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Faculty Senate

Curriculum Committee

Registrar (non-voting, ex officio)
Rebecca Ringham

Director of the Library (voting, ex officio)
Jolene Nechiporenko

One faculty member from each of the nine academic departments. 

Department of Education and Inclusive Services
TBD (2X)

Department of Behavioral Sciences and Criminal Justice
TBD (2X)

Department of Business
TBD (2X)

Department of Math, Data, and Technology (two too many)
Kyle Bittle (25)
Upul Rupassara (25)  
Daren Erisman (26)

Department of Science
TBD (2X)

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
TBD (2X)

Department of Nursing (one too many)
Sandra Harbort (25)
Melissa Fettig (26)

Department of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Interdisciplinary Studies
Sophia Rammell (26) - Chair

Department of Fine and Performing Arts
TBD (2X)

Student Member
TBA

* The committee may select any non-voting consultants it wishes, including TEAC, General Education, and Graduate Council, if those committees/council are not already represented among the elected members of the Curriculum Committee.

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2023-2024 Members

Faculty Elected At-Large (3)
TBD  (24)
Wenjing Zheng (25)
Dan Conn (26)

Faculty Elected by College (10)

College of Arts and Sciences (4)
Amanda Watts (24) 
Upul Rupassara (25)  
Sophia Rammell (26) - Chair
Daren Erisman (26)

College of Business (2)
Jan Repnow (24)
Kyle Bittle (25)

College of Education and Health Sciences (4)
Richelle Johnson (24) 
Rebecca Daigneault (24)
Sandra Harbort (25)
Melissa Fettig (26)

Student Members (3)
1.  TBA
2.  TBA
3.  TBA

* The committee may select any non-voting consultants it wishes, including TEAC, General Education, and Graduate Council, if those committees/council are not already represented among the elected members of the Curriculum Committee.

Curriculum Changes
Proposals must be submitted in the curriculum software system at least 5 instructional days prior to Curriculum Committee meetings to be considered by the committee on first reading.
Curriculum-Change-Timeline-AY2324.pdf
Process for Making Curriculum Changes

Curriculum Change Login Links
Course Changes - No Changes can be submitted at this time.
Program Changes - No Changes can be submitted at this time

See process information above before making changes. New programs require state approval which requires submitting additional information to the VPAA.

Meeting minutes are available on Teams/Sharepoint.
Meeting minutes and agendas
Archived meeting minutes and agenda

2023-2024 Committee Meeting Dates
All meetings are in the Jones Room from 12:30 to 2:00. A Zoom meeting link will also be available soon.

  • September 5, 2023
  • September 19, 2023
  • October 3, 2023
  • October 17, 2023
  • November 7, 2023
  • November 21, 2023
  • December 5, 2023
  • January 16, 2024
  • January 23, 2024
  • January 30, 2024
  • February 27, 2024
  • March 19, 2024
  • April 16, 2024

Catalog Updates
Changes intended to be applied to the 2024-25 catalog must be received by the Curriculum Committee (through CourseLeaf) by January 23, 2024 in order to ensure adequate time to pass through the approval process.  If you have questions about the process, please contact the Curriculum Committee Chair (Charlotte.Rammell@MinotStateU.edu).


For more information about the committee, including selection of its members, terms, and duties, please visit Article III of the Bylaws of the Faculty Senate.

Updated July 6, 2024 LKG