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Latest Rostrum Articles

Titlesort descending Published Author
The Nature of Giving: An Interview with a Foundation Donor

December 2010

Smith, Beth, President of the Academic Senate Foundation, interviews Clark, Kate, former president of the Academic Senate
The Need for Full Time Faculty (again)

April 2010

Patton, Jane, President
The Never-ending Question

December 2008

Mark Wade Lieu , President
The New Task Force on Workforce, Job Creation, and a Strong Economy: An Overview and a Call for Participation

February 2015

  • Julie Bruno
    Vice President
  • Wheeler North
    Treasurer and Futures Committee Chair
The Online Education Initiative: A Progress Report

September 2014

  • Dan Crump
    Online Education Steering Committee, ASCCC Representative At-Large
  • John Freitas
    Online Education Steering Committee, ASCCC Area C Representative
The Other Side of CalWORKs: Issues Colleges Need to Consider

April 1998

Hilligoss, Tonie, Ad Hoc Welfare Reform Committee
The Partnership for Student Success at Santa Barbara City College (SBCC)

April 2010

Molloy, Kathy, Basic Skills Coordinator
The Power of Connection

April 2006

Tuller, Renee
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