Millersville University, Faculty Senate
Attachment #2
Faculty Senate Minutes
January 30, 2007

Millersville Unviersity
General Education Timeline (Rev. 1/30/07)

Fall 1988 Major Gen Ed revision implemented
Fall 1997 Modification of Gen Ed Requirements as result of Task Force on General Education Curriculum and Its Resources
May 1999 Revised Gen Ed Objectives approved by Faculty Senate #
Fall 2001 FYE Undecided Program begins
November 2002 Faculty Senate creates Gen Ed Task Force (GETF)
Fall 2003 Initial round of GETF Focus Group meetings #
Fall 2003 Elimination of G4 Gen Ed Elective becomes effective
Spring 2004 Second round of GETF Focus Group meetings #
April 2004 External Reviewer (Steve Briggs) visits (Program Review) #
January 2005 Final recommendations of GETF to Faculty Senate #
Spring 2005 Third round of GETF Focus Group meetings #
Spring 2005 LCSI Resource Faculty visit MU
Fall 2005 Phase 1 of First-Year Learning Communities Initiative (UNIV 179)
November 2005 First Special Senate Meeting on Gen Ed Reform #
February 2006 Gen Ed Reform Survey Voting by Departments #
April 2006 Second Special Senate Meeting on Gen Ed Reform #
Fall 2006 Phase 2 of First-Year Learning Communities Initiative
October 2006 Third Special Senate Meeting on Gen Ed Reform #
January 2007 Presentation of Final GERC Proposal for Gen Ed Reform #
Spring 2007 Senate & Faculty Votes on Gen Ed Reform
Fall 2007 Phase 3 of First-Year Learning Communities Initiative
Fall 2008 Proposed Implementation of Revised Gen Ed Curriculum

Note: # → Supporting document(s) available at Gen Ed website (muweb.millersville.edu)


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