†††† Present: John
Courtright, Joseph Di Martile, Louis Hirsh, Amy Johnson, Thomas Leitch, David
Marshall, Charles Pavitt.
†††† The meeting was
called to order at . After waiving a reading of the minutes from the last
meeting, the Committee devoted the entire meeting to a wide-ranging discussion
of the General Education Committee report of October 20, 2003. Topics included whether the Committee
would endorse the goals set forth for general education, whether it would
endorse the specific programsóLIFE, Pathways, departmental capstone courses for
majors, and service-based learningóreviewed by the report, and what status it
would recommend for the General Education Committee in the immediate future.
Committee members agreed to review available evaluations and other supporting
documentation for the specific programs before discussing more specific