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Archive for 2013

Pathways Update: Fall 2013

October 23, 2013 | Featured

CUNY’s Pathways initiative is in full effect this fall, as required by the resolution passed by the CUNY Board of Trustees in June 2011. Pathways ensures that students transferring among CUNY campuses will not lose general education, major, or elective credits.

CUNY-wide Common Core Course Review Committee Update

September 18, 2013 | Featured

CCCRC membership for 2013-14.

Pathways Update: Message from Executive Vice Chancellor and University Provost Alexandra W. Logue

June 5, 2013 | Featured

We are completely on track for full implementation of Pathways this fall, as required by the June 2011 Board of Trustees resolution.

New Committee Established to Determine Gateway Courses into the Computer Science Major

May 10, 2013 | Featured

In spring 2013, a new committee was created to determine the first three to six courses that lead into the major in computer science.

Final Gateway Course Recommendations for the Political Science Major

May 10, 2013 | Featured

Final recommendations on gateway courses for the political science major.

CUNY-wide Common Core Course Review Committee Update

April 12, 2013 | Featured

The committee, which continues to be chaired by Professor Philip Kasinitz, has been reconstituted for the remainder of the spring semester. In its current format, the committee will divide into three subcommittees, each of which will have its own chair and will be composed of tenured faculty.

Pathways FAQs

April 8, 2013 | Featured

Questions and answers regarding Pathways General Education Requirements at CUNY (April 2013)

Support for Pathways

March 20, 2013 | Featured

Prominent academics speak out on Pathways.

Approved Common Core Courses

March 11, 2013 | Featured

An initial list of Common Core courses that have been submitted by CUNY’s undergraduate colleges and approved for inclusion in the Common Core for CUNY undergraduates is now available.

Update on Gateway Courses Into Largest Transfer Majors

February 13, 2013 | Featured

Consistent with practices established by the Board of Trustees resolution of June 27, 2011, faculty committees have continued to meet to establish the first three to six courses that lead into the largest transfer majors at CUNY.