General Education Committee
Minutes

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2016-2017



Pending
February 12, 2017.

Amended; Approved
January 23, 2017.

Amended; Approved
November 14, 2016.

Approved
October 10, 2016.

Approved
Sept. 12, 2016. Appointment of Mindy Burch to oversee assessment. Approval of department substitutions for general education courses. Misc. items discussed.
2015-2016



Pending
April 6, 2016. Assessment Data Collection 2015-16, Assessment 2016-17

Approved
February 12, 2016. Course proposals in International Business and Astronomy

Approved
December 2, 2015. Grading Scale, ICS4240 for Gen Ed

Approved
November 18, 2015. Assessment Results, Faculty Results, Grading standard %

Approved
October 23, 2015. Assessment Results, Faculty Survey Results, Grading standard %

Approved
September 11, 2015.English courses title change, Faculty Presentation, Assessment Updates
2014-2015



Approved
March 27, 2015. Assessment Updates, Faculty Survey, Goals for 2015-2016

Approved
February 13, 2015. Assessment Update, Faculty Survey, CLEP, Summer Schedule

Approved
January 12, 2015. Assessment Update, Faculty Dev, CLEP research, Gen Ed Offerings

Approved
December 1, 2014. Assessment Update, Course Subs and CLEP exams in Gen Ed

Approved
November 14, 2014. Assessment Update and the use of CLEP exams in Gen Ed

Approved
October 22, 2014. Assessment Update and AA / AS Proposal #2
141008 GenEdMin.docx
Approved
October 8, 2014. Special meeting to hear proposal on AA and AS framework
140917 GenEdMin.docx
Approved
September 17, 2014. 2013-2014 Assessment results analysis and 2014-2015 assessment
methods and procedures.



2013-14


140328 GenEdMin.docx
Approved
March 28, 2014. Committee requested information from department heads concerning
optional courses in the General Education Curriculum.
140214 GenEdMin.docx
Approved
February 14, 2014. Approved GenEd Curriculum proposal from Natural Sciences and
Mathematics. Recommended related actions to Academic Affairs for approval and
implementation.
140117 GenEdMin.docx
Approved
January 17, 2014. Approved revised Writing Rubric for GenEd Outcome 1.b.
131202 GenEdMin.docx
Approved
December 2, 2013. Reviewed proposed changes to the Writing Rubric for GenEd
Outcome 1. Discussed issues of GenEd math requirements and admissions requirement
131101 GenEd Min.docx
Approved
November 1, 2013. Reported on Fall 2013 assessment; assigned follow-up activities for
the 2012-13 GenEd Assessment form.
130930 GenEd Min.docx
Approved
September 30, 2013. Finalized 2013-14 and 2012-13 Assessment Forms
130904_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
September 4, 2013. Approved 2013-14 Assessment Plan; began review of 2012-13
Assessment form for submission and for report to faculty



2012-13


130410_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
April 10, 2013. Reviewed 2012-13 Assessment Form and ETS PP reports
130327_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
March 27, 2013. Action on GenEd curriculum recommendations from departments of
English, Exercise Science, Mathematics, and Teacher Education
130118_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
January 18, 2013. Reported assessment progress; reviewed request for standard syllabi
segments for multi-section general education courses
121128_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
November 28, 2012. Reported assessment progress; approved changes to GenEd
Curriculum>Foundations Tier> Intercultural Literacy
121105_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
November 5, 2012. Reported assessment progress; articulated guiding committee
policies for multiple-section courses and for questions about textbook/course materials
121001_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
October 1, 2012. Discussion of syllabi for General Education curriculum courses with
multiple sections
120905_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
September 5, 2012. Approved 2012-13 General Education Assessment plan



2011-12


120416_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
April 16, 2012. Reviewed 2011-12 assessment results and determined use of results
to be added to the Assessment Form.
120328_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
March 28, 2012. GenEd addition, waivers, and substitution requests for School of
Education Interdisciplinary Studies and Secondary Education Majors
120217_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
February 17, 2012. Guest: Dr. Sam Stueckle
120127_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
January 27, 2012. Discussion of GenEd math requirements
120113_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
January 13, 2012. Approved General Education substitutions for Intercultural
Studies major and Worship Arts major; reviewed GenEd math syllabi and study
of students required to enroll in developmental math
111130_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
November 30, 2011. Assessment data collection updates; editorial changes to
General Education Outcomes int the Catalog; consideration of existing
mathematics requirements
111003_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
October 3, 2011. Edited GenEd Outcomes 3 and 7; Approved GenEd substitution
for proposed Applied Theatre minor
110907_GenEdMin.docx
Approved
September 7, 2011. 2011-12 General Education Assessment Form: Means of
Assessment and Criteria for Success



2010-2011


110330_GenEd _Min.docx
Approved
March 30, 2011. Completion of 2010-11 General Education Assessment Form
110218_GenEd _Min.docx
Approved
February 18, 2011. Informational meeting with Tom Middendorf, INT 1100--Life,
Calling, and Purpose
110128_GenEd _Min.docx
Approved
January 28, 2011. Recommendations to Academic Council for GenEd lab sciences,
General Education Outcomes, credit by examination
110114 GenEd Minutes.docx
Approved
January 14, 2011. Work on Catalog statement of General Education Outcomes.
101208_GenEd_Min.doc
Approved
December 8, 2010. Discussion of critical thinking, reading, and writing issues
including ideas such as ending CLEP testing for ENG 1020 and ENG 1080
101108_GenEd_Min.doc
Approved
November 8, 2010. Approved 2010-11 General Education Assessment Form;
Reported progress on data collection for 2010-11 assessment; approved
MUS1550 for GenEd curriculum option
101004 GenEd Minutes.docx
Approved
October 4, 2010. Finalized the 2009-10 General Education Assessment
Form; prepared block schedule for Oct 15, Fac-Admin Meeting report on
2009-10 GenEd Assessment; introduced 2010-11 GenEd Assessment Form
100908 GenEd Minutes.docx

Approved
September 8, 2010. First General Education Committee meeting
of the academic year; 2009-10 General Education Assessment results
were discussed



2009-2010


100331 GenEd Minutes.doc

Approved
March 31, 2010. Report on current status of 2009-10 General Education
Assessment Form. Edited Catalog copy for General Education outcomes
and objectives approved.
100219 GenEd Minutes.doc

Approved
February 19, 2010. Student Learnng Outcomes for General Studies AA,
Assessment items for 2009-10.
100129 GenEd Minutes.doc
Approved
January 29, 2010: Updates on GenEd asessment, registration
100115 GenEd Minutes.doc

Approved
January 15, 2010: February 1 Fac-Admin meeting agenda,
recommended ART Appreciation I & II for GenEd curriculum, accepted
essay assignment from REL4000/4100 for assessent item 7A.
‚Äč 091109 GenEd Minutes.doc

Approved
November 9, 2009: Continuing work on 2009-10 Assessment, report
on action items, preparation for February 1, 2010 Fac-Admin meeting
on critical-thinking
091005 GenEd Minutes.doc

Approved
October 5, 2009: 2009-10 Assessment Form, report on action items,
discussion on Catalog descriptions for General Education
090909 GenEd Minutes.doc

Approved
September 9, 2009: 2009-10 Assessment Form, preparation
for Oct 16 GenEd presentation to Fac/Admin meeting



2008-2009


090403 GenEd Minutes.doc
Approved
April 3, 2009: 2008-9 assessment results and
Assessment Form; deleting GenEd Outcome A. Skills 3
090213 GenEd Minutes.doc
Approved
Feb 13, 2009: The Story of God context for GenEd curriculum;
Program for Fac-Admin meeting on March 2
090121 GenEd Minutes.doc
Approved
Jan 21, 2009: Computer Literacy and General Education;
recommendation to Academic Council
090114 GenEd Minutes.doc
Approved
Jan 14, 2009: Spring 2009 MAPP assessment;
scoring student speeches
081117 GenEd Minutes.doc
Approved
Nov 17, 2008: 081201 Fac-Admin agenda;
curricular changes for Physics of Sound, ITI 1500, and
Office and Internet Tech
081110 GenEd Minutes.doc
Approved
Nov 10, 2008: collecting student speeches;
pre-testing self-generated religion assessment items;
intended outcomes for 081201 Fac-Admin Meeting on GenEd
081001 GenEd Minutes.doc
Approved
Oct 1, 2008 : Protocol change for administering MAPP;
Review 2008-9 Assessment Form;
prepare capstone course assessment
080910 GenEd Minutes.doc
Approved
Sep 10, 2008: Analysis of 2007-8 assessment;
planning 081201 Fac-Admin Meeting