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Charge: The General Education Council is charged with the review and recommendation of changes to General Education policy, ongoing review and maintenance of the General Education Program goals and outcomes, assessment of student achievement of those goals and outcomes, oversight of the Program requirements, and the approval of requests for General Education designations. The Council shall establish an effective structure for certification, re-certification, and assessment that may include the establishment and oversight of ad hoc committees or the involvement of faculty consultants, as needed.

Membership: Voting members of the General Faculty elected from the electoral divisions—six (6) from the College of Arts and Sciences, and one (1) from each of the other electoral divisions–plus one (1) Senator appointed by the Chair of the Senate. Nonvoting members may be appointed by the Provost as requested by the Committee.

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