Purpose: to receive and consider requests for modifications to the graduate curriculum as specified in the UWG Shared Governance Procedures for Modifications to Academic Programs and to advise the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs on said requests; to recommend policies and procedures concerning graduate programs, curriculum, admissions, transfers, admission to candidacy, eligibility for graduation, and appeals; to advise on incorporating diversity and inclusion into curricula as appropriate; as well as to review comprehensive program reviews; and to develop policies regarding graduate faculty.

Membership: five senators; seven faculty, one elected from each of the five colleges (COSM, COSS, COAH, RCOB, COE), the School of Nursing, and the Library; two administrators: the Dean of the Graduate School and one appointed by the Provost; one student, appointed by the Dean of the Graduate School. (Total: 15)

  • Committee Members

    Senators

    • Susan Hall Webb (RCOB), 2018, chair
    • Matt Varga (COE), 2018
    • Colleen Vasconcellos (COAH), 2020
    • Marie Cecile Berteau (COSS), 2020
    • Abodollah Khodkar (COSM), 2020

    Representatives

    • COSM Rep.: Janet Genz, 2019
    • COSS Rep.: Kathleen Skott-Myhre, 2018
    • COAH Rep.: Rebecca Harrison, 2019
    • RCOB Rep.: Adrian Austin, 2019
    • COE Rep: Christy Fain, 2019
    • THSSON Rep.: Christy Berding, 2018
    • LIBR Rep.: Shelley Rogers, 2018

    Student

    • RaeAnna Hogle

    Administrators

    • Denise Overfield, Dean of the Graduate School
    • David Jenks, VPAA rep
  • Meeting Dates
    2017-18
    • Tuesday, September 5, 2017 12:30 p.m., School of Nursing Room 200 (Agenda deadline Aug. 29 5 p.m.)
    • Tuesday, October 3, 2017 12:30 p.m., School of Nursing Room 200 (Agenda deadline Sept. 26 5 p.m.)
    • Tuesday, October 31, 2017 12:30 p.m., School of Nursing Room 200 (Agenda deadline Oct. 24 5 p.m.)
    • Tuesday, November 28, 2017 12:30 p.m., School of Nursing Room 200 (Agenda deadline Nov. 21 5 p.m.)
    • Tuesday, January 16, 2018 12:30 p.m., Location TBD (Agenda deadline Jan. 9 5 p.m.)
    • Tuesday, February 13, 2018 12:30 p.m.,  Location TBD (Agenda deadline Feb, 6 5 p.m.)
    • Tuesday, March 13, 2018: 12:30 p.m, Location TBD (Agenda deadline Mar. 7 5 p.m.)
    • Tuesday, April 17, 2017: 12:30 p.m., Location TBD (Agenda deadline April 10 5 p.m.)
    • Tuesday, June 5, 2017: TBD (only if Faculty Senate requests meeting)
    • Tuesday, July 10, 2017: TBD (only if Faculty Senate requests meeting)
  • Meeting Agendas
  • Meeting Minutes

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