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H&S General Education Committee

The H&S General Education Committee, established in fall 2011, is the faculty committee responsible for oversight of the current General Education program in H&S, including: review of general education designation requests submitted by departments for Ithaca College courses; review of petitions for general education credit submitted by students for courses taken at other institutions; and assessment of the program. (Note that designations for the new Core Curriculum are handled by the Committee on College-wide Requirements, or CCR.)

The committee is also responsible, in coordination with the H&S Curriculum Committee, for overseeing the development and implementation of the new integrative core curriculum in H&S, specifically the Complementary Liberal Arts component of the ICC. In spring 2012, H&S faculty approved a school-wide curricular structure for H&S students to satisfy this component of the Core curriculum. The General Education Committee also developed and has responsibility for coordinating the H&S ICC Capstone course (IISP 49800), which was implemented for the first time in spring 2015.

The General Education Committee members for 2016-17 are:

David Gondek, Biology (NS, '17)
Christopher Matusiak, English (HU, '17)
Teresa Moore, Mathematics (At Large '18)
Cyndy Scheibe, Psychology  (SS, ’18)
Sarah Sutton, Art (At Large, ’18)
Paul Wilson, Art History  (FA, ’17)
Stacia Zabusky, Associate Dean, H&S, ex officio

Chairs for 2016-17 are TBD.

The General Education Designation Subcommittee will continue to review student petitions for designations, but will no longer consider course designation petitions. Members of the sub-committee for 2016-17 are TBD.


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