Dean Richard Lariviere of the College of Liberal Arts has filed with the secretary
of the Faculty Council the proposed addition of a concentration in Western Civilization
and American Institutions for the Bachelor of Arts degree in the College of
Liberal Arts of the Undergraduate Catalog, 2006-2008.
The faculty of
the school and the dean approved the proposed changes on November 4, 2005. The
dean submitted the changes to the secretary on November 21, 2005. The secretary
has classified this proposal as legislation of exclusive application and primary
interest to a single college or school.
The edited proposal was received from the Office of Official Publications on
February 6, 2006, and was sent to the Committee on Undergraduate Degree Program
Review from the Office of the General Faculty on February 10, 2006.
The College recalled the changes on February 20, 2006, and sent a revised version
on February 24, 2006. The revised version was submitted to the review committee
on February 24, 2006. The committee forwarded the proposed changes to the Office
of the General Faculty on March 9, 2006, recommending approval. The authority
to grant final approval on behalf of the General Faculty resides with the 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 noon on April 7, 2006.
Sue Alexander Greninger, Secretary
The Faculty Council
This legislation was posted on the Faculty Council Web site (http://www.utexas.edu/faculty/council/
on March 30, 2006. Paper copies are available on request from the Office of
the General Faculty, WMB 2.102, F9500.