The meeting was called to order by Chair Senger at 8:00 a.m. Thursday February 26, 2009 room 126 Wing.

 

Members present:  Senger, Sudhakaran, Seebach, Gendreau, Czerwinski, Yu, Kastantin, Glass.

Provost Kathleen Enz Finken met with the committee. 

Senger summarized the committee charge specifically as relates to making recommendations on on-line education courses.

Provost mentioned some points that are being considered on campus:

How often our students take on-line course originating from another institution.

That gen ed courses currently represent the majority of on-line courses taken by our students and offered from our campus.

The 3rd summer session is being underutilized and the specific reasons are not known.

Reiterated the reasoning supposed for our students to enroll in on-line courses originating from other institutions:  cost, easy credits, convenience.

 

Meeting adjourned at approximately 8:50.

Next meeting scheduled for 8:50 a.m. Thursday March 5, 2009 room 126 Wing

Respectfully submitted by

Joseph T. Kastantin, Secretary