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TAMU Faculty Senate Meeting Agenda
December 12, 2022
3:00pm, via Zoom (link sent directly to Senators)
https://facultysenate.tamu.edu
Livestream: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZQy2EcxEHLe0uYbOQzzfTg
 
CALL TO ORDER
 
 
GUEST SPEAKER

Dr. Tyson Voelkel, President, and CEO Texas A&M Foundation
Attachment A1
 
 
ANNOUNCEMENTS

 
  • Dr. Gerianne Alexander, Associate Vice President for Research and Lesa Feldhousen, Associate Executive Director of Sponsored Research.Available to answer questions on research. 
         
  • Attachment A2 & A3

 
SPEAKER COMMENTS
 
 
MINUTES
 
 Approval of November 14, 2022, Faculty Senate Meeting Minutes. Attachment B
 
CONSENT AGENDA
Graduate Council
New Courses
ACCT 601: Financial Reporting I
ACCT 604: Auditing
ACCT 605: Income Tax
CVEN 720: Designing with Geosynthetics
CVEN 721: Ground Improvement
 
Change in Courses
ACCT 603: Energy Accounting
ACCT 628: Business Application Modeling
AGEC 681: Seminar
AGEC 689: Special Topics in...
ANSC 622: Research Methods in Animal Science
HIST 630: Programming for Historians
INTA 719: U.S.-Mexico Relations - History, Policy, and the Road Ahead
ISTM 650: Business Data Mining
MGMT 623: Compensation Management
MGMT 628: Contemporary Human Resource Management Issues
MGMT 660: Global Human Resource Management
PHPM 601: Foundations of Population and Public Health
PHPM 631: Health Information Management Systems
PHYS 671: Ultrafast Laser Physics
VTPP 619: Food Toxicology II

Change in Courses – Galveston
MARS 603: Quantitative Methods for Resource Management

Change in Programs
School of Public Health
Department of Health Policy & Management
MHA-HADM: Master of Health Administration in Health Administration

Change in Programs
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Geography
MS-WMHS: Master of Science in Water Management and Hydrological Science

Change in Programs
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Geography
MWM-WMHS: Master of Water Management and Hydrological Science

Change in Programs
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Geography
PHD-WMHS: Doctor of Philosophy in Water Management and Hydrological Science

Change in Programs – Inactivation Proposal
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Rangeland, Wildlife & Fisheries Management
MWS-WISC: Master of Wildlife Science in Wildlife Science
 
Special Consideration Items

New Program Proposal
College of Arts & Science
Department of History
BA/MA-HIST/HIST-LEN: History - 5-Year Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in History

New Program Proposal
School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
CERT-MDSC: Medical Sciences - Certificate
 
Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
New Courses
AGCJ 410: Risk Perceptions in Science and Society
BMEN 201: Professional Development Essentials
BUSN 325: Business Honors Seminar I
COMM 423: Communicating Latinidad
DCED 216: Performance and Editing Documentation
DCED 217: Musicality and Movement for Performers
DCED 265: Dance Performance Practicum
DCED 310: Research Methods in Dance
DCED 351: Pointe and Variations
DCED 411: Mental Health Considerations for Performing Artists
DCED 416: Conducting Dance Science Research
FILM 302: Diversity and the Moving Image
FILM 399: Star Studies
HIST 209: Famous Trials in American History
HIST 231: The Second World War: Origins, Course, and Consequences
HIST 378: Afro-Latin America
HIST 471: Survey of World History for Elementary Education Certification
HIST 472: Programming for Historians
HMGT 210: Data-Driven Decision Making in Hospitality, Hotel, and Tourism Management
HMGT 312: Managing Human Capital in Hospitality, Hotel Management, and Tourism
HMGT 319: Event Management in Specialized Contexts
HMGT 353: Food and Beverage Management
HMGT 384: Junior Internship
HMGT 412: International Event Management
HMGT 424: Event Management Capstone
HMGT 442: International Perspectives in Hospitality, Tourism and Events
HMGT 449: Tourism Capstone
HMGT 450: Financing Hospitality, Hotel, and Tourism Services
HMGT 451: Law, Negotiation, and Risk Management in Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation
HMGT 452: Strategic Management for Hospitality and Tourism
HMGT 467: Seminar for the Visitor Economy
MUSC 323: Global Hip Hop
PERF 103: Introduction to Devised Theatre
PERF 203: Sonic Design
PERF 210: Physical Acting
PERF 224: History of Country and Western Music
PERF 300: Dramaturgy
PERF 304: Devised Theatre Studio
PERF 335: Sonic Improvisation
PVFA 310: Performance in Virtual and Augmented Realities
VIST 110: Design Innovation
VIST 210: Time and Interaction
VIST 301: Field Studies in Design Innovation
VIST 331: Field Studies in Design Philosophy
 
New Courses – Galveston
MARE 235: Digital Fundamentals for Marine Engineers
MARE 325: Shipboard Networking Systems
MARE 327: Data Science for Marine Cybersecurity
MARE 335: Power Electronics for Shipboard Applications
MARE 345: High Voltage Technology for Marine Engineers
MARE 377: Engineering Risk Management in Maritime Construction and Shipbuilding
MARE 445: Marine Navigation Systems
MARE 467: Applied Marine Liquefied Gas Systems for Marine Engineers
MARS 342: Ancient Sea Monsters
 
Change in Courses
ACCT 229: Introductory Accounting
ACCT 230: Introductory Accounting
AERS 101: Heritage and Values I
AERS 102: Heritage and Values II
AERS 105: AFROTC Leadership Lab I
AERS 106: AFROTC Leadership Lab II
AERS 201: Team and Leadership Fundamentals I
AERS 202: Team and Leadership Fundamentals II
AERS 303: Leading People and Effective Communication I
AGCJ 105: Introduction to Agricultural and Life Sciences Communications
AGCJ 281: Media Concepts in Agriculture and Life Sciences
AGCJ 306: Theory and Practice of Public Relations in Agriculture and Life Sciences
AGCJ 312: Editing in Agricultural and Life Sciences
AGCJ 313: Media Writing in Agriculture and Life Sciences I
AGCJ 314: Media Writing in Agriculture and Life Sciences II
AGCJ 404: Science Communications and Public Engagement in Agriculture and Life Sciences
AGCJ 405: Design and Publication in Agriculture and Life Sciences
AGCJ 408: Advertising Copy and Design in Agriculture and Life Sciences
AGCJ 411: Advanced Research in Agriculture and Life Sciences Communications
AGCJ 413: Emerging Media in Agriculture and Life Sciences
ANSC 210: Companion Animal Science
ANSC 307: Meats
ANSC 437: Marketing and Grading of Livestock and Meat
ANSC 451: Current Issues in Animal Agriculture
ANSC 498: Animal Science Capstone
ATMO 352: Severe Weather and Mesoscale Forecasting
BESC 431: Bioenvironmental Data Analysis
BIOL 401: Critical Writing in Biology
BIOL 402: Communicating Biological Research to the Public
BIOL 435: Laboratory for Regulatory and Behavioral Neuroscience
BMEN 250: Biostatistics and Data Visualization
BUSN 203: Statistical Methods for Business
COMM 425: Communication and Black Freedom Dreams
DCED 306: Choreographic Principles
HIST 485: Directed Studies
HIST 491: Research
HIST 497: Independent Honors Studies
HLTH 240: Computer Technology in Health and Kinesiology
HMGT 201: Foundations of Hospitality, Hotel Management and Tourism
HMGT 207: Interpretation of Natural and Cultural Resources
HMGT 211: Experience Design and Implementation
HMGT 223: Managing Hospitality and Tourism Organizations
HMGT 301: Recreation in American Culture
HMGT 302: Application of Tourism Principles
HMGT 314: Service Quality in Hospitality, Hotel Management, and Tourism
HMGT 320: Event Management and Operations
HMGT 331: Marketing in the Digital Age for Hospitality and Tourism
HMGT 340: Global Communities & Diverse Populations in Hospitality and Tourism
HMGT 352: Hotel and Resort Operations
HMGT 401: Entrepreneurship in Hospitality, Tourism and Events
HMGT 402: Planning and Design of Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation Places
HMGT 411: Cruise Tourism
HMGT 426: Sustainable Tourism
HMGT 446: Information and Communication Technology in Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation
HMGT 476: Leadership for Outdoor Recreation
HMGT 481: Seminar
HMGT 484: Internship
HORT 281: Professions in Horticulture
HORT 315: Issues in Horticulture
HORT 326: Plant Propagation
HORT 419: Viticulture and Small Fruit Culture
HORT 425: Landscape Construction
HORT 431: Nursery Production and Management
IBUS 310: Global Context of Business
ISTM 210: Fundamentals of Information Systems
MGMT 363: Managing People in Organizations
MGMT 311: Legal and Social Environment of Business
MKTG 321: Marketing
MKTG 325: Foundations in Retailing and Services
MKTG 345: Social Media Strategy
MKTG 426: Digital Merchandising
MKTG 437: Sales Analytics
MKTG 443: The Business of Healthcare
NUTR 440: Microbiology, Microbiome, and Food Safety in Nutrition
OCNG 320: Biological Oceanography
PBSI 107: Introduction to Psychology
SCMT 364: Operations Management
SEFB 425: Clinical Teaching IV
SPED 302: Planning and Teaching with Explicit Instruction
SPED 321: Assessment of Students with Disabilities
SPMT 491: Research
STAT 335: Principles of Data Science
STAT 404: Statistical Computing
STAT 426: Methods in Time Series Analysis
STAT 445: Applied Biostatistics and Data Analysis
STAT 446: Statistical Bioinformatics
STAT 482: Statistics Capstone
VIBS 305: Biomedical Anatomy
VIBS 310: Biomedical Writing
VIBS 311: Biomedical Explorations through Narrative
VIST 339: Research Techniques in Visualization
VIST 386: Game Design I
VIST 409: Capstone Studio
VTPP 420: Applied Pharmacology
VTPP 425: Pharmacology
VTPP 429: Introduction to Toxicology

Change in Courses - Galveston
MARB 303: Biostatistics

Change in Courses – Inactivation Proposal
AGCJ 305: Theory and Practice of Agricultural Publishing
AGCJ 407: Web Authoring in Agricultural Communication
AGCJ 409: Television Production for Agricultural Journalists
RWFM 413: Problem Solving in Wildlife and Fisheries

Change in Courses – Inactivation Proposal – Galveston
ECCB 415: Coastal Marine Biology and Geology of Alaska
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Ag Leadership, Education & Communication
BS-ALED: Agricultural Leadership and Development - BS
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Plant Pathology & Microbiology
BS-BESC: Bioenvironmental Sciences - BS
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Ecology & Conservation Biology
BS-ECCB-ECB: Ecology and Conservation Biology - BS, Ecology and Conservation Biology Track
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Ecology & Conservation Biology
BS-ECCB-EIF: Ecology and Conservation Biology - BS, Ecoinformatics Track

Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Ecology & Conservation Biology
BS-ECCB-VZY: Ecology and Conservation Biology - BS, Vertebrate Zoology Track
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Recreation, Park & Tourism
BS-HMGT-HMG: Hospitality, Hotel Management and Tourism - BS, Hospitality and Hotel Management Track
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Recreation, Park & Tourism
CERT-HSMG: Hospitality Management - Certificate
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Recreation, Park & Tourism
CERT-PETM: Professional Event Management - Certificate
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Ag Leadership, Education & Communication
MINOR-AGCJ: Agricultural Communications and Journalism - Minor
 
 
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Recreation, Park & Tourism
MINOR-RPTS: Recreation Management - Minor
 
Change in Programs
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Recreation, Park & Tourism
MINOR-TMGT: Tourism Management - Minor
 
Change in Programs
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Statistics
MINOR-STAT: Statistics - Minor
 
Change in Programs
Mays Business School
Department of Finance
CERT-COBA: Commercial Banking - Certificate

Change in Programs
School of Education & Human Development
Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management
BS-SPMT: Sport Management
 
Change in Programs
School of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts
Department of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts
MINOR-DANC: Dance - Minor

Change in Programs – Galveston
Department of Marine Biology
BS-MARB: Marine Biology - BS
 
Change in Programs – Galveston
Department of Marine Biology
BS-MARB-LIO: Marine Biology - BS, License Option
 
Change in Programs – Galveston
Department of Marine Biology
BS-MARF: Marine Fisheries - BS
 
 
 
Change in Programs – Galveston
Department of Marine & Coastal Environmental Science
BS-CESS: Coastal Environmental Science and Society - BS
 
Change in Programs – Galveston
Department of Marine & Coastal Environmental Science
BS-MARS: Marine Sciences - BS

Change in Programs – Inactivation Proposal
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Arts & Sciences
BS-ENST-AG: Environmental Studies - BS
 
Change in Programs – Inactivation Proposal
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Arts & Sciences
BS-USAR-GPD*: University Studies - BS, Global Arts, Planning, Design and Construction Concentration
 
Change in Programs – Inactivation Proposal
College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Arts & Sciences
BS-USVM-BIM*: University Studies - BS, Biomedical Sciences Concentration
 
Special Consideration Items

New Program Proposal
Bush School of Government & Public Service
Department of Government – Deans
BA-CLGB: Bush School of Government and Public Service

New Program Proposal
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Recreation, Park & Tourism
BS-HMGT-ETM: Hospitality, Hotel Management and Tourism - BS, Event, Tourism and Recreation Management Track
 
New Program Proposal
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Department of Recreation, Park & Tourism
BS-HMGT-BHO: Hospitality, Hotel Management and Tourism - BS, Business Hospitality Track
 
New Program Proposal
School of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts
Department of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts
BS-DANS: Dance Science - BS

New Program Proposal
School of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts
Department of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts
MINOR-DANP: Dance Performance - Minor
 
New Program Proposal
School of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts
Department of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts
MINOR-DTHR: Devised Theatre - Minor

New Program Proposal
School of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts
Department of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts
MINOR-MSTC: Music Technology - Minor
 
W & C Courses
Courses Submitted for C- Certification
ECCB 385-C: Communication in Ecology and Conservation Biology
PETE 335-C: Technical Presentations I

Courses Submitted for W- Certification
ANTH 410-W: Anthropological Theory
EHRD 490-W: Research in Human Resource Development/Technology Management
ITSV 475-W: IT Service Management Capstone I
PETE 435-W: Technical Presentations II
VIBS 485-W: Directed Studies
VTPP 491-W: Research

Courses Submitted for W- Recertification
COMM 410-W: Radio, Records, and Popular Music
HLTH 482-W: Grant Writing in Health
PHYS 327-W: Experimental Physics I
 
 
 
 
UNFINISHED BUSINESS
 
 
COMMITTEE REPORTS –
 
 


Core Curriculum Course Report – Attachment C1 & C2
 
 
                                                                                                                                             
 
End of Consent Agenda_____________________________
 
OTHER COMMITTEE REPORTS
 
 
NEW BUSINESS
 
 
INFORMATION ITEM
 
Name change: Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism
 
Proposed Faculty Senate Constitutional Amendments – Attachments D1 & D2
 
 
 
COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
 
ADJOURN