WHEREAS, the core curriculum embodied in the new General Education program developed and recommended by the faculty represents Winthrop University's values and beliefs which it wishes to transmit to the students with whom we are entrusted; and

WHEREAS, the General Education curriculum is central for, and of critical importance to, Winthrop's aspirations for distinction; and

WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees applauds the work of our faculty, reaffirms our belief in the principles and objectives involved; and offers support for implementation of the program;

THEREFORE, LET IT BE RESOLVED by the Board of Trustees of Winthrop University that the General Education program recommended by the Faculty Conference and the President is hereby acknowledged and approved.

June 6, 2003