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Policies/Resolutions Passed by Faculty Senate

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2014-2015
  • Change to University Handbook, Section C132 - Promotion Increases (11-11-14)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section C192 - Ombudsperson Appointment and Term (11-11-14)
  • Change to University Handbook, Appendix F - Honor and Integrity System Constitution (Rationale, version with tracking) (11-11-14)
2013-2014
  • Change to University Handbook, Section F - overview and revisions to entire handbook section (5-13-14)
  • Change to University Handbook, Appendix G - Administrative Appeal & Grievance Policy and Procedures (5-13-14)
  • Professional Staff  - Common Language Request - Title change (5-13-14)
  • Resolution - FSCOUP - Commendation to Ben Champion, Director of Sustainability (5-13-14)
  • Resolution - Endorsement of Recommendations from the Social Media Workgroup for the KBoR (4-8-14)
  • Addition to University Handbook, Appendix W, Post Tenure Review (2-11-14)
  • Resolution for senate endorsement regarding KBoR Social Media Policy (2-11-14)
  • Resolution in regard to Office 365 commendation to ITS (2-11-14)
  • Transfer Credit Policy (12-10-13)
  • Undergraduate Academic Credit Certificate Policy (11-12-13) 
2012-2013
  • Faculty Senate Constitution revisions - Approved by FS (6-11-13) - Approved by the General Faculty on 9-5-13
  • Change to University Handbook, Section C157, Dean's Evaluation Procedures (5-14-13)
  • Resolution regarding Campus Climate Survey (4-9-13)
  • Faculty Compensation Task Force report (3-12-13)
  • Resolution in Support of Intellectual Freedom as it pertains to Dale Askey (3-12-13)
  • Professional Titles Task Force report and recommendations (2-12-13)  
  • Change to University Handbook, Section D70-71 Retirement Privileges (10-9-12)
2011-2012
  • Student Learning Compact (6-12-12)
  • K-State 8 Tagging and Criteria revised guidelines (6-12-12)
  • Changes to University Handbook, Section D, Privileges, Benefits, Responsibilities (5-8-12)
  • Change to University Handbook, Sections C46.1 and D12, Professional Conduct language (4-10-12)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section A, Introduction (4-10-12)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section B, University Structure (4-10-12)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section C12.2 - Clinical Faculty (3-13-12)
  • Resolution regarding Textbook Reporting Measures (3-13-12)
  • Addition to University Handbook, Section F115, Credit Hour Definition (2-14-12)
  • Amendment to PPM 4060: Workplace Violence (2-14-12)
  • Changes to Honorary Degree Procedures (2-14-12)
  • Change to University Handbook, Appendix G, Administrative Appeal and and Grievance Policy and Procedures (2-14-12)
  • Suggested Course Syllabus Language (11-8-11)
2010-2011
  • K-State 8 General Education Associate Degree Requirements (6-14-11)
  • Resolution regarding Academic Freedom (6-14-11)
  • Honorary Degree Procedures (12-14-10)
  • Academic Calendar Fall 2013-Summer 2016 (12-14-10)
  • Approval of Assessment proposal for K-State 8 General Education (11-9-2010)
2009-2010
  • Dependent/Spouse Tuition Assistance Resolution (5-11-10)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section D - Modified Instructional Duties (5-11-10)
  • Principles of Community - with Faculty Senate revisions (4-13-10)
  • Revised Academic Calendar 2010-2013 (4-13-10)
  • Change to Undergraduate Catalog, undergraduate minors (3-9-10)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section F160 - undergraduate minors (3-9-10)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section D12 -remove language referencing the GGB (2-9-10)
  • Resolution regarding KSU Domain Name (1-12-10)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section A40 - Employment Policies (1-12-10)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section F52 - Minimum Class Size (11-10-09)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section C157 - Deans' Eval Procedures (11-10-09)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section C41.4 - Administrative Eval Procedures (11-10-09)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section B123 - Administrator Eval Procedures (11-10-09)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section C30-34 - Faculty Evaluations (10-13-09)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section F14 - DCE Fees (10-13-09)
2008-2009
  • 2009 Exit Analysis Resolution (6-9-09)
  • E-Portfolio Task Force Resolution (6-9-09)
  • Change to University Handbook, Appendix V - Student Grievance Procedures  (6-9-09)
  • Approval of K-State 8 General Education proposal (5-12-09)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section F110 - Scholastic Honors (5-12-09)
  • Rental Inspections Resolution (4-14-09)
  • Center for Childcare Development Resolution (4-14-09)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section D70 - Emeritus Status (4-14-09)
  • Change to University Handbook, Appendix G, Administrative Appeal and Grievance Policy and Hearing Procedures (4-14-09)
  • iTUNES U Resolution (3-10-09)
  • 2008-2012 Strategic Plan (Endorsed, 11-11-08)
  • Change to University Handbook, Appendix F, Section A, Plagiarism (9-9-08)
2007-2008
  • Revised Academic Calendar 2010-2013 (4-8-08)
  • Revised University Calendar Committee Policies and Procedures (4-8-08)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section F81, Non-graded Courses (3-11-08)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section E, Leaves, Insurance, and Retirement Programs (3-11-08)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section F71, Final Exam Schedule and change to outline of Semester Final Examination Schedules (2-12-08)
  • Academic Fresh Start GPA and Academic Forgiveness GPA Policy (1-15-08)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section D40, Consulting Days (1-15-08)
 
2006-2007
  • Change to University Handbook, Appendix F, Honor & Integrity System Constitution Revisions (6-12-07)
  • Addition to University Handbook, Course Accessibility Standards Policy (6-12-07)
  • Limited Retirement Health Care Bridge Policy (6-12-07)
  • Change to University Handbook, Appendix U, Policy on Mediation (3-13-07)
  • Addition to University Handbook, C27, Ancillary Appointments (2-13-07) 
2005-2006
  • Change to University Handbook, Appendix F, Honor System Constitution revisions (6-13-06)
  • KSU Certificate Policy (5-9-06)
  • Change to University Handbook, C49.1-14, Professorial Performance Award revisions (2-14-06)
  • Approval, Routing and Notification revisions (1-17-06)
  • Change to University Handbook, F12, Enrollment Cap (1-17-06)
  • Change to University Handbook, F110, Graduation Scholastic Honors (1-17-06)
  • Change to University Handbook, C22.2, English Language Assessment (10-11-05)
  • Academic Definitions, prerequisites, etc. (10-11-05)
  • Compensation for Faculty teaching Study Abroad (11-8-05)
  • Addition to University Handbook, C49.1-C49.14, Professorial Performance Award (12-13-05)
2004-2005
  • Amendment to Standard Class Meeting Times (11-9-04)
  • Fall 2005-Summer 2010 Academic Calendar (11-9-04)
  • Optional UGE equivalent policy (1-18-05)
  • Alternative 110-minutes Standard Class Meeting Time Schedule (2-8-05)
  • Amended Calendar Committee Policies and Procedures (4-12-05)
  • Change to University Handbook, C132 Promotion-related salary increases (4-12-05)
  • Change to University Handbook, Appendix F, Article X, Honor System Constitution (6-14-05)
2003-2004

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2002-2003
  • Revised Policy for Quizzes, Tests, and Exams scheduled Outside of Regular Class Times (10-8-02)
  • Revised Policy for Standard Class Meeting Times (12-10-02)
  • Policy: Missed Classes due to Athletic Competition (2-6-03)
  • Open House Policy (4-13-03)
  • Change to University Handbook, Section F, Examinations (4-13-03)
2001-2002
  • Intellectual Property Policy (5-14-02)
  • Change to University Handbook, C23.1 Interim Policy for Summer Employment ( 5-8-02)
  • Draft - Appendix I - Academic Definitions for the Standard Class Meeting Times Policy
Archives

Draft policy on Smoking on University Property (3-8-01)
White Paper - Use of Electronic Devices in Classrooms (1-5-00)
GTA Survey Resolution - 4-27-99 
Proposed changes to the Approval, Routing and Notification Policy- 3-4-99
Undergraduate Honor Code - 11-5-97