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CSA Weekly Update

<te Weekly Update for the Meeting held 10/27/2008

How can the Board of Trustees connect better with students?

– The board of trustees wants to meet with all kinds of students, how can they best reach out during their brief visits?

– Senate met with trustees last weekend and discussed possible creating a committee to help students connect with trustees.

– Do you have ideas for how the Trustees can connect with students?

– CONTACT: Chase Kimball ([email protected])

What are the new graduation requirements going to look like?

– The Education and Curriculum Committee is changing the graduation requirements for future classes.

Here are some of the changes being considered:

– A required First Year Seminar taken for credit.

– “Approved” Club Sports will be receive credit in the same way Varsity Sports do.

– New distro categories, most likely based on “skill sets.”

– At least 198 of 210 credits must be earned from Carleton courses.

– Writing Requirement, Speaking Requirement, Writing Portfolio remain.

– A new RAD replacement named the Global Citizenship requirement.

– CONTACT: Robert Orion Martin ([email protected]), Cat McMurtry ([email protected])

Griffin Williams ’12 and Jimmy Rothschild ’12 got enough money to buy the suit of armor!

CSA Senate meets every Monday at 7:00PM in Sayles 251, come join us!

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