Warren Wilson College is undergoing a process of reevaluating its general education requirements. Kathryn Burleson, director of the general education program, is supervising the process.Read the full article
Burleson is not worried about if changes will come to the program, but rather when.
“At this point it’s an exciting phase. There are some people that don’t want to change, but it’s going to happen, even if it’s in baby steps. There is enough momentum,” said Burleson.
The proposal for the new structure will be constructed by a team with representatives from several facets of the institution, including those focused in college composition, first year seminar, assessment, service-learning, and transfer-admissions.