GenEd Life Sciences Panel Agenda


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Illinois Board of Higher Education
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Illinois Community College Board
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Agenda for GenEd Life Sciences Panel Meeting
Illinois State University's Alumni Center, Normal, IL, Rm 119 Friday, November 3, 2017 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Attendees: Malinda Aiello (Illinois Board of Higher Education) ,Ashley Becker (Illinois Community College Board) ,Deb Bielser (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) ,Emily Buhnerkempe (Illinois Community College Board) ,Gary Bulla (Eastern Illinois University) ,Diana Coffman (Lincoln Land Community College) ,Susan Czerwinski (Lewis & Clark Community College) ,Lauren Denofrio-Corrales (Heartland Community College) ,Tracey Dosch (Waubonsee Community College) ,Craig Flowers (Kennedy-King College (CCC)) ,Wendy Howerter (Lincoln Land Community College) ,Krista Jackson (iTransfer System ) ,Theresa Kong (Harper College) ,Carey Krajewski (Southern Illinois University Carbondale) ,Bryan Krall (Parkland College) ,Kristen Larson (Kankakee Community College) ,Cathryn Lass (Black Hawk College) ,Janice Leuchtenberg (iTransfer System ) ,Kelly McConnaughay (Bradley University) ,Melissa Michael (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) ,Ian Nicolaides (Shawnee Community College) ,Alan Nowicki (Highland Community College) ,Ikemefuna Nwosu (Lake Land College) ,Megan Pease (Rock Valley College) ,Sedonia Sipes (Southern Illinois University Carbondale) ,Rob Smith (McHenry County College) ,Richard Stillwell (iTransfer System ) ,Dustin Tarter (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)


1. Introductions & Technology, Welcome New Members

Co-Chairs:  Tracey Dosch (Waubonsee Community College), Kelly McConnaughay (Bradley University)

            New Members:

                        Theresa Kong – Harper College

                        Craig Flowers – Kennedy-King College

                        Megan Pease – Rock Valley College

                        Ikemefuna (Ike) Nwosu – Lake Land College

                        Diana Coffman – Lincoln Land Community College

                        Jonathan Cohen – Kankakee Community College

                        Cathryn Lass – Black Hawk College (TC)

                        Wendy Howerter – Lincoln Land Community College (CAO)


2. Training, Orientation & Updates


3. Course Review

New Courses - 7 course(s)

Resubmitted New Courses - 2 course(s)

Ongoing Review Courses - 19 course(s)

Resubmitted Ongoing Review Courses - 6 course(s)


New Courses - 7 course(s)

Elgin Community College BIO 104 - Biotechnoloyg and Society  L1906L

Lincoln Land Community College BIO 108 - Animal Biology  L1902

McHenry County College BIO 138 - Heredity, Ethics and Society  L1906

Oakton Community College BIO 109 - Plants and Society  L1901

Rend Lake College ZOO 1101 - General Zoology  L1902L

Triton College ANT 102 - Introduction to Biological Anthropology  L1907

Wilbur Wright College (CCC) ENVR TC 151 - Intro to Environmental Law and Policy  L1905

Resubmitted New Courses - 2 course(s)

Harper College BIO 120 - General Botany  L1901L

Shawnee Community College BIO-111 - Introduction to Biology  L1900L

Ongoing Review Courses - 19 course(s)

Black Hawk College BIOL 200 - Environmental Biology I  L1905

College of DuPage BIOLO 1110 - Environmental Biology  L1905L

Elgin Community College BIO 105 - Survey of Environmental Biology  L1905

Harper College BIO 101 - Biology Survey  L1900

Harper College BIO 104 - Environmental Lab Biology  L1905L

Illinois State University BSC 170 - Genetics and Society  L1906

Illinois Valley Community College BIO 1000 - The Global Environment  L1905

Joliet Junior College BIO 149 - Principles of Biology  L1900L

Kankakee Community College BIOL 1504 - Principles of Biology  L1900L

Lincoln College BIO 101 - General Survey of Biology  L1900

McHenry County College HRT 103 - Introduction to Plant Science  L1901L

Morton College BIO 150 - Heredity and Society  L1906

Parkland College BIO 101 - General Biology I  L1900L

Shawnee Community College BIO 211 - Ecology  L1905

South Suburban College BIO 152 - Man & His Environment  L1905

South Suburban College BIO 103 - Enviornmental Biology  L1905L

Triton College HRT 125 - Plants and Society  L1901

University of Illinois at Springfield BIO 141 - The Unity of Living Organisms  L1900L

University of St. Francis BIOL 115 - Plants and Civilization (W Lab)  L1901L

Resubmitted Ongoing Review Courses - 6 course(s)

Carl Sandburg College BIO 101 - General Biology  L1900L

Danville Area Community College BIOL 100 - Life Science I  L1900L

Lincoln Christian University SC 155 - Biology and Society  L1900

Morton College BIO 100 - Introducing Biology  L1900

Northern Illinois University BIOS 103 - General Biology  L1900

South Suburban College BIO 101 - Concepts of Biology  L1900

5. Items from Panel Members


6. Dates for Next Meetings

The IAI GECC Life Sciences panel will meet on Friday, November 3rd, at 10 am at ISU's Alumni Center, Rm 119, in Normal, IL. Lunch will be provided for in-person participating members. Conference call information and web meeting information, if available, and an agenda will be provided closer to the meeting. For more information regarding agenda/meeting items, contact the panel manager, Malinda Aiello at, ph#217-557-7355. For questions about the venue, contact Krista Jackson or Janice Leuchtenberg at, ph #309-438-8640/7114.

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