Welcome to the Senate Rostrum! Below is the collection of articles, starting with the most recent. Click here to go to the list of full issues.

Latest Rostrum Articles

Titlesort descending Published Author
The Proposal to Increase Funding for Noncredit Instruction

March 2005

Lieu, Mark, Chair
The Proposed Accreditation Standards: A Summary Critique

February 2002

Collins, Linda, Accrediting Commission Liaison
The Relationship of the Researcher with Faculty in Assessing Student Learning

March 2011

Grossman, David, Accreditation and SLO Committee Member
The Rules of the Game - And When to Break Them

February 2007

Ian Walton, President
The Senate and Faculty Development: One of the Ten Plus One

September 2005

Vogel, Shaaron, Chair
The Statewide Academic Senate and Local Academic Senates

September 2008

Lieu, Mark Wade, President
The Student Learning Outcomes (SLO ) Library and Three Faculty Perspectives

March 2009

Fulks, Janet, Chair, Curriculum Committee
The Student Success Task Force Recommendations—What’s Next?

November 2013

  • Michelle Pilati
    Immediate Past President
The Sun Rises on Equity and Diversity Issues: Looking Ahead to 2009-2010

May 2009

Smith, Beth, Chair, Equity and Diversity Action Committee
The Time-Lines They Are A Changin': The New Disciplines List Review Process

February 2006

Holton, Gary, Chair
The Transfer Degree: An Alternate Perspective

April 2010

Transfer and Articulation Committee Members (TAC)
The Treasures of Sacramento

June 1999

Smith, Dennis, Treasurer
The Value of GE or the Answer to "Why Do I Need to Take This Class?"

September 2012

Smith, Beth, Vice President
The Value of Messiness

December 2003

Greg Gilbert, Chair
The Vocational Faculty Leadership Institute - "Visionary Leaders Plan for Whom They Will Lead and by Whom They Will be Led"

April 2006

North, Wheeler, Chair
There and Back Again: Moving Toward Content-Review Based Prerequisites

November 2009

Mahon, Richard, Chair, Curriculum Committee
There and Back Again: Serving on an ACCJC Accreditation Evaluation Team

October 2014

  • Kale Braden
    North Representative
There are New Possibilities to Our Perennial Problems: Let's Get Radical!

September 2006

Vogel, Shaaron, Chair
Things Fall Apart: The Centre Can Hold-Reflections on Accreditation and Faculty Leadership

March 2009

Mahon, Richard, Executive Committee member
Things That Can Go Wrong and How to Prevent Them

February 2006

Patton, Jane, Chair
Thinking Outside the Horse

September 2004

Greg Gilbert
Three Cups of Coffee

February 2008

Smith, Beth, Executive Committee member
Three “Takes” of a Course: Limiting Withdrawals and Repetition to Alleviate Substandard Grades

September 2011

Smith, Beth, Vice President
To Be MC D Or Not To Be MC D-That Was The Question

May 2009

North, Wheeler, Chair, Relations with Local Senates Committee
To Diversify Faculty, Interrupt the Usual and Seize Opportunities

December 2006

Gil Puga, Rio Hondo College, Stephanie Dumont, Golden West College, Equity and Diversity Action Committee