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College of business professor spearheads a resolution

A college of business professor wants a requirement of faculty senate approval.

Kimiya Factory

February 13, 2019

John Weld, a professor in the College of Business (COB) at UTSA and a faculty senator, is spearheading a resolution requiring the university president and provost to consult the faculty senate before making major decisions, such as the COB moving to the Downtown Campus. In an initiative brief titled “UTSA Downt...

Plus-Minus committee deliberates decision on grading system

No deadline has been set for the Plus-Minus Committee to make decision for grading consistency.

Joseph Torres

February 6, 2019

The Faculty Senate and Student Government Association (SGA) established a Plus-Minus Committee to discuss the current form of the grading system. The committee includes undergraduate students, graduate students and faculty members from multiple colleges at UTSA. Currently, a student’s GPA is calculated ...

Letter to the editor: Alternative Grading System

Letter to the editor: Alternative Grading System

Alex Sexton

April 10, 2018

I am the primary author of both GA 111 and GA 112. I am writing to inform you that some of the assertions present in your article, “Faculty Senate Votes to Discuss Alternative Grading System,” are simply untrue. GA 111 is the resolution that announced the Student Government Association’s offi...