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GCP Committee Seeks Fall 2020 Proposal For Global Cornerstone Seminar

November 14, 2019

The Global Citizenship Committee is seeking Fall 2020 seminar proposals for incoming, first-time, traditional-age students. The Global Cornerstone Seminar (GLBC 1200, a renamed FRSH 1200, pending Curriculum Committee approval) is the first course in the GCP of undergraduate general education. The seminars provide students with an interdisciplinary academic experience. These seminars emphasize the skills of integrative learning, critical thinking, written and oral communication.

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Call for Director of First Year Seminars

October 17, 2018

The Global Citizenship Program Committee is seeking applicants for the Director of First Year Seminars. This will be a 3-year term position starting in May, 2019. Applicants should be familiar with the First Year Seminar program, have experience teaching first year students and be a full-time faculty member with tenure or FDL status.

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Online courses

GCP First Year Seminar Substitute Course for Transfers, Online Students

April 04, 2017

An eight-week online course, "GLBC 1210: W1: Gateway Seminar to the Global Citizenship Program in Online Environments," has been developed to address the same core skills that are components of the First Year Seminar Program. This seminar is not an option for on-campus, first semester, first year students, but will meet degree requirements for transfer students, fully online undergraduate students, and undergraduates who did not pass their First Year Seminar course.

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