February 25, 2010

Liberal Studies Committee Minutes

3:30 p.m.
Stabley 101

Present: Y. Asamoah, M. Hildebrandt, K. McKee, D. Pistole, F. Slack, T. Wacker, G. Wilson, C. Zoni
Excused: M. Taddie

1. Approve minutes of 18 February 2010 meeting - McKee/Zoni motion: unanimous.

2. Wilson/Asamoah motion to approve the revised criteria for Oral and Technical Communication based on comments from the senate meeting. Passed, 8/0/0.

3. Wilson/Zoni motion to approve the revision to delete the statement of “50% of the grade must be based on …” in the required course content in all of the courses (where found) in the across the curriculum category. Passed 8/0/0.

4. The First Year Seminar was revisited and a Wilson/Wacker motion was made to approve the revised FYS. Passed 8/0/0.

5. FYS - the committee continued to discuss the issues of the prefix - LBST or departmental for FYS.

Motion to adjourn: Wilson/Asamoah - Passed Unanimous.

The meeting adjourned at 5:00 pm.