Academic Standards Committee


Minutes for Meeting of 26 September 2006



Meeting was called to order at 2:34 PM.


Members Present:


J. Mulrooney, Chair (Biomolecular Science), R. Roth (A&S Dean), S. Petrosino (Registrar), S. Gilmore (English), J. Jarrett (Biology), M. Horan (A&S), C. Waiveris (Math), S. Tomczyk (Accounting), M.P. Hager (Education), K. Tower (Phy Ed)


Guests: B. Kershner, D. DíAddio


1. Discussion of Sophomore Review: The Department of Music requested the addition of a Sophomore Review to the requirements for admission to the Professional Program. The Review would be required in both the B.S. and B.A. programs and includes an assessment of the studentís skills in music theory, aural theory, piano skills, and a revision of the studentís philosophy of music education. The motion to adopt the proposal passed unanimously, with one abstention.


2. The Chair announced that there was no other new business to be taken up by the Committee and made a motion to adjourn.


Meeting was adjourned at 3:11 P.M.


Respectfully submitted,


Stephen Tomczyk

Secretary, Academic Standards Committee