Faculty Senate, Graduate Studies Committee records
Scope and Contents
This collections contains the records of the Graduate Studies Committee, a unit of the University of West Georgia Faculty Senate. Materials include agendas, minutes, course changes to various master's programs, correspondence, membership lists, policies and procedures, graduate theses guidelines, graduate school admissions guidelines, and graduate school newsletters.
- West Georgia College. Faculty Senate (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Open to all users.
Conditions Governing Use
Rights held by the University of West Georgia.
Biographical / Historical
The Graduate Studies Committee was a unit of the University of West Georgia Faculty Senate. The purpose of this committee was to receive and consider requests for modifications to the graduate curriculum as specified in the UWG Shared Governance Procedures for Modifications to Academic Programs and to advise the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs on said requests; to recommend policies and procedures concerning graduate programs, curriculum, admissions, transfers, admission to candidacy, eligibility for graduation, and appeals; to advise on incorporating diversity and inclusion into curricula as appropriate; as well as to review comprehensive program reviews; and to develop policies regarding graduate faculty. The committee is still active today, but was renamed the Graduate Programs Committee.
1.26 Linear Feet (3 boxes)
Records of the Graduate Studies Committee, a unit of the Faculty Senate.
Materials are arranged alphabetically by file title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Provenance is unknown; transferred to Special Collections in the early 2000s.
Records processed by graduate student Jennah MacPherson, December 2019.
- Guide to the Faculty Senate, Graduate Studies Committee Records
- Jennah MacPherson
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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