General Education

The General Education (GE) Committee reviews and recommends established departmental courses for inclusion in the SUNY Cortland General Education Program. Proposals are submitted using Curriculog and will be routed via the approval process to the GE Committee.  If recommended, the proposal will be forwarded to the Provost for campus approval. In the case of the SUNY GE categories 1-10, final approval is granted by SUNY System.

For materials required for review, please refer to the links below:


Assessment Materials

GE Proposal for discussion and vote at the April 8, 2014 Faculty Senate meeting.

General Education Committee

2016-17 Membership and Area(s) Represented

  • Cunningham, Stephen - Institutional Research & Analysis Designee, ex officio
  • Czirr, Lisa - Library
  • Manaseri, Christopher - Academic At Large
  • Mattingly, Bruce - Dean, Arts and Sciences Designee, ex-officio
  • McCarthy, Erin- Student Representative
  • McNamara, Jenn, Chair - Fine Arts/Humanities
  • Sheets, Kevin - Social/Behavioral Sciences
  • Rossi, Frank- Math/Science
  • Smukler, David* - Education
  • Stone, Kim- Academic At Large
  • Thomas, Abby - Professional Staff
  • Van Der Karr, Carol - Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, Provost Designee, ex-officio
  • Young, Anderson - Professional Studies

  *  Filling in for Susan Stratton 2016-17

GE Meetings


2015-16 Minutes

2014-2015 Minutes

2013-2014 Minutes

Fall 2012

Spring 2013

GE Committee Minutes 2011-12

Minutes Archive