Office of the Provost

General Education Committee

Committee Charge

Scope

GEC is responsible for providing quality and oversight of all of the General Education courses offered at SUU, and it is expected to ensure compliance with state-mandated policies on General Education and alignment with SUU’s strategic and academic plans.

GEC Responsibilities*

  1. Work with faculty, staff, and students to ensure SUU offers and maintains a comprehensive, assessable, and dynamic general education program that meets the agreed upon institutional learning outcomes and goals.
  2. Develop and coordinate the GEC’s operation in cooperation with the University Undergraduate Curriculum Committee (UUCC)
  3. Provide oversight of the General Education courses offered at SUU.
  4. Work with the Center of Excellence for Teaching and Learning (CETL) to help support faculty teaching effectiveness in general education courses.

*See SUU Policy 6.8.3 for details

Committee Members

Name Representing Voting Member
James Sage Chair, Provost's office Only if Tie
John Allred Registrar No
***** SUUSA Representative No
Madalyn Swanson Academic Advising No
Daniel Eves Faculty Senate Rep No
Cynthia Kimball Davis Graduate & Online School No
Johnny MacLean Academic Affairs No
Lindsay Fullerton School of Integrative & Engaged Learning Yes
Anne Diekema Library Yes
***** School of Business Yes
Michael Ostrowsky & John Belk College of Humanities & Social Sciences Yes
John Meisner College of Education & Human Development Yes
Emma Schafer & Jon Karpel College of Science & Engineering Yes
Krystal McCoy College of Performing & Visual Arts Yes

Committee Meetings 2017-1

2017-18 Agendas Minutes
September 18, 2017    
October 16, 2017    
November 13, 2017    
December 11, 2017    
January 22, 2017    
February 26, 2017    
March 26, 2017    
April 23, 2017    
May 14, 2017 (tentative)    


Archived Minutes

2015-16 Minutes
2014-15 Minutes
2013-14 Minutes
2012-13 Minutes
2011-12 Minutes