View Bill 18-19-20

Senate Bill 18-19-20

Bill ID: 18-19-20
PCC ID: 18024
Name: PCC Proposal to Establish a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
Proposed: 10/26/2018
Sponsor: PCC Committee
Proposal: The Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE) undergraduate major is an interdisciplinary program that uses tools and methods from economics and political science to help answer difficult social and political questions that have traditionally been the domain of philosophy: How should we live together? What would be the best
way for us to organize our social and political institutions? How should we address our most difficult problems, from inequality to discrimination to immigration to climate change?


Status: Completed
Completed On: 02/22/2019


Presidential Approval: 12/11/2018
MHEC Approval: 02/22/2019
BOR Approval: 02/22/2019
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Reviewed By: Senate
Received: 11/27/2018
Decision Date: 12/04/2018
Decision: The Senate voted to approve the proposal.
Next Step: Presidential Approval
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Reviewed By: Senate Executive Committee (SEC)
Received: 11/09/2018
Decision Date: 11/16/2018
Decision: The SEC voted to place the proposal on the agenda of the December 4, 2018 Senate meeting for consideration
Next Step: Senate Review
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Reviewed By: Programs, Curricula, & Courses (PCC) Committee
Received: 10/26/2018
Decision Date: 11/02/2018
Decision: The PCC Committee voted to approve the proposal.
Actions: The PCC Committee considered the proposal at its meeting on November 2, 2018. After discussion, the committee voted to approve the proposal.
Next Step: SEC Review