Meeting of the Faculty Senate

                   General Education Committee

                          325 Main Hall

                          March 1, 2010



Meeting convened at 3:35pm, Galbraith presiding


Attending: Michael Current, Anne Galbraith, Tom Gendreau,

 Jean Hindson, James Pierce, Tom Pribek, Robert Ragan, Gerald Iguchi


Excused: Don Sloan, Riley Moore


Guests & Consultants: Chris Bakkum, Amelia Dittman, Bob Hoar,

 Tim Walls



M/S/P, minutes of 2/15/10; voice voice, unanimous


Charge to GEAC, including responses to GEAC questions/recommendations

 - add suggestion to work with new Assessment Co-ordinator in

   developing process beyond tenure of GEAC

 - recommend dept.s "refine" tools, rather than change,if affected by

   revised SLOs

 - unresolved conflicts in approving tools can be sent to GEC

 - GEC "will solicit feedback in some form" for assessment

 - text send to GEAC for its review before GEC approval;

   GEC is "generally agreed" to present form of document


Grant funding for assessment development "may not be here," in fact,

 according to vice chancellor


Adjourned at 4:30pm,

Notes compiled by Pribek