Academic News

Archive for 2012

A Message on the Pathways Initiative from the Executive Vice Chancellor and University Provost

November 29, 2012 | Featured

This initiative will increase the quality of education for CUNY undergraduates, propelling more of them to advanced studies.

Pathways for CUNY’s Largest Transfer Majors

August 6, 2012 | Featured

An update from Executive Vice Chancellor Alexandra W. Logue

Information on the STEM Variant and the College Option

July 6, 2012 | Featured

STEM variant and College Option policy updates.

Letter from EVC Logue to CUNY Trustees Regarding Pathways

June 27, 2012 | Featured

One year after the Board of Trustees approved the resolution that established the Pathways initiative, Executive Vice Chancellor and University Provost Alexandra W. Logue summarizes the project’s history and progress.

Memorandum to CUNY Chief Academic Officers Regarding Pathways Waivers for STEM Courses

June 11, 2012 | Featured

“There has been some confusion about policies regarding waivers for STEM courses in the Pathways Common Core, and there has also been some inconsistency in the policies themselves, as has been pointed out by representatives from several colleges. This memo clarifies these policies.”

New Transfer Committees Established

May 7, 2012 | Featured

Information on four committees created to determine the first three to six courses that lead into the majors in economics, engineering, political science, and sociology.

Pathways Implementation Procedures

May 3, 2012 | Featured

A letter from Executive Vice Chancellor Logue providing policy statements to guide Pathways implementation procedures.

Six Questions and Answers Regarding Pathways

April 25, 2012 | Featured

Information about the Pathways project.

Science and Pathways: A Message from Executive Vice Chancellor Logue

April 16, 2012 | Featured

This message clarifies several matters concerning science and Pathways. Included are a description of an important waiver opportunity plus information about a number of matters that have been repeatedly misunderstood in public discussions.

Updated FAQs for CUNY Students

April 16, 2012 | Featured

Student-focused information on the Pathways Initiative.