November 4, 1998: Second vote by faculty on
Requirements . In addition,Tom Haskell has
prepared a Resolution
of Understanding that he plans to offer to
the faculty which the committee believes is in accord with its
intentions and expectations regarding implementation.
November 1, 1998 Additional
information about implementation of the
Language Competency Requirements
October 13, 1998 Understandings and Recommendations for Implementing the Proposed University-wide Curricular Changes
October 12, 1998 Revised Report on University-Wide Requirements originally published in the Rice News (4/28/98)
September 9, 1998: University-Wide Requirements were amended and adopted by the faculty on a first vote
Materials prepared for Faculty Meeting September 9, 1998:
Letter to Faculty
Summary of the Process by which the proposal has come into being and observations about main components
Brief version of University-Wide Requirements and Language Competency Requirements
Revised Ways of Knowing Descriptions
Frequently (or occasionally) asked questions about the proposed curriculum changes -- September 1 1998
More information on the Basic Physical Education Instructional Program prepared July 6, 1998 for the ad hoc Curriculum Review Committee by Dale Spence.
Minutes from Faculty Meeting on Wednesday, April 29, from 2:30-4pm in 301 Sewall Hall.
Neal Lane's observations on the need for connections among "ways of knowing" presented on Wednesday, April 29, at 4pm at the Baker Institute
Report on University-Wide Requirements as published in the Rice News (4/28/98) for consideration at a special faculty meeting which was held on Wednesday, April 29, from 2:30-4pm in 301 Sewall Hall.
April 1998 Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching Report
Spring 1998 Faculty Meeting Schedule
Spring 1998 Student Meeting Schedule
February 1998 Summary of Preliminary Proposal
February 1998 Preliminary Proposal to Faculty for Discussion
Notes for Preliminary Report on Curricular Revision February 1998
Spring 1997 Faculty Meeting Summaries
December 1997 Evolving Executive Summary of Preliminary Report
Letter to Alumni in OWLMANAC Fall 1997
Questionnaire for Alumni in OWLMANAC Fall 1997
1997 Spring Faculty Meeting Schedule
Letter to Faculty March 12, 1997
Links to Other Universities
We wish to encourage many opportunities for campus-wide discussion on this important issue and to that end we suggest that you visit a website setup by colleagues who are apprehensive about what they fear our committee will ultimately recommend at http://www.cs.rice.edu/CS/Concerned/.
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