LAGER Committee Minutes 10/20/16

Final LAGER Committee Minutes 10/20/16 Present:  Lavon, Melanie, Damon, Kyle(chair), Caleb, Drew(rec.) Minutes from 10/6/16 were approved and posted to the MoonRoom site New info from the writing director Cohort of students that place directly into HP is larger than initially thought 60-70 students New curriculum currently requires ENG 102 of all incoming students Discussion … Read more

LAGER Committee Minutes 9-22-16

Final LAGER Committee Minutes 9/22/16   Present: Kyle (chair), Caleb, Suzanne, Melanie, Stephanie, Lavon, Drew (recording)   Minutes from 9/15/16 were approved New Business Chair had meetings with Stephanie Chang, Steve Mencarini Good productive meetings Support from both for what LAGER is developing We have a new rep from CCE, Darla Lee Final draft of … Read more

LAGER Committee Minutes 9-15-16

LAGER Committee Minutes 9/15/16   Present: Kyle (chair), Caleb, Lavon, Melanie, Stephanie, Barb (FYS), Drew (recording), Damon   Minutes from 9/8/16 were approved Old business Feedback from Dept. Chairs meeting Meeting did not happen Barb Boyette Chair posed question as to what aspects are important to a first year experience? Do not eliminate some sort … Read more

LAGER Committee Minutes 9-8-16

Final LAGER Committee Minutes 9/8/16   Present: Kyle(chair), Damon, Melanie, Stephanie, Lavon, Drew (recording)   Minutes from 9/1/16 approved with minor edits Kyle will reach out to both student governments about student representation on the committee Dave Dobson – faculty meeting joined the meeting Clerk’s committee planning on LAGER speaking at Sept. 28 faculty meeting … Read more

LAGER Committee Minutes 9-1-16

Final LAGER Minutes 9/1/16   Present: Kyle(chair), Suzanne, Melanie, Stephanie, Damon, Lavon, Damon, Drew (recording)   Minutes from 8-25-16 were approved with minor edits Clerk of faculty will join LAGER at 9:45pm on 9-8-16 Meeting will begin at 9:30am Debrief from 8-31-16 community meetings Committee needs a unified description of the curriculum Consider further developing … Read more

LAGER Committee Minutes 8-25-16

Final LAGER Committee Minutes 8-25-16   Present: Kyle (chair), Suzanne, Melanie, Drew (recording), Damon, Lavon   Meeting opened at 10:10am with a moment of silence   Discussion of feedback from opening community meeting Feedback was minimal New points of discussion Quantitative Literacy Not a part of the current catalog language How to visualize integrated QL … Read more

LAGER update, August 2016

After returning from the General Education Summer Institute with the American Association of Colleges & Universities (AAC&U), LAGER has been developing materials for the draft general education proposal to share with our community this fall semester. As you will recall, the faculty has committed to a process of completing a curriculum revision no later than … Read more

LAGER Committee Summer Update

LAGER Committee Summer Update   On Saturday, June 4th, seven members of the LAGER Committee and Academic Dean Beth Rushing traveled to Boston University to attend the American Association of Colleges and Universities Institute on General Education and Assessment. During the five days of the institute, the team attended workshops with experts in the many … Read more

LAGER Committee Minutes 3/22/16

LAGER Committee Minutes 3/22/16 Present: Kyle(chair), Lavon, Jennie, Damon (recording), Suzanne, Stephanie, Melanie, Drew, and Dale Regrets:, Caleb Meeting opened with a moment of silence   Minutes of 8 March meeting not yet available; approval deferred until 29 March. Review of past action items The one-page document for the Summer Institute (due end of day … Read more