UAAC Report to Senate 02 24 09

To:       Faculty Senate 

From:   Steve Rosenberg, Chair of Undergraduate Academic Affairs Council

Date:    February 19, 2009

Re:       Council Chair Report


The following is the Undergraduate Academic Affairs Council Report to the February 24, 2009 Faculty Senate Meeting.  Supporting documents have been provided.


I.                    Approved Council Minutes

·        UAAC Meeting of January 20, 2009 (attachment)

·        UAAC Meeting of February 3, 2009 (attachment)


II.                 Items Requiring Senate Action


·        Gogebic Community College articulation agreement: This is an update of an existing agreement. All departments were invited to provide feedback on the agreement, and the revised agreement passed unanimously in UAAC on February 3.  (attachment)

·        Advisement Learning Goals and Assessment Plan: In two separate motions, on February 17, UAAC (1) approved the seven learning goals and (2) approved the assessment surveys with the stipulation that the surveys are to be deployed once per semester for the next three years, and that the survey information is to be collected anonymously, between the advisement period and the end of the semester.  (attachment)