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General Education Council

Dr. Mary Ellen Cavitt, Assistant Vice President for Academic Services, Chair

APPLIED ARTS
Dr. Elizabeth Blunk, Associate Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences (2021)
Dr. Michael Supancic, Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice (2021)

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Dr. Diego Vacaflores Rivero, Associate Professor, Finance and Economics (2019)
Dr. Jaymeen Shah, Associate Professor, Computer Information Systems and Quantitative Methods (2020)

EDUCATION
Dr. Gail Dickinson, Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (2019)
Dr. Michelle Hamilton, Professor, Health and Human Performance (2020)

FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION
Ms. Kristen Farris, Senior Lecturer, Communication Studies (2019)
Mr. Bill Peeler, Professor, Theatre and Dance (2019)

HEALTH PROFESSIONS
Dr. David Falleur, Associate Professor, Clinical Laboratory Science (2021)
Dr. Eileen Morrison, Professor, Health Administration (2021)

LIBERAL ARTS
Dr. Ted Hindson, Associate Professor, Political Science (2020)
Dr. Nancy Wilson, Associate Professor, English (2020)

SCIENCE
Dr. Sharon Gronberg, Senior Lecturer, Mathematics (2019)
Dr. Harold Stern, Professor, Engineering (2019)

CHAIR REPRESENTATIVES
Dr. Beth Erhart, Chair, Anthropology (2021)
Dr. Craig Hanks, Chair-Professor, Philosophy (2020)

Ex Officio:
Ms. Jaimie Haider, Advising Representative, University College

Student Members: 
Mr. Matthew Gonzales, Representative (R)
Ms. Desereah Tolbert, Representative (R)

Function:
Provides a mechanism for ongoing discussion about the content and policies for this university-wide body of instruction and how to help Texas State students achieve the intellectual skills and knowledge that will prepare them for private, public, and professional lives.  Considers major (substantive) curriculum and/or policy recommendations, e.g., changes of the structure or redefining the primary components with the essential skills, disciplinary perspectives, integrative courses, and other General Education requirements as defined in the catalog.  Also considers minor (non-substantive) recommendations, e.g., specific courses within the general areas outlined previously.  Advises the Assistant Vice President for Academic Services on all these matters.