University General Education Committee meeting on Friday, 03/12/2021

University General Education Committee meeting on Friday, 03/12/2021 at 9:00 – 10:30 am

Meeting will take place remotely. Zoom: https://uwmadison.zoom.us/j/96005476884?pwd=L0VDV3hpUHNTakpPUGpTVXpuWEJGQT09

Dial by your location: +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)

Meeting ID: 960 0547 6884

Passcode: 668924

Agenda

  1. Welcome new members
  2. Approval of notes, December 11, 2020
  3. Announcements and Updates
    1. Liberal Arts Essay Contest
    2. General Education Website Updates, Guide Updates
    3. Communication B and Inclusive Language
    4. Credit Evaluation Services/Transfer Credit Evaluation
    5. Other updates
  1. For Discussion
    1. Vice Provost Teaching & Learning:
      1. Academic Policy Taskforce
      2. Proposed Center for Teaching & Learning
    2. Ethnic Studies Requirement
      1. Continuing the discussion regarding increasing the requirement
      2. ASM correspondence
    3. “Re-branding” the General Education Requirements (scroll down to GER)
      1. Benchmarking – how do we talk about GER? (Learning Outcomes)
  1. Future Agenda Item:
    1. Policy Change: Retaking the UW English Placement Test

 

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