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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 will be implemented for the first time in spring 2015.

The General Education Committee members for 2014-15 are:

Mary Ann Erickson, Gerontology (SS '16)*
David Gondek, Biology (NS, '15)
Christopher Matusiak, English (HU, '15)
Cyndy Scheibe, Psychology  (At Large, ’15)*
Sarah Sutton, Art (At Large, ’16)
Paul Wilson, Art History  (FA, ’16)
Stacia Zabusky, Associate Dean, H&S, ex officio

*Co-Chairs for 2014-15

The General Education Designation Subcommittee members for 2014-15 are:

Mary Ann Erickson (chair)
David Gondek
Paul Wilson


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