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Gen. ed recommended changes going to provost

Gen. ed recommended changes going to provost

By Ryan Ocasio | September 4, 2014

Curriculum changes for general education and bachelor’s degree programs may be implemented as soon as fall 2015, as recommendations were presented at Faculty Senate Wednesday.Progressive Learning in Undergraduate Studies, a task force assembled in spring...

Brandi Tibbitts, sophomore environmental studies major, studies for her finals Thursday at Founders Memorial Library.

Gen. eds to change based on feedback

By Rhea Riley | May 5, 2014

After receiving feedback from faculty and students, the PLUS Task Force is looking to make final adjustments to general education.The PLUS Task Force, which was assembled a year ago, is a group of faculty and students working on issues associated with...

Letter to the Editor: Participate in gen. ed plan

By Michael Kolb | April 15, 2014

An editorial cartoon on March 31 depicted students confused about “NIU Plus” and other features of general education reform at NIU. We are delighted that students, and hopefully all constituencies of the of the NIU community, are becoming engaged...

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