The Academic, Student Affairs and Research Committee of the University of New Mexico Board of Regents will meet on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011 at 9 a.m. in the Roberts Room of Scholes Hall on the UNM main campus.

In addition to the three Regents who are members of this committee, other Regents may attend this meeting in a non-voting capacity.


I. Call to Order

II. Faculty Presenter:  Manuel Montoya, Professor, Anderson School of Management

III. Approval of Summarized Minutes from Previous Meeting

IV. Reports/Comments

A. Administrative Report, Chaouki Abdallah, Provost/EVP Academic Affairs
B. Comments from Committee Members
C. Comments from Committee Advisors

V. Action Items

A. Approval of Associate of Arts in Studio Art, UNM-Valencia
B. Approval of Fall 2011 Degree Candidates
C. Approval of Faculty Disciplinary Policy
D. Approval of Revision of Section B in the Faculty Handbook:  Addition of Term Teaching Faculty

VI. Information Items

A. Comprehensive Program Review Update
B. Tuition and Fees – Sources and Uses Report
C. Course and Curriculum Fee Review for Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011

VII. Public Comment  (limited to 15 minutes)

VIII. Adjournment

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