The Mellon Center

Curriculum Council

The Associate Dean is responsible for the publication of the Curriculum Council Handbook that CC produces annually. The handbook, available online, describes procedures for submitting course proposals, new majors, minors, and concentrations, as well as procedures for General Education course approval and course development information.

CC Members for the 2020-21 Academic Year

20-21 CC Calendar of Deadlines

Including Curriculum Council (CC), General Education
Late proposals will not be accepted

8/28/20 Deadline for changes to be included in the Spring Semester and May Term  Program of Classes . This is the last opportunity for consideration by the faculty at the October Faculty Meeting.
9/28/20 Deadline for submission of course fee requests to the Mellon Center for Spring and May Term 2021.
11/13/20 Deadline for submission of new or significantly revised majors, minors, or concentrations. 

2/5/21  

Deadline for submission of requests for inclusion in the Fall 2021 printed  Program of Classes . Note: Requests approved after the  Program  is posted may still be included on the web-based list of courses for Fall 2021. 

2/5/21 

Departmental commitment to the Associate Dean of Curricular and Faculty Development of faculty resources to teach Gateway Colloquia (for the next academic year). 

2/12/21

Deadline for submission of requests to CC for faculty action in the current academic year. If CC receives proposals after this date, it may need to postpone consideration until the following academic year. 

11/19/21

Deadline for submission of course fee requests to the Mellon Center for Fall 2021 registration.

4/2/21

Deadline for submission to the Associate Dean of Curricular and Faculty Development of final Gateway Colloquium course descriptions for the for the next academic year. 

Dave Marvin, Chair
Stephanie Davis-Kahl, Vice-Chair
Lydia Bertschi
Amy Coles
Carmela Ferradans
Adriana Ponce
Aaron Shoults-Wilson

Curriculum Council Forms:

CC Minutes Browse  or search Curriculum Council meeting minutes stored in Digital Commons @ IWU

 Course Catalog 

New Curriculum Council Structure (Approved April 2014)

Curriculum Council Procedures (Approved April 2014) 

GENERAL EDUCATION-RELATED DOCUMENTS
General Education Direct Assessment Five-Year Rotation Calendar (Approved Fall 2013)
General Education Direct Assessment Plan  (Approved Fall 2013) 
Student Learning Assessment 

GATEWAY-RELATED DOCUMENTS 
2014 Curriculum Council Gateway Proposal (Approved April 2014), click here 
2014 Curriculum Council Gateway Staffing Proposal
Gateway Related Historical Documentation, click here