GAC Meeting Agenda

November 5, 2004

1. Review and approval of the minutes from the GAC meeting of 9/27/04

2. Dean's Report - Jeryl Mumpower

3. Chair's Report - Louise-Anne McNutt

4. Curriculum and Instruction Committee Report - Monica Rodriguez
(written report forthcoming via email)

5. Academic Standing Committee Report/Update - Jon Bartow for Shadi

6. Departmental Name Change Proposal - Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S.- Latino Studies (hardcopy)

7. New Program Proposals (hardcopy)
a. Inter-Institutional Dual Degree Program: MS Bioethics (Albany
Med) / PhD Philosophy (UAlbany)
b. Graduate Certificate Program - Economic Forecasting
c. Graduate Certificate Program - Public Health Genetics

8. Mission Review II - Discussion of the Draft University
Self-Description (

9. Ombudspersons Proposal Update

10. Any Other Business