Topic: Collaborative Culture for Campus Change
Inter-institutional collaboration between academic and non-academic departments is key to designing new learning spaces, as necessitated by changing curriculum and pedagogical standards. Involving representatives from academic affairs in collaboration with IT, physical plant/facilities, and auxiliary operations will help us to determine exactly what is needed for optimal learning spaces, including classrooms, laboratories, and clinics.
Updating a General Education (GE) program is often an overwhelming project due to the varied disciplines and campus needs involved. This presentation will focus on collaborative efforts at CSUSB to transform GE with a student-outcome centered approach, engaging a large number of the teaching community in the work.