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DOCUMENTS OF THE GENERAL FACULTY
If no objection is filed with the Office of the General Faculty by the date specified below, the legislation will be held to have been approved by the Faculty Council. If objection is filed within the prescribed period, the legislation will be presented to the Faculty Council at its next meeting. The objection, with reasons, must be signed by a member of the Faculty Council.
To be counted, a protest must be received in the Office
of the General Faculty by April 7,
CREATION OF AN HONORS PROGRAM IN ASIAN AMERICAN STUDIES
IN THE COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS CHAPTER OF
On page 241, in the College of Liberal Arts chapter of The Undergraduate Catalog, 1998-2000, in the section "ACADEMIC POLICIES AND PROCEDURES," subsection "DEPARTMENTAL HONORS PROGRAMS," insert the following new honors program:
Asian American Studies Honors Program
Ethnic studies majors who wish to qualify for special
honors in Asian American studies should apply to the honors adviser for
admission to the honors program no later than two semesters before graduation.
A University grade point average of at least 3.00 is required for admission.
The requirements for graduation with special honors are (1) Asian American
Studies 679H, Honors Tutorial Course, with a grade of A
in each half; (2) a University grade point average of at least 3.00 and
a grade point average of at least 3.50 in the coursework required for
the concentration; and (3) completion at the University of at least sixty
semester hours of coursework counted toward the degree. These requirements
are in addition to the requirements for the major in ethnic studies with
a concentration in Asian American studies.