Meeting records, as well as material and ideas generated, read and shared by the Taskforce, are linked below as PDF files.

GE Taskforce Meeting Records

June 27, 2006 (Steering Comm)

July 13, 2006 (Steering Comm)

August 8, 2006 (Steering Comm)

August 17, 2006 (Retreat Information Packet)

September 7, 2006

September 22, 2006

October 6, 2006

October 20, 2006 (Retreat)

November 3, 2006

November 17, 2006

December 1. 2006

December 8, 2006

January 9, 2007

January 26, 2007

February 8, 2007

February 23, 2007

March 9, 2007

March 23, 2007

April 13, 2007

April 20, 2007

May 4, 2007

Proposals to the Taskforce Please note: Proposals and committee reports were presented in meetings (recorded above) and often the recommendations were modified by the Task force through our usual voting practice.

Proposal for Refining Goals (Plan A and Plan B), Draft 3

Freshman Experience Proposal and Revised Freshman Experience Proposal

Common Experience Proposal

Senior Seminar Proposal and Capstone Proposal

Communication Proposal

Social-Cultural Diversity Proposal

Information Literacy Proposal

Quantitative Reasoning Recommendations, Quantitative Reasoning Final Proposal and MAA QR Guidelines

Quantitative Reasoning Prerequisite

Ethical Reasoning Proposal

Aesthetic Engagement Proposal

Civic Engagement Proposal and GE Citizenship Proposal

Breadth Goal: Proposal A and Proposal B

Other Material

Greater Expectations: A New Vision for Learning as a Nation Goes to College

1994 UND Report on Diversity

Bush General Education Longitudinal Study

General Education Outcomes Scoring Session Report

General Education Transcript Analysis Report

Existing iterations of UND's GE Goals

Comparison of GE Goals Nationally

Combined Report on “Best Gen Ed Programs” and “Programs in the NDUS System and at Peer Institutions”

Peer Institution Report 2

LEAP initiative: "Making the Case for Liberal Education" and "Communicating Commitment to Liberal Education"

Assessment at SIU

Articles on GE from the Chronicle of Higher Education: "Has Harvard Lost Its Way?," "To Understand a Culture, Learns its Language," and "The Foreign Language Challenge"

Department Liaison Sub Committee: outline for visits , departments visited , summary , second round visit outline , memo to departments on audits

Information on Quantitative Reasoning

Communications Sub Committee Report

Freshman Experience Sub Committee Report , Freshman Experience Sub Committee Report 2

Diversity Sub Committee Report