January CALS and UW Academic Planning Council actions

Minutes from the January CALS Academic Planning Council meeting can be downloaded here. Information about the CALS Academic Planning Council, including members, agendas and minutes, are available online at The next meeting is scheduled for March 15, 2010.

Also, in January, the University Academic Council took actions on three items of interest to CALS:

  • Approval of the new J.F. Crowe Institute for Evolutionary Biology
  • Approval to rename the undergraduate major “Life Sciences Communication” (formerly “Agricultural Journalism”)
  • Suspension of admissions to the Agricultural Education major