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Potsdam Prepared: Fall 2021 Updates

Following meetings of the Faculty Senate, the proposals listed below have been approved and are hereby endorsed by President Esterberg.

May 2021

#404 Academic Affairs Approval of Resolution on the Academic Calendar for 2021-2022.
#403 Academic Affairs Approval for Micro-Credential Policy.
#402 Academic Affairs Approval of Revisions and Distance Education Format for the MS in Education – Instructional Design and Educational Technology.
#401 Academic Affairs Approval of Revisions and Distance Education Format for the MS in Education – Literacy.
#400 Academic Affairs Approval of Revisions and Distance Education Format for the MS in Community Health.

 

April 2021

#399 Academic Affairs Approval of MAT in Music Education.
#398 Academic Affairs Approval of Revision to Policy on Numeric Grading.
#397

Academic Affairs

Approval of Resolution to Count Course Credits for Both Undergraduate and Graduate Program Requirements.


March 2021

#396 Academic Affairs Approval for adding a low pass grade permanently to our grading system
#395 Academic Affairs Approval for Academic Policy Modifications due to COVID-19 for spring 2021 only


November 2020

#394 Other Approval of Resolution to raise funds for a gift to students for COVID-19 compliance.
#393 Other Approval of Resolution to thank students for their COVID-19 compliance.
#392 Other Approval of Resolution strongly supporting the “Message to SUNY Community about the Importance of Diversity Training” issued on October 22.


October 2020

#389 Academic Affairs Approval for Revision to the Special Subjects: Art Program, including a title change to Art Education.


September 2020

#388 Academic Affairs Approval for permanent catalog change of the definition of Excused Absence.
#387 Academic Affairs Due to COVID-19, Approval to extend the adjusted Emergency Withdrawal (W*) policy from Spring 2020 to the Fall 2020 term.
#386 Academic Affairs Due to COVID-19, Approval of modifications to the course audit policy for the Fall 2020 semester only.
#385 Academic Affairs Due to COVID-19, Approval to allow for Fall 2020 courses taken S/P/U to not count against and undergraduate student's S/U limit of 14 hours total.
#384 Academic Affairs Due to COVID-19, Approval to move S/P/U and WD deadline to the last day of classes, Friday, December 11, 2020, at 11:59 p.m.
#383 Academic Affairs Due to COVID-19, Approval of Continuation of the "P" - Low Pass Grade for undergraduate students that select S/U for Fall 2020 and earn a 1.0, 1.3, 1.7, as approved for Spring and Summer 2020


May 2020

#380 Academic Affairs Due to COVID-19, Approval of a Temporary U/P/S policy for the Spring 2020 and Summer 2020 semesters.
#379 Academic Affairs Approval of the SIIM (Student Initiated Interdisciplinary Major) revisions into the P.E.R.C. (Personalized Educational Results Curriculum).
#378 Academic Affairs Approval of minor in Sustainability.
#377 Academic Affairs Approval to discontinue inactive Adolescence Education Program.

 

April 2020

#376 Academic Affairs Due to COVID-19, Approval of a Temporary Change to the S/U policy for the Spring 2020 semester.
#375 Other Approval of Usage of Gender Neutral Pronouns.
#374 Academic Affairs Approval of Amended Diversity Attribute Policy.
#373 Academic Affairs Due to COVID-19, Approval of Temporary Policy Change for Undergraduate Academic Dismissals to be Automatically Converted to Probation Status for the Spring 2020 semester.


March 2020

#372 Academic Affairs Approval of Distance Education Format for MS in Management.
#371 Academic Affairs Approval to discontinue Theater Education Program.
#370 Academic Affairs Approval to discontinue Natural Science Program.
#369 Academic Affairs Approval of Open Access Policy.


December 2020

#367 Student Affairs Approval to fully endorse the optional student Green Fee and Green Fund sustainability initiatives and to hold regular elections for all faculty representatives on the Green Fund Initiative Committee.
#366 Academic Affairs Approval of Minor in International Studies.
#365 Academic Affairs Approval of Campus Readmission Policy Revisions.


October 2019

#364 Academic Affairs Approval of Campus Textbook Policy Revisions .
#363 Academic Affairs Approval of Minor in LatinX and Latin American Studies.
#362 Academic Affairs Approval of Minor in Public Policy and Administration.
#361 Academic Affairs Approval of a Minor in Public Policy and Homeland Security.


April 2019

#360 Academic Affairs Approval of a "Diversity Rich" attribute that the Registrar will assign to courses. Approval of the formation of a committee to review the courses, a process for approval, and a commitment to ongoing assessment.
#359 Academic Affairs Approval of a revision of the Tutorial Study Policy in the Academic Catalog.
#358 Academic Affairs Approval of the Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science.

 

March 2019

#356 Academic Affairs Approval of new Advanced Certificate in Educational Leadership.


February 2019

#357 Academic Affairs Approval to deactivate the M.S.Ed. Literacy Education program.


February 2018

#355 Academic Affairs Approval of Second Degree Policy Revisions.


December 2018

#354 Academic Affairs Approval of minor in Applied Mathematics.


May 2018

#353 Academic Affairs Approval of minor in Graphic Design and New Media.
#352 Academic Affairs Approval of minor in Disability Studies.
#351 Academic Affairs Approval of minor in Sports Management.
#350 Academic Affairs Approval of B.S. in Computer Science Education.


April 2018

#349 Academic Affairs Approval of curricular revisions and program title change to the MS in Management (previously Organizational Performance & Technology).
#348 Academic Affairs Approval of program name change to Instructional Design and Technology (formerly Educational Technology Specialist).
#347 Academic Affairs Approval of the edits to the College Catalogue regarding Post-Bachelor’s Degree Admissions.
#346 Academic Affairs Approval of the new Social Justice minor.
#345 Academic Affairs Approval of the new Musical Theatre minor.


November 2017

#344 Academic Affairs

Approval for the Certificate in Applied Anthropology.

#343 Academic Affairs

Approval to create a new policy on course registration.

#342 Academic Affairs

Approval to revise the policy on credit by examination.


May 2017

#341 Academic Affairs

Approval to revise the policy revise the policy on the Maximum Number of Transfer Credits for Graduate Programs (Course Substitutions).

#340 Student Affairs Approval to revise the policy on Dismissal and Future Enrollment.
#339 Student Affairs Approval to create a new policy on reporting class rank.
#338 Academic Affairs Approval of the new Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) in College Teaching. 
#337 Academic Affairs Approval of the revised Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) in Inclusive and Special Education. 
#336 Academic Affairs Approval of the new undergraduate education minor.
#335 Academic Affairs Approval to allow the broad approach being taken by the General Education Task Force and Steering Committee to revise SUNY Potsdam’s General Education / College Requirements to continue. 
#334 Academic Affairs Approval to revise the policy on development, approval, and re-approval process for course offerings in the College in High School (CHS) program.


April 2017

#333 Academic Affairs Approval to revise the policy on the review and approval of online courses. 


March 2017

#332 Academic Affairs Approval for the revision to the Master of Music in Performance (Vocal Track) Degree
#331 Academic Affairs Approval for revision to the Policy on the Timing of the Issuance of Academic Standards and Dismissal


December 2016

#330 Academic Affairs Approval for the Revision to the Policy on Transfer of Upper-Division Courses


October 2016

#329a Business Affairs Approval to create a Fiscal Affairs Strategic Planning (FASP) committee. 


May 2016

#329 Academic Affairs Approval for the revisions to the Art Education Program.
#328 Academic Affairs Approval of the implementation of the Probation Program.
#327 Academic Affairs Approval of the Policy on Awarding Credits Toward Multiple Graduate Degrees.
#326 Academic Affairs Approval of the Arts Management major.
#325 Academic Affairs Approval for the policy regarding Student Appeal procedures.
#324 Academic Affairs Approval for the Geographical Information Systems (GIS) major.


April 2016

#323 Academic Affairs Approval for the curriculum changes for the Physics Department.


February 2016

#322 Academic Affairs Approval to the changes to the Dismissal Policy.


December 2015

#321 Academic Affairs Approval to the procedures for organizations to verify leader eligibility.


June 2015

#320 Academic Affairs Revisions to the BA programs in Theatre and in Dance


March 2015

#319a Academic Affairs Approval to revise the Environmental Studies minor
#319b Academic Affairs Approval to revise the Environmental Studies major


December 2014

#319 Academic Affairs Approval of the creation of deadlines for graduate students In Progress grades.
#318 Academic Affairs Approval of the revisions to the dates for graduate students to withdraw from a course and to change their system of grading system (i.e. S/U) and alterations to undergraduate policy so that the dates of this proposal and #316 coincide.


October 2014

#317 Academic Affairs Approval of a new minor in Music Composition for music students who are not composition majors.
#316 Academic Affairs Revision to the dates of undergraduates to withdraw from a course and to change the system of grading (i.e. S/U), effective Spring 2015 semester.

 

Following meetings of the Faculty Senate, the proposals listed below have been approved by Interim President Hefner.

June 2014

#315 Academic Affairs Approval of Graduate Enrollment Policies

May 2014

#314 Academic Affairs Approval to the revisions to the tracks in Musical Studies
#313 Academic Affairs Revision in the First Year Success Seminar, to be raised to two academic credits
#312 Academic Affairs Approval of the new Interdisciplinary Major in Exercise Science
#311 Academic Affairs Approval of two new majors in Graphic Design and Media Arts
#310 Academic Affairs Approval of the new interdisciplinary minor in Arts Management
#309 Academic Affairs Approval of the revisions to the Art Studio and Visual Arts Majors
#308 Academic Affairs Approval of the new International Studies Major

September 2013

#307 Academic Affairs Approval of Community Health?s minor for Therapeutic Recreation.



Following meetings of the Faculty Senate, the proposals listed below were approved by President Schwaller.

February 2013

#305 Academic Affairs Approval of the Advanced Certificate in Special Education
 

October 2012

 
#306 Academic Affairs Approval of the new academic policy on electronic devices in the classroom
#304 Academic Affairs Approval of the Biomedical Anthropology Minor



March 2012

#303 Academic Affairs Approval of the addition of a January graduation date to accommodate students completing their degree requirements during Winterim.
#302 Academic Affairs Approval of the Fitness minor in Community Health.



December 2011

#301 Academic Affairs Approval of the Environmental Technology minor in Geology.



September 2011

#300 Academic Affairs Approval of the revision to one minor and the approval for three new minors in Community Health.



March 2011

#299 Other Renaming the archives in Crumb Library to the College Archives. Resolution approved by College Council on February 18, 2011.


October 2010

#298 Academic Affairs Approval of the BA/MST in Mathematics and Physics



March 2010

#297 Other Revision to the College Sponsored Activity definition
    Revision to the Enhanced Early Alert System
     
#296 Academic Affairs Approval of the M.S. Ed. Literacy Specialist program (grades B-6 and 5-12) for the Branch Campus (JCC) application
    Approval of the MST Childhood Education (grades 1-6) for branch campus (JCC) application
    Revision of the A.A./B.A. Childhood Education (B-6) program jointly registered with JCC, also renamed Childhood Education/Early Childhood (B-6)
     
#295 Academic Affairs Policy for Minor Revisions
    Revision to the B.A. in Environmental Studies
    Revision to the Minor in Environmental Studies
    Revision to the Minor in Environmental Science
    Revision of the B.A. Program in Anthropology
     
#294 Academic Affairs Revision to the B.A. in Art History
    Revision to the B.A. in Criminal Justice, including a name change to B.A. in Criminal Justice Studies
    Revision to the Criminal Justice Minor, including a name change to Criminal Justice Studies Minor
    Revision to the B.A. in Philosophy
    Revision to the Philosophy Minor



February 2010

#293 Academic Affairs Revision to the M.S.Ed. in Information and Communication Technology