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General Education Foundations Committee*

*formerly the General Education Curriculum Oversight Committee

2016-17 Members

Lisa Di Bartolomeo
Lisa Di Bartolomeo

Eberly College

(304) 293-8309

Nathalie Singh-Corcoran, Eberly, Chair-elect 
Robert Brock, Medicine 
Lesley Cottrell, Medicine
Abra Elkins, Medicine
David Hauser, Eberly
Kristen Matak, Davis 
Jennfier Merrifield, Potomac State
Melissa Morris, Statler 
Beth Nardella, Medicine 
Gayle Neldon, Education and Human Services 
Kaushlendra Singh, Davis 
Li Wang, B&E 
Sue Day-Perroots, Provost’s Office, ex officio 
Sean McGowan, Registrar's Office, ex officio
Matthew Valenti, Statler, Faculty Senate Chair-elect, ex officio
Elizabeth Barnhart, SGA Student Representative

2016-2017 GEF Committee Meeting Dates

August 29, 2016
September 19, 2016
October 3, 2016
October 17, 2016
October 31, 2016
November 7, 2016
December 5, 2016
January 30, 2017
February 6, 2017
February 20, 2017
March 20, 2017
April 3, 2017
April 17, 2017
May 1, 2017


The General Education Foundations Committee (GEFCo) will:
  1. Review applications for new GEF courses and existing GEF courses.

  2. Produce resources and educational opportunities to support the GEF and institutions to develop appropriate WVU Learning Goals.
  3. Collaborate with other committees and any relevant administrative bodies on Outcomes Assessment of the GEF and other relevant assessment issues.
  4. Address in a timely fashion any other issues pertinent to the success of the GEF.
  5. Collect course-level assessment of the GEF as part of the application and review process.
  6. Evaluate periodically national trends in general education and best practices, and implement changes as needed.

Each year at the April meeting of the Faculty Senate, the committee chair will provide a report on the current state of the General Education Curriculum.