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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.

Update from the Executive Vice Chancellor and University Provost

January 28, 2013 | Featured

The enormous progress that we have made is due to the extremely hard work of literally many hundreds of people, especially faculty.

CUNY-Wide Common Core Course Review Committee

January 1, 2013 | Featured

According to the resolution passed by the Board of Trustees of The City University of New York on June 27, 2011, the University Office of Academic Affairs (OAA), working with the colleges, “will facilitate the expeditious review and approval of all courses proposed for the Common Core with the assistance of a CUNY-wide committee, appointed […]

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