1996-1997 Senate Proposals

Proposal # and Title

Senate Action

Administrative Action
1-97: Policy on Threatening and Violent Behavior
Adopted 1 Apr 98 Approved 23 Apr 99
2-97: Trial Usage of Alternative Student Evaluation Instruments: Amendment of Senate Proposal 2-87, Teaching Effectiveness Policy
Adopted 22 Jan 97 Approved 19 Feb 97
3-97: Establishment of the MTU Research Foundation
Rejected 5 Feb 97  
4-97: Recommendation to Change Administrative Procedures
Adopted 30 Apr 97  
5-97: Certificate in Industrial Forestry
Adopted 14 May 97 Approved 18 Aug 97
6-97: Recommendation to Change Retirement Medical Benefit Plan
Adopted 19 Feb 97 Rejected 7 May 97
7-97: Recommendation to Change Section 6.3.1 of Faculty Handbook
Adopted 30 Apr 97 Rejected 10 Nov 97
8-97: Recommend Amendment to Proposed New TIAA-CREF Retiree Health Care Benefits
Adopted 19 Feb 97 Approved 7 May 97
9-97: Status of BS Degree in Wood Science
Withdrawn  
10-97: Amendment of Senate Constitution and Bylaws
Adopted 30 Apr 97 BOC Approved 27 Jun 97
11-97: Recommendation on Retirement Health Benefit Fund
Adopted 30 Apr 97 Rejected 10 Nov 97
12-97: Recommendation to Change the Eligibility Conditions of Section 6.3.1 of Faculty Handbook
Adopted 30 Apr 97 Rejected 10 Nov 97
13-97: BS in Computer Engineering
Replaced by Proposal 25-99  
14-97: Policy on Correcting Student Grades and Retention of Student Work
Adopted 3 Feb 99 Approved 3 Aug 99
15-97: Recommendation for a Marketing Survey on the Academic Calendar
Adopted 30 Apr 97 Rejected 7 Nov 97
16-97: Minors in Degree Programs
Adopted 3 Feb 99 Approved 3 Aug 99
17-97: Earth Science Education Option in the BS in Geology Degree
Adoptedd 14 May 97 Approved 17 Aug 97
18-97: Amendment of Teaching Evaluation Policy
Adopted 14 May 97 Approved 18 Aug 97