Minutes of the Meeting of the University Senate, March 21, 2019


A. Informational Items: Graduate Program Modifications (Post-master’s Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Organization and Management, MS in Software Engineering and Information Technology); Undergraduate Program Modifications (minor in Music Theory, Bachelor of Business Administration, Nutrition minor, Integrative Holistic Health concentration, BS in Applied Health Sciences, Writing and Rhetoric Minor, World Music Minor, BA in Communication); Student Mental Health and Student Success; Oakland University Grading System; Provost’s Updates | B. Roll Call | C. Approval of the minutes of February 14, 2019 | D. Old Business: new Graduate English Proficiency Policy (2nd reading - removed) | E. New Business: changing the General Education requirement from 40 credits (1st reading); changing the name of Graduate Education to Graduate Study (1st reading; 2nd reading waived; adopted); ad hoc committee on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (1st reading); Procedural Motion to Staff Senate Committees | F. Good and Welfare



English proficiency policy, General education requirements, Graduate education, Diversity, Faculty Diversity Equity and Inclusion Committee