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Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Dillard University FACULTY GENERAL ASSEMBLY AGENDA April 17, 2013 - 4pm - PSB 131/135



April 17, 2013 ~ 4:00 P.M. ~PSB 131/135


Dr. Eartha Lee Johnson, President of the Senate



Attendance: Signature Sheet Provided


1.   Call to Order


2.   Invocation:                                                 Rev. John Wingate, University Chaplain


3.   Adoption of the Agenda


4.   Updates                                                           President Walter Kimbrough


5.   State of Academic Affairs                              Dr. Phyllis Worthy Dawkins

                                                                              Provost and Senior Vice President

                                                                              for Academic Affairs 


                  Honorary Degree Criteria                  Senator Diane Magee, Convener

                                                                              Chairperson Richard Baucum

University Standing Committee on Recruitment, Retention and Admissions


Honorary Degree Candidate:

Jeff Johnson, MSNBC Contributor and White House Correspondent for The Grio


Definition of Credit Hour Policy


Academic Calendar Policy


6.   Faculty-Trustee Liaison Committee                Dr. Alicia Cooper, Chairperson


7.   Undergraduate Research                                Mrs. Lynn Strong

Director, Undergraduate Research

Human Subjects Research Protection/IRB


8.  Presentation of Proposals                                 Senator Mary Green, Secretary

                                                                                          Faculty Senate and GA

                                                                              with assistance from Senators


CLEP – Reinstatement in University Catalog – Associate Provost Abdalla Darwish


Sociology from Concentration to Major

Criminal Justice from Concentration to Major – Dr. Steve A. Buddington



Three – Two Psychology Program- Michigan State University – Dr. Lana N. Chambliss and Dr. Keith M. Wismar


The Revis O. Ortique Center for Public Interest – Dr. Gary Clark



9. Other Business and Announcements


Recent Program Accomplishments

Upcoming Dates of Interest


10.  Adjournment

Dr. Eartha Lee Johnson

Associate Professor of Psychology

Dillard University

New Orleans, LA  70122

(504) 816-4701