Fall 2020 Open Meetings on Clemson General Education Program

October 29, 2020

We are at the final stages of the multi-year planning process for general education revisions and look forward to implementation in the coming semesters.Logo for Clemson Forward strategic plan

The General Education Committee invites Clemson faculty, staff, and students to two open meetings about general education.

Because our originally planned August 2020 retreat was cancelled, we split the content into two sessions. Both are designed to allow for attendee discussion and collaboration. Registration is requested, and the information and pertinent background for each meeting is below.

Open Meeting 1 – Proposal & Transition Plan

Wednesday, November 11 from 2:30-4:30 p.m. Meeting has now passed, and recorded information is below.

At this meeting, we discussed the proposal for general education revision (effective fall 2022), with an overview of changes and breakouts with committee members. Zoom recording and the copies of proposals and catalog changes are available by contacting

Open Meeting 2 – Pedagogy, Assessment, and Course Review

Thursday, December 3 from 2:00-3:30 p.m.

At this meeting, we reviewed and discussed results from last year’s general education program assessment and effective pedagogies. We also discussed and addressed questions about this year’s assessment plans and upcoming course review. Breakout sessions were included on the summaries from AY 19-20 assessment. Zoom recording and copies of summaries are available by contacting

Additional information:

Questions or comments can be directed to Associate Dean Bridget Trogden –


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