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All 8 undergraduate colleges have now approved the ACE proposals.

GEAC Finalizes ACE Proposals

On Monday, October 15, 2007 the final versions of the 4 ACE proposals will be submitted to the faculty of the eight undergraduate colleges for review and approval.

ACE Open Forums - September 14 & 17, 2007

Join us from 3:00 - 4:30 in the East Campus Union on September 14 or from 2:30 - 4:00 in the City Campus Union on September 17. See flyer for details.

Fall 2007 GEPT and GEAC Meetings

The full list of all fall 2007 GEPT and GEAC meetings dates and times is now available.

Feedback Sought - May 2007

Please provide GEAC with your feedback by August 20, 2007.

ACE Open Forum - March 26

Join us from 2:00pm to 3:30pm in the Heritage Room in the Nebraska Union. Flyer (PDF). Supporting documents:

GEAC Update

Please view this PDF document to view a summary of discussions and actions taken by GEAC on March 9, 2007.

Colleges approve Proposals 1 & 2

The colleges have approved ACE Proposals 1 and 2.


GEAC has drafted a set of Frequently Asked Questions (PDF) - with answers - to help UNL community members understand Proposals 1 and 2.

Academic Senate Approves Proposals

On December 5, 2006, the Academic Senate approved a motion to endorse Proposals 1 and 2.

Proposals Feedback

GEAC meets on Nov. 10 to consider recent feedback on proposals 1 and 2.

Open Forum: Proposals 1 and 2 for Building a New General Education Program

Friday, October 27:

  • 10:30 - 12:00 pm: Nebraska Union
  • 1:00 - 2:30 pm: East Campus Union

Details | Colleges Encourage Attendance

Virginia Lee Presentation - September 29, 2006

Persons interested in Virginia Lee's presentation Developing Outcomes and Outcomes-Based Program Assessments may read more information about the event.