University General Education Committee on 09/10/2021

University General Education Committee on 09/10/2021 at 9:00-10:30 a.m.

Meeting will take place at 52 Bascom

1. Welcome and Introductions
2. Background and Useful Links for UW-Madison General Education:
a. General Education Website (administrative information, history, reports): https://gened.wisc.edu/
b. Guide (information for students): https://guide.wisc.edu/undergraduate/#requirementsforundergraduatestudytext
c. Current UGEC Operating Procedures (Meetings; Member roles for term members, ex officio members, and liaisons; standing and ad hoc subcommittees): in Box
3. Approval of notes, UGEC meeting April 10, 2020
4. Announcements and Updates
a. Reminder sent memos to departments and faculty (in Box, “Reminder Memos”)
b. Communication B Course Instructor Training
c. Go Big Read – https://gobigread.wisc.edu/
d. Invitation to attend Fall Ethnic Studies Faculty Meeting – October 8, 8:30-10:00 (no regular UGEC meeting in October)
5. Brief Updates: Fall 2021
a. Return to Campus
b. UWEPT Retest Policy
c. Center for Teaching, Learning, and Mentoring
d. Ethnic Studies Subcommittee and ESR TA training
6. Action Item: Updated UGEC Operating Procedures
7. UGEC Annual Report, 2020-21
In compliance with ss. 19.81 Wis. Stats. and with the 1974 Federal Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), portions of this meeting may be closed to the public, to prevent release of student record information without prior written authorization from the student or students involved.

Open to the public