Core Curriculum Implementation Committee

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Committee Membership

Voting Members:
Member of the MFA; Writing professor from the Dept. of English; Professor from Communication Studies; Mathematics professor from Dept. of Math, Computer Science and Software Engineering; Professor from Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or Physics; Two professors from Counseling/Addiction Studies, Criminal Justice, Economics, Education, Political Science, Psychology or Sociology/Social Work/Human Services; Professor from Religious Studies; Professor from Philosophy; Two Professors from History, Performing Arts or Literature professors from English; Professor from the College of Health Professions; Professor from College of Business Administration 

Non-voting Members:
One Professor from Dental Hygiene; One Ex Oficio administrative member appointed by the Academic Vice President

All term expires ad hoc

Members

Voting Members

MFA Member
Kate Walters, Chairperson, Nursing, College of Health Professions/McAuley School of Nursing 

Writing professor from the Dept. of English
Laurie Britt-Smith, Secretary, English, College of Liberal Arts & Education

Professor from Communication Studies
Vivian Dicks, Co-Chair, Communication Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Education

Mathematics Professor from Dept. of Math, Computer Science and Software Engineering
Jeffe Boats, Math and Computer Science, College of Engineering & Science 

Professor from Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or Physics
James Graves, Biology, College of Engineering & Science

Two professors from Counseling/Addiction Studies, Criminal Justice, Economics, Education, Political Science, Psychology or Sociology/Social Work/Human Services
Bruce Brorby, Economics, College of Liberal Arts & Education
Elizabeth Hill, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts & Education

Professor from Religious Studies
Justin Kelly, SJ, Religious Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Education

Professor from Philosophy
David Koukal, Co-Chair, Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts & Education

Two Professors from History Performing Arts or Literature professors from English
Heather Hill-Vasquez, English, College of Liberal Arts & Education
Melinda Pacha, Performing Arts, College of Liberal Arts & Education

Professor from the College of Health Professions
Suzanne Weathers, Nursing, College of Health Professions/McAuley School of Nursing

Professor from College of Business Administration
Jeanne David, Accounting, College of Business Administration
 

Two non-voting representatives

Professor from Dental Hygiene
Judy Jaeger & Margie Coleman, Periodontics/Hygiene, School of Denistry

Ex Officio Administration Member
Carolyn Rimle, Registrar

Charges of the Core Curriculum Implementation Committee

  • Select a Chair (set meetings, meeting agendas) and Secretary (record and post minutes online)
  • Author a founding document titled “Process for Reviewing Course Satisfaction of Core Learning Outcomes”
  • Request, review and recommend courses for a “Core Curriculum Integrated Outcomes and Courses”
  • Author a document titled “Core Curriculum Integrated Outcomes and Courses Proposal”

Documents

Guidelines for Reviewing a Course For Inclusion in the University Core Curriculum First Edition (PDF)

Core Curriculum Course Submission Form (.Docx)