grading Basis (Exhibit Z ) – K.Hildenbrand
      4. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to establish a new Rule 145, Discontinued Degree Programs (Exhibit C ) – K.Hildenbrand
      5. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the revisions to Rule 72, Reasonable Religious Accommodations (Exhibit D ) – K.Hildenbrand
      6. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to Eliminate the “SCI” UCORE Designation (Exhibit E ) – K.Hildenbrand
      7. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the MOU for Concurrent Degree Enrollment for Doctor of Pharmacy Students (Exhibit F ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      8. Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to amend the Faculty Manual regarding Emeritus Faculty Appointment, Sections III.G. (Exhibits     P1      P2 ) S. Hines
      9. Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to amend the Faculty Manual on Family Leave and Tenure Clock, Sections III.C.6.j (Exhibits G    G1    G2   ) S. Hines
      10. Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to amend the Faculty Manual on Tracks and Appointments, Sections I-A Faculty structure and III-E Termination (Exhibits  H1    H2    H3    H4    H5 ) S. Hines
      11. Recommendation from Academic Affairs, Graduate Studies Committee, Professional Health Sciences Committee to approve revisions to Rule 50 (Exhibit I) – K.Hildenbrand, A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila, J. Mattoon
  7. Constituents’ Concerns.
  8. Adjournment.

WSU Faculty Senate Meeting February 20, 2020

The Faculty Senate will meet Thursday, February 20, 2020 in FSHN T101, Spokane SCRS 222, Tri-Cities TEST 228 and Vancouver VUB 311 at 3:30 p.m.

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Agenda in Word

AGENDA

  1. Senate Speaker – VP Stacy Pearson, University Budget Update PPT
  2. Call to Order.
  3. Approval of Minutes of  February 6, 2020 Meeting (Exhibit A)
  4.  Announcements.
    1. Information Items.
      1. Minor Change Bulletin #9 (Exhibit B)
      2. Faculty Senate Elections – Chair-Elect and Executive Secretary
    2. Reports.
      1. Remarks by the Chair – Greg Crouch
  5. Additions or Changes to the Agenda.
  6. Agenda Items.
    1. Action Items
      1. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #7 (Exhibit ) – K.Hildenbrand  APPROVED
      2. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #8 (Exhibits  J1) – K.Hildenbrand APPROVED
      3. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #4  (Exhibit K) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila APPROVED
    2. Discussion Items.
      1. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Undergraduate Major Change Bulletin #9 (Exhibits L   L1) – K.Hildenbrand
      2. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the UCORE Change Bulletin #2 (Exhibit M) – K.Hildenbrand
      3. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the UCORE Change Bulletin #3 (Exhibit N) – K.Hildenbrand
      4. Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to amend the Faculty Manual regarding Emeritus Faculty Appointment, Sections III.G. (Exhibits P   P1    P2 ) S. Hines / Senate unanimous consent to bring this item back as an amended Discussion Item
      5. Recommendation from Faculty Affairs Committee to amend the Faculty Manual on Trademarks and Royalties –Sections IV.G. Patent Policy & IV.J. Trademarks
        (Exhibits  Q    Q1    Q2    Q3  ) S. Hines
      6. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #5 (Exhibit R) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      7. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan to MS in Experimental Psychology (Exhibits S    S1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      8. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan to PhD in Experimental Psychology (Exhibits   T1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      9. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan to MS in Clinical Psychology (Exhibits U    U1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      10. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the revised plan to PhD in Clinical Psychology (Exhibits V    V1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      11. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to create a MS degree in Kinesiology (Exhibits W    W1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
  7. Constituents’ Concerns.
  8. Adjournment.

Management of Space Used by Emeritus Faculty


As part of the Faculty Affairs Committee’s ongoing efforts to update the Faculty Manualwe are soliciting comments concerning proposed changes and clarifications to Section III G, concerning Management of Space used by Emeritus Faculty.  The documents below are red-line version and clean versions of the proposed changes.

Management of Space used by Emeritus Faculty: redline draft document

Clean Version

Input on Proposed Changes to the Faculty Manual is Welcome:

WSU Faculty Senate Meeting November 14, 2019

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY FACULTY SENATE

The Faculty Senate will meet Thursday,November 14, 2019 in FSHN T101, Spokane SCRS 222, Tri-Cities TEST 228 and Vancouver VUB 311 at 3:30 p.m.

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If you are on the Pullman campus, please attend the meeting in person.

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AGENDA

  1. Senate Speaker
    1. Jill Creighton, Associate Vice President & Dean of Students / Deputy Title IX Coordinator PPT
  2. Call to Order.
  3. Approval of Minutes of  October 31, 2019 Meeting (Exhibit A)
  4.  Announcements.
    1. Information Items.
      1. Minor Change Bulletin #5 (Exhibit B)
      2. Executive Policy (EP) 15dr1 – Policy Prohibiting Discrimination, Discriminatory Harassment, & Sex and Gender Based Violence
      3. Faculty Affairs Committee input survey on tracks and appointments (link to survey is on the side bar listed under “Faculty Manual Project”)
    2. Reports.
      1. Remarks by the Chair – Greg Crouch
  5. Additions or Changes to the Agenda.
  6. Agenda Items.
    1. Action Items.
      1. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Under Graduate Major Change Bulletin #4 (Exhibit H ) – K.Hildenbrand   APPROVED
      2. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve a new Rule 142, Student Rights Regarding Education Records  (Exhibit I )  – K.Hildenbrand    APPROVED
      3. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #2 (Exhibit J) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila   APPROVED
      4. Recommendation from the Professional Health Sciences Committee to approve a proposal to Establish a Certificate in Medical Ethics and PHSMC Bulletin #1 (Exhibits K    K1)  – J. Mattoon    APPROVED
    2. Discussion Items.
      1. Recommendation from the Academic Affairs Committee to approve the Under Graduate Major Change Bulletin #5 (Exhibits  L1  ) – K.Hildenbrand
      2. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the Graduate Major Change Bulletin #3 (Exhibit M) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      3. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the M.S. in Experimental Psychology (non-thesis) – drop plan (Exhibits  N     N1 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      4. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the M.S. in Clinical Psychology (non-thesis) – drop plan (Exhibits O    O1 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      5. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the M.S. in Mathematics (non-thesis)   (Exhibit P    P1 ) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      6. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the M.S. in Mathematics – Applied Option (non-thesis)  – revise graduation requirements (Exhibits  Q   Q1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      7. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the M.S. in Mathematics – Mathematics Teaching Option (non-thesis)  – revise graduation requirements  (Exhibits     R1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
      8. Recommendation from the Graduate Studies Committee to approve the M.S. in Mathematics – Computational Finance Option (non-thesis) – revise graduation requirements  (Exhibits  S    S1) – A.Dimitrov/U. Uchila
  7. Constituents’ Concerns.
  8. Adjournment.