Subcommittee on Core Curriculum Minutes 2015-04-10


A. Kay Anderson

Recorder Email: 
Meeting Date: 
Friday, April 10, 2015
Date of Next Meeting: 
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 1:00pm
Location of Next Meeting: 

A&S 2-51

Subcommittee on the Core Curriculum
Minutes Text: 

Call to Order

The meeting was called to order by Julia Metzker at 1:00 p.m. in Arts & Sciences 2-51.


Voting Members Present: Nancy Beasley, Roberta Gorham, Mary Magoulick, Julia Metzker, Patrick Simmons, Amy Sumpter, Sheryl Winn, Dana Wood
Absent: Ruth Carter
Regrets: Cara Meade, Joe Mocnik, Brandon Samples
Non-Voting Member Present: Kay Anderson


The agenda was approved as distributed.


The minutes from the April 3rd meeting and today’s meeting will be approved next week.

Information Item

ENSC 1050 Sustainability and World Population, which was approved on campus last year for as Area D Non-Science non-laboratory course, was not approved by the system General Education committee for the second time. The committee submitted feedback questioning the extent to which the course addressed scientific principles. Cara will continue to work with Biology and Environmental Sciences to determine if we will submit the course for an additional review.

Action Item

GC2y 2000: Reinterpreting Our Experiences of the World: Cultural Productions into Visual Arts as an Area B2 Section
On the recommendation from the review committee, this section was approved with a vote of 8-0-0.

Next Meeting

The committee’s next meeting will be Friday, April 17, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. in Arts & Sciences 2-51.


The committee adjourned at 1:22 p.m.

Action Items: 
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