Sixteen faculty members representing various campuses, colleges, and General Education areas at Penn State, have been named General Education Faculty Fellows. The General Education Faculty Fellows Program is a new initiative of the recently created Office for General Education.
The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences faculty voted Thursday afternoon on amendments to the School’s general education requirements.
The petition formed in April through ECOalition, a council of representatives from many different environment-minded clubs on campus who seek to push for sustainability initiatives.
The College of Arts and Sciences will begin making major changes to UNC’s general education requirements in the next few months — but the changes aren’t expected to take effect until 2019.
A nonprofit college watchdog found that Rutgers Universities’ core requirements fail to teach students important lessons in literature, foreign languages, mathematics, history, government and economics classes.
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Source: Why general education matters
I have taught college biology courses for 40 years. For most of those years, I asked to teach general-education biology courses. These fulfill graduation requirements for our “non-major” students, a phrase I avoid because it emphasizes the difference between my students and the scientific perspective I try to teach.
The biggest curriculum overhaul UB has seen in decades is now inplace with the start of the fall semester and the launch of UBCurriculum, the university’s revised general educationprogram.