GenEd Life Sciences Panel Meeting Summary for February 2016


To Facilitate Interinstitutional Transfer
Illinois Board of Higher Education
431, East Adams, Second Floor
Springfield, IL 62701-1418
tel: 217/557-7355
fax: 217/782-8548
Illinois Community College Board
401, East Capitol Avenue
Springfield, IL 62701-1711
tel: 217/524-5503
fax: 217/785-0090
Meeting Summary for GenEd Life Sciences Panel Meeting
Double Tree by Hilton in Bloomington, IL 61704 - 10 Brickyard Drive, Bloomington, Illinois, 61701, USA Friday, February 26, 2016
Members present: : Gretchen Adams(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Malinda Aiello(Illinois Board of Higher Education), Chris Appuhn(Black Hawk College), Diego Baez(Truman College (Harry S) (CCC)), Ashley Becker(Illinois Community College Board), Steve Bennett(Western Illinois University), Joe Bergman(Illinois Central College), Deb Bielser(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Wayne Bosma(Bradley University), Phil Bossaers(Parkland College), Joy Branlund(Southwestern Illinois College), Alan Bruha(Lewis & Clark Community College), Gary Bulla(Eastern Illinois University), Mike Caparula(Kankakee Community College), Robert Cappetta(College of DuPage), Catherine Carlson(Parkland College), Jonathon Cohen(Kankakee Community College), Susan Czerwinski(Lewis & Clark Community College), Brian Dalpiaz(Spoon River College), Lauren Denofrio-Corrales(Heartland Community College), Tracey Dosch(Waubonsee Community College), David Featherstone(University of Illinois at Chicago), Melissa Gaddini(Robert Morris University), Abby Gaier(Danville Area Community College), Joe Genslinger(Lewis & Clark Community College), Jessica Greminger(Kankakee Community College), Phil Harris(Illinois Central College), Katherine Hollis(Harper College), Krista Jackson(iTransfer System ), Tammi Kostos(McHenry County College), Sunil Koswatta(Harper College), Bryan Krall(Parkland College), Janice Leuchtenberg(iTransfer System ), Virginia Makepeace(Kankakee Community College), Marilyn Marshall(University of Illinois), Janet Matheney(Sauk Valley Community College), Heather McCallister(University of Illinois at Chicago), Randy McCarthy(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Jeremy McClure(Heartland Community College), Kelly McConnaughay(Bradley University), Kim McHale(Heartland Community College), Shawn Meagher(Western Illinois University), Brian Mercer(Parkland College), Jane Miller(Heartland Community College), Tung Nguyen(University of Illinois at Springfield), Ian Nicolaides(Shawnee Community College), Clark Niepert(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Alan Nowicki(Highland Community College), Kelly Page(Harper College), William Peacy(College of DuPage), John Peters(Chicago State University), Sara Pohl(Kishwaukee College), James Rabchuk(Western Illinois University), Christian Ray(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Jess Ray(Illinois State University), George Rutherford(Illinois State University), Carmen Shepard(Southwestern Illinois College), Curtis Shoaf(Parkland College), Rob Smith(McHenry County College), Nancy Sutton(Parkland College), Gordon Tucker(Eastern Illinois University), Bob Weck(Southwestern Illinois College), Travis White(Richland Community College), Promise Yong(Illinois Valley Community College), Jing Zhang(Governors State University)
Members present virtually:

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Members Absent: Kathy Almy(Rock Valley College), Wendy Brown(Danville Area Community College), John Chisholm(Western Illinois University), Marc Dal Ponte(Lake Land College), Noella Dcruz(Joliet Junior College), Randall Gallaher(Lewis & Clark Community College), Bernie Harris(Northern Illinois University), John Hill(Lincoln College), Nixie Hnetkovsky(Illinois Eastern Community Colleges), Laurie Hoecherl(Kishwaukee College), Cesar Jimenez(Morton College), Adam Julian(iTransfer System ), Steve Kifowit(Prairie State College), Carey Krajewski(Southern Illinois University Carbondale), Keith Krapf(John A. Logan College), Kristen Larson(Kankakee Community College), Marshall Lassak(Eastern Illinois University), Sara Leigh(Midstate College), Walter McHenry(Lake Land College), Melissa Michael(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), R John Muench(Heartland Community College), Paul Musial(Chicago State University), Rebecca Peebles(Eastern Illinois University), Jennifer Ramm(Lincoln Land Community College), George Seelinger(Illinois State University), Sedonia Sipes(Southern Illinois University Carbondale), Kristin Smigielski(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Ed Stermer(Illinois Central College), Richard Stillwell(iTransfer System ), Carol Thompson(Northern Illinois University), Adam Tournier(McKendree University), Mike Wilson(South Suburban College), Mary Wright(Southern Illinois University Carbondale), Kirk Yenerall(Lincoln Land Community College)


The GECC Life Science, GECC Mathematics, and GECC Physical Sciences panels in association with related major panels: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics got together to discuss and determine appropriate recommendations for AP test scores within specific identifiers.  Once this work was completed the panels also reviewed and revised all of their current descriptors.

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