Friday, September 24, 2010 – 10:00 am

325 Graff Main Hall


Members Present:     VJ Agarwal, Tom Krueger, Bernadette Taylor, Carol Angell, Melissa Bingham, Kasi Peryasamy, Glenn Wright, Michelle Fuentes, Katie Josephson, Peg Maher, Jodi Rindt, Anton Sanderfoot


Consultants Present: Bruce May, Charles Martin-Stanley, Chris Bakkum, Carla Burkhardt


VJ Agarwal convened the meeting at 10:00 am       


  1. Elections

M/S/P to elect Tom Krueger Chair

M/S/P to elect Carol Angell Vice Chair

M/S/P to elect Bernadette Taylor Secretary


  1. The fair implementation of GRC 799 fees was discussed.  The Graduate Council will revisit this issue during the current academic year to explore whether a policy change is desirable.


  1. M/S/P to go into closed session to hear a graduate student appeal for a time extension to complete their Masters in Public Health graduate program.


M/S/P to approve the student’s appeal for a time extension through December 2011, with the requirement that the student successfully complete HED 798 and P-H 717 (or HED 595 if P-H 717 is not offered during the Spring of 2011).


M/S/P to move out of closed session.


            Adjourned 11:16 am


            Respectfully submitted,


            Bernadette Taylor