Curriculum Committee’s Mandate

Trinity College’s Curriculum Committee has responsibility for overseeing the undergraduate curriculum and, after careful review and evaluation, recommending any changes and innovations to it.  The Committee also screens new course offerings, including the First-Year Seminars and the January Term, as well as conducting regular reviews of all academic departments and programs. (Faculty Manual)

Guidelines & Procedures

The following sections outline guidelines and procedures of the Curriculum Committee:

Members, 2021-22

  • Sarah Bilston, Chair (English)
  • Sonia Cardenas (Dean of the Faculty and Vice President for Academic Affairs)
  • Mitchell Polin, Secretary (Associate Dean for Curriculum)
  • Clayton Byers (Engineering, Spring)
  • Michelle Kovarik (Chemistry)
  • Rebecca Pappas (Theater and Dance)
  • Martha Risser (Classical Studies)
  • Ibrahim Shikaki (Economics)
  • Sebastian Skardal (Mathematics)
  • Kristin Triff (Fine Arts, Fall)
  • Jason Farrell ’23
  • Joshua Jocoves ’23
  • Maja Peszko ’23
Documents relating to the work of the Curriculum Committee, including annual reports and academic divisional plans, can be accessed here​.​​