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Students, faculty push for revised general education requirements

Students, faculty push for revised general education requirements

By Samantha Jones Toal

February 4, 2016

Some students at the University want to ensure their fellow classmates graduate with a better understanding of minorities and non-western experiences.Currently, each student must take a Western/Comparative Culture(s) course, and either a Non-Western or U.S. Minority course. A proposed resolution would require undergradua...

Students, professors push for addition of U.S. minority education requirement

By Vivienne Henning

January 25, 2016

The Committee on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) met with the Educational Policy committee of the Academic Senate on Monday to discuss how a U.S. minority education requirement would be integrated into students’ curriculums.JTStaff and student representatives from campus minority organizations also joined CORE ...