Faculty members at St. Edward’s University approved the proposed general education framework today in a vote of 131 Yes, 13 No, and 5 voting abstentions. 88% of those voting approved the framework. On the decision of the Faculty Senate, the vote was assigned to the Collegium (consisting of full time faculty and adjunct faculty teaching at least 2 courses in this semester) and conducted electronically. Failure to vote was considered an abstention.
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The model presented represents a framework for curriculum development that will entail multiple checkpoints and approval processes, such as Curriculum Committee, Academic Council, and Board of Trustees, before Fall 2018 implementation.