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NIU General Education and Integrative Learning Symposium

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Holmes Student Center, Capital Room 600 Lucinda Ave

Organized by the General Education Visioning Task Force and the Division of Academic Affairs, this symposium will roll out a set of ideas for public discussion regarding general education and baccalaureate curricular reform deemed essential for improving educational quality and enhancing NIU’s mission of student success. Join the NIU community for the Task Force Roundtable Discussion and the keynote presentation entitled “Why General Education?” by Dr. Thomas Steen of the University of North Dakota, Director of Essential Studies, an award-winning program in General Education (see photo).

Event Type

Workshops, Academic, Special Events, Speakers


General Education, Academic Affairs




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Jim Wilson

Jim Wilson left a positive review 1/28/2014

Very informative and interesting. A little crowded for me however.

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