Instructional Affairs Committee Meeting Minutes
Chair
: Dr. Jeffrey Olson,   Vice-Chair: Kim He Crow Recorder: Julie Johnson

April 8, 2011

Woksape Tipi, Academic & Public Library

 

In attendance at meeting: Ahmed Al-Asfour, Georgia Rooks,   Jim Dudek, Charles Jason Tinant, Kimberly Bettelyoun, Jean Reeves,  Laura Dunn, Kirk Costion, Jeffrey Olson,  Anthony Fresquez,  Joseph Kirk, Lavera Rose, Thedna Zimiga, Leslie Mesteth, Julie Johnson, Dawn Frank, Sharon Running Hawk, Susie White Thunder, Bessie LeBeau, Tom Raymond, Judith Graham , Christine Stagnetto, Kiri Close, Cory Yellow Boy, Al Schwalm, Lynea Bouhenguel

 

1.      Meeting called to order at 10:08 a.m.

 

2.      Prayer offered by Tony Fresquez.

 

3.      Old Business – Second Readings

 

a.       AAS changes – Doug Noyes presented changes for the Applied Science department.  An amendment was made to add a name or title to the four basic Auto courses (Change 2) in order to clarify the content covered in each course. New titles:  Auto 101-Electical/Electronics, Auto 102-Brakes, Auto 201-Engine Performance, Auto 202-Steering and Suspension.  An amendment to Change 9 requires Carpentry 203 be changed to Carpentry 223.

a.       Motion to accept: Tom Raymond

b.      Seconded: Ahmed Al-Asfour

Vote –

For-Unanimous

 

 

c.       Humanities changes – Kim Bettelyoun presented changes for the humanities department for second reading.  An amendment was made to the motion stating that English 113 will be listed as a prerequisite for the new course English 343.

 

a.       Motion to accept: Tony Fresquez

b.      Seconded: Judith Graham

Vote –

For- 22

               Abstain-1

 

d.      Social Science changes – Kirk Costion presented changes to Humanities and Social Sciences department. 

 

a.       Motion to accept: Tony Fresquez

b.      Seconded: Judith Graham

Vote –

For-Unanimous

 

4.      Break into sub-committees at 10:58 a.m.

Sub-committee’s reconvened at: 11:36 a.m.

 

a.       Curriculum committee –

 

Humanities Changes – A proposal for changes in the Humanities department to accept      for second reading.

            Motion to accept for second reading:  Judith Graham

            Seconded:  Tony Fresquez

                        Vote-

                        For-Unanimous

 

Natural Science Degree Changes – A proposal for changes in the natural science    department, as presented by Jason Tinant, to accept for second reading.

            Motion to accept for second reading:  Tom Raymond

            Seconded:  Judith Graham

                        Vote-

                        For-Unanimous

 

Instructional Technology-A proposal for changes in the instructional technology    department, as presented by Susie White Thunder and Chrsitne Stagnetto, to accept for         second reading.

            Motion to accept for second reading:  Jean Reeves

            Seconded:  Bessie LeBeau

                                    Vote-

                                    For-Unanimous

 

 

 

b.      Strategic Plan Committee-

 

Tony Fresquez reported that their committee voted to dissolve their subcommittee because a strategic plan task force has been activated by the vice-president and most of their committee sits on the task force.

 

 

 

5.       A motion was made to approve the Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies.  An amendment was made to change the wording in the core by adding the word elective to follow Humanities and Social Science. 

Motion:  Tony Fresquez

Seconded:  Judith Graham

            Vote-

            For-22

            Abstain-1

 

6.                                Motion to adjourn at 11:56 a.m.

                                    Motion:  Tony Fresquez

                                    Seconded:  Judith Graham