The Daily Eastern News

CAA rejects OMA changes

Corryn Brock, Elizabeth Taylor

March 6, 2020

The Council on Academic Affairs unanimously rejected changes to its proposal regarding The Open Meetings Act during its meeting Thursday. The proposed revision would have changed the language in the bylaws from “all meetings shall adhere to the provisions of the Illinois Open Meetings Act,” to ...

Creative non-fiction class prepares for open reading

Luis Martinez, Entertainment Editor

December 7, 2015

Students of an advanced creative nonfiction class will be performing some of their written work from in a public literary reading. The reading is titled “The Ghost of the Writer’s Present” and will take place at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in 7th Street Underground. The course is taught by Charlotte...

CAA to revise finance major

Cassie Buchman, Administration Editor

December 2, 2015

The Council on Academic Affairs will revise the finance major and add a new class on educational psychology, computer programming and computer data basing at its meeting Thursday. Changes are being made to the finance major, including the core classes students have to taken. Marita Gronnvoll, the...

CAA to vote on rural studies minor changes

Nick Sineni, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2015

The Council on Academic Affairs will be voting on new courses and to change the rural studies minor for fall 2016 at 2 p.m. Thursday in Room 4440 of Booth Library. The CAA approved the rural studies minor at the end of spring 2015; there have been some revised changes to the minor with the removal...

CAA to vote on 3 new courses

Megan Ivey, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2015

The Council for Academic Affairs will review and vote on three new courses, two in the sociology and anthropology department and one in the psychology department, during its meeting Thursday. Marita Gronnvoll, CAA chair, said the three new course proposals are for ANT 3610 Language and Culture, PSY...

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