2006–2010-Mellon College of Science - Carnegie Mellon University

College Council 2006–2010

College Council meeting Agendas, Minutes, and Documents


Minutes 05-Oct-2010

Agenda items:

  1.  Item 1 (pdf)
  2.  Item 2 (pdf)
  3. Item 3 (pdf)

Minutes 25-Feb-2010

Agenda items:

  1. Approval Request for new Undergraduate Biology Courses 03-126 Cellular Response to the Environment, 03-127 How Biological Experiments Work  (pdf)
  2. Introduction of 21‐124 Calculus with Modeling and Probability (pdf)

Minutes 16-Feb-2009

Agenda items:

  1. Approval to obtain a permanent course number for Electronics for Biological Applications (pdf)
  2. Approval Request for 09-109 and 09-209, The Kitchen Chemistry Session (pdf)
  3. Proposed change of "Energy and the Environment" to "Physics for Future Presidents" (pdf)

Minutes 9-Dec-2009

Agenda items:

  1. Approval to cross-list a Biomedical Engineering Laboratory Course John Woolford (pdf)
  2. Approval to obtain a permanent course number for Electronics John Woolford (pdf)
  3. Proposed B.S. in Economics & Mathematics Degree Program and B.S. in Mathematics & Economics Degree Program  Roy Nicolaides (pdf)
  4. Proposed Course 21-360 “Differential Geometry of Curves and Surfaces” Roy Nicolaides (pdf)
  5. Proposed Course 21-296 “Seminar on the Millennium Problems” Roy Nicolaides (pdf)

Minutes 14-May-2008

Agenda items:

  1. Approval Request for new Undergraduate Courses
    • Modern Organic Chemistry I & II (09-219 & 09-220) (pdf)
    • New Degree Program, Combined BS/MS in Bioorganic Chemistry (pdf)
    • Independent Study in Chemistry (09-435) (pdf)
  2. Approval Request for new Graduate Courses
    • Ethics & Communication Issues in Scientific Research (09-217) (pdf)
    • The Chemistry of Gene Expression (09-803) (pdf)
  3. Reunmbering of 21-229 (Set Theory) to 21-329 (pdf)
  4. New graduate level courses in Discrete Mathematics (pdf)
    • 21-706 Probabilistic Combinatorics
    • 21-707 Extremal Combinatorics

Minutes 16-October-2007

Agenda items:

  1. Proposed Graduate Course in Biophysics 33-767 (pdf)
  2. Request for Approval of 38-210 B.I.O.S.3 (pdf)

Minutes 09-May-2007

Agenda items:

  1. Revision of calculus sequence for H&SS Students: 21-111 + 21-112 = 21-120
  2. Middle States Accreditation

Minutes 06-February-2007

Agenda items:

  1. Proposed "Description of Case Documentation" to Replace "Checklist" (pdf)
  2. Middle States Accreditation

Minutes 26-October-2006

Agenda items:

  1. Proposed Ph.D. Program in Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology (Revised Document) (pdf)
  2. Proposed Curricular Revisions and Additions in Biological Sciences (pdf)
  3. Proposal for New Teaching Award — Mellon College of Science Award for Innovation in Education (pdf)
  4. Proposal for New Chemistry Mini Course — 09-614 Modern Optical Spectroscopy (pdf)
  5. Proposed Changes in MCS Faculty Handbook, Appointments Case Checklist — POSTPONED UNTIL DECEMBER MEETING (pdf) (add'l pdf)

Minutes 12-May-2006

Agenda items:

  1. Proposed New Lab Course: 38-412 Special Topics in Interdisciplinary Science: Modeling Cellular Growth and Differentiation (pdf)
  2. Change in Operations Research and Statistics Concentrations in Mathematical Sciences (pdf)
  3. Proposed New Graduate Course: 09-705 Chemosensors and Biosensors (pdf)