Give Students a Compass

General Education in California

CSU Fullerton, Titan Student Union

May 3-4, 2010
California State University, Fullerton

Regardless of major or profession, a full life demands more than ever: creativity, civic responsibility, facility working with cross-functional teams on unscripted, complicated, and evolving problems. These are the intellectual capacities our students need wherever they begin college.

What are the most promising practices in general education at California's public community colleges and universities? Which of them can be shared and brought to scale, to inform new frameworks for liberal learning and transfer?

Join faculty, administrators, grantmakers, and national leaders in American higher education for two days of reflection, discussion, and planning about where we've been and where we might go.