Academic News

Common Core Guidelines Distributed

January 30, 2012 | Featured

As the University proceeds with implementation of the Common Core and College Option general education courses, various questions are being raised about specific aspects of the implementation. To address these questions, the central Office of Academic Affairs has developed the attached set of guidelines, which will be expanded as we move further into the implementation process.

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

January 11, 2012 | Featured

Reprinted from the January-February 2012 issue of “Academically Speaking.”

January-February Issue of “Academically Speaking”

January 11, 2012 | Featured

A bimonthly newsletter from the central Office of Academic Affairs.

Pathways Update from Executive Vice Chancellor Alexandra W. Logue

January 3, 2012 | Featured

Since the Board of Trustees Committee on Academic Policy, Programs, and Research (CAPPR) will not be meeting in January, Executive Vice Chancellor Alexandra W. Logue has provided its members with an update concerning the Pathways initiative.

A Message from the Chancellor: Pathways to Degree Completion Common Core Structure

December 12, 2011 | Featured

“On December 1, 2011, the Pathways Task Force submitted to me its recommendation regarding the structure of the 30-credit common core, as required by the Board of Trustees resolution of June 27, 2011.”

Updates from CUNY Pathways Transfer Majors Committees

December 12, 2011 | Featured

The latest updates from the faculty committees charged with establishing the first three to six courses that lead into the largest transfer majors at CUNY.

CUNY Pathways Task Force Issues Recommendations

December 1, 2011 | Featured

In keeping with the resolution approved by the Board of Trustees of The City University of New York on June 27, 2011, the CUNY Pathways Task Force has delivered its recommendations.

A Message From General Counsel Regarding the Pathways Project, Faculty Authority, and Academic Policy

November 18, 2011 | Featured

On November 3, 2011, CUNY General Counsel and Senior Vice Chancellor for Legal Affairs Frederick P. Schaffer issued a message regarding the Pathways Project, faculty authority, and academic policy.

Colleges Respond to Proposed Common Core Structure

November 17, 2011 | Featured

The CUNY Pathways Task Force is currently reviewing all of the coordinated campuses responses that have been received addressing the proposed Common Core structure.

CUNY Officials Testify on the Impact of Remediation

November 15, 2011 | Featured

On October 24, 2011, the New York City Council Committee on Higher Education held an oversight hearing, “Evaluating the Impact of College Remediation at Community Colleges and Other Postsecondary Institutions.”