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February 13, 2012

Delhi College Senate

Meeting Minutes

February 23, 2012

Senators Present: S. Babcock, J. Backus-Foster(proxy held by J. Miller), A. Burger, J. Burgess (proxy held by D. Stein), S. Carlson, M. DeFreece, D. Dougherty, L. Goodwin-Burwood, T. Hamblin (proxy held by S. Shoemaker), C. Levitt, K. MacLeod, A. Mitchell, J. Morgan (proxy held by J. Miller), K. Ogborn, S. Poe, S. Shoemaker, D. Sivers , A. Smith, D. Stein, S. Swayze, A. Thompson, C. Vesterfelt, M. Wake, & J. Yando

Senators Absent: M. McKenna, A. Sohns

Guest: C. Vancko, J. Nader, P. Peters, J. Tessier, B. Sturdevant

Meeting called to order at 4:15 pm by Presider J. Miller

President’s Report

Curriculum Committee

Motion: K. MacLeod; Seconded: D. Sivers; approved


February 7

Applied Science & Technology

The proposal to add a new course Automotive Alternative Fuels and Hybrid Technology was approved. Nancy will assign it an AUTO 200 number.

Motion: D. Stein; Seconded: M. DeFreece; Abstention: L. Goodwin-Burwood; approved the new track only (in bold).


February 7

Applied Science & Technology

The proposal to develop a new track under the BBA Golf and Sports Turf Management BBA Athletic and Sports Field Management was approved. The following courses AFSM 306 Human Resource Management, AFSM 290 Maintenance Facility Management, AFSM 310 Planning & Budgeting and AFSM 400 Senior Seminar will be coming back to curriculum to be approved as individual courses. Also need to check on the number of credits as this is different from the other degree in the track.

Motion: S. Swayze; Seconded: S. Babcock; approved


February 7

Applied Science & Technology

The proposal to add a new course AFSM 304 Managing Athletic Surfaces was approved with changing the prerequisites to TURF 210 and TURF 240 and changing it to the upper level on the banner grid.

Motion: S. Babcock; Seconded: S. Swayze; Abstention: L Goodwin-Burwood; approved


February 7

Business & Hospitality

The proposal to add a new course BUSI 290/390 Independent Study was approved.

Motion; Seconded and approved


December 6

Business & Hospitality

The proposal to teach BUSI 344 Organizational Theory in online format taking out the G.P.A. requirement of 2.3 was approved.




Motion to accept the use of a Curriculum Committee short form for Outline For Changes in Course Objectives to better support assessment needs: S. Babcock; seconded: M. DeFreece; approved

Budget and Planning Committee Report to the Senate

Continuing and Term Appointment Committee

Motion to approve the minutes of December 12, 2011 with the to change the first item of old business to read – Staff Senate Committee for Term and Permanent Appointment—postponed until the faculty process has been clarified; Motion: L. Goodwin-Burwood; Seconded: C. Vesterfelt; abstention: S. Babcock; approved

Winter Plenary

Discussion of the Academic Calendar for 2013-2014 will be conducted at the next meeting; request for the number of students enrolled in J-term courses and summer internships

Meeting Adjourned at 5:36 pm

Contact Info
Jared Yando, Presider

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