Graduate College

Graduate Council Minutes #812

November 12, 1992

 

Present: Chao, Dolgener (for Huddleston), Durham, Gaies, Lew, MacArthur, Safford, Simet, S. Smaldino, Somervill, Walker, Weisenberger (for R. Martin), Yohe
 
Absent: Fahmy, V. Jackson, Maier
 
Visitors: Pola Gupta (Marketing)
 
Minutes #811 were approved as published.
 
Walker announced a record 70 applicants for a 1993 UNI Summer Fellowship broken down by college: Business = 10; Education = 15; Humanities & Fine Arts = 25; Natural Sciences = 8; Social & Behavioral Sciences = 12. Recipients should be notified during exam week.
 
Pola Gupta discussed a Department of Marketing Graduate Assistant evaluation form and a copy was circulated for the Council. A sample of a possible University-wide form will be circulated for discussion at a future Council meeting.
 
Simet moved, Durham seconded to move into executive session for the purpose of discussion of the committee report on the Distinguished Scholar Award.
 
Simet moved, Durham seconded to rise from executive session.
 
Simet moved, Durham seconded to approve the committee recommendation that Professor Greg P. Stefanich (Curriculum & Instruction) be named the 1993-94 UNI Distinguished Scholar. Motion passed.
 
The Council thanked the committee members for their efforts.
 
Durham moved to adjourn. Motion was seconded and passed. Meeting adjourned at 3:50 p.m.
 
Respectfully submitted,
 
David Walker
Secretary Pro-Tem
 
Next meeting will be December 10 at 3:30 p.m. in Gilchrist Board Room.