Academic Program Review Committee Minutes


September 12, 2007                                                                            

3:20 p.m.         


I.        Roll Call.

      Present:  Calmes, Elder, Grunwald, Hoffman, Schneider, Rivera

      Excused: Shadforth


II.  Business.

      M/S/P to appoint Mike Hoffman chair.


      M/S/P to appoint Sandy Grunwald secretary.


      The APR review process was reviewed to update new members on the APR process and what the role of APR members are in the process.


      Five programs have submitted their self-study, external reviews and dean’s review and thus are ready for the APR committee to complete the review.  These programs are Nuclear Medicine Technology, Political Science, Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Study, Communication Study and Ethnic and Racial Studies.  There was discussion of which members would review which proposal.  Initial assignments were given and timelines were discussed.  The goal is to submit the NMT proposal to faculty senate in November 2007 and the others in early spring 2008.


III. Adjournment – 4:20 p.m.


Respectfully Submitted,

Sandy Grunwald, Secretary