2015 – 2016

Proposition NumberDescription
01-15/16A proposition to request approval for a new undergraduate major in Educational Leadership as outlined in 6.82A of the NMSU Policy Manual.
02-15/16A Proposition to Change the Degree Name and Major Name from “Bachelor of Science in Agriculture with a major in Wildlife Science” to “Bachelor of Science in Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology with a major in Fisheries and Wildlife Science”
03-15/16A Proposition to Change the Degree Name from “The Master of Science in Wildlife Science” to “Master of Science in Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology.”
04-15/16A Proposition to Change the Degree Name from “Bachelor in Conservation Ecology” to “Bachelor of Science in Conservation Ecology”
05-15/16Modification of the University’s Viewing a Wider World requirement.
06-15/16Change in Major Name - Counseling & Educational Psychology Master's Degree
07-15/16A proposition to change policy 6.82 to define requirements and approvals necessary for transcripted academic accomplishments
08-15/16A Proposition to Clarify the Composition and Privileges of Ex-officio Membership in the Faculty Senate Bylaws
09-15/16A Memorial Requesting an Increase in the Scheduled Time between Classes
10-15/16Policy Statement for 5.90-Promotion and Tenure Policy
11-15/16Proposal for a Master of Engineering graduate degree to be offered by departments of the college of engineering
12-15/16Changes in Undergraduate Catalogue to reflect decrease in minimum credit hours for specific degree programs
13-15/16A Memorial Requesting Regular and Continuous Updates to all Faculty and Staff on Proposed General Education and Course Alignment committee work
14-15/16A memorial to initiate the creation of a Faculty Senate Working Group on Part-Time Faculty Issues
15-15/16A proposition to create a Major in Clinical Psychopharmacology (associated with MS Degree)
16-15/16Changes in Undergraduate Catalogue to reflect decrease in minimum credit hours for specific degree programs
17-15/16Community College Faculty Council
18-15/16A proposition to reorganize the NMSU Alamogordo campus from three division to two divisions
19-15/16Proposition related to the timing of revisions of policy, rules, and procedures governing the P&T process across University, College, and Department levels.
20-15/16Proposed Revisions to Rule 5.86 “Annual Performance Review,” Rule 5.89 “Post-Tenure Review,” and Rule 5.90 “Promotion and Tenure”
21-15/16A Proposition to Modify Rule 4.05.50 Faculty Grievance Review and Resolution
22-15/16A Curriculum Proposal for Minor Revision of Associate of Arts Degree
23-15/16A Curriculum Proposal for Minor Revision of Associate of Science
24-15/16A Curriculum Proposal for Minor Revision of Associate of Science Allied Health Degree, NMSU Alamogordo campus
25-15/16A Curriculum Proposal for Minor Revision of Associate of Fine Arts Degree – NMSU Alamogordo campus
26-15/16A Curriculum Proposal for Minor Revision of Associate of Science, General Engineering
27-15/16A Curriculum Proposal for Minor Revision of Kinesiology and Dance
28-15/16A Curriculum Proposal for Minor Revision of Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Management at NMSU-Alamogordo
29-15/16A Curriculum Proposal for Minor Revision of Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Office Technology at NMSU-Alamogordo
30-15/16A Proposition to Authorize the Senate Leadership Committee to Elect a Vice Chair pro tem
31-15/16A MEMORIAL Recognizing the Exemplary Deeds of Professor Giancarlo Lopez and Activity Center Staff Members Josh Vazquez and Andrea Aragon
32-15/16A MEMORIAL Recognizing the Contributions of Senator and Chair-Elect Christopher Brown and Wishing Him a Complete and Speedy Recovery